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Disney Patent Grants

Projection system for enhancing and modifying the appearance of a projection surface

Patent Number 9632404 - April 25, 2017

The present disclosure includes a projection system for enhancing color saturation and contrast for a projected image. The projection surface…

Methods and systems for creating a hull that may have concavities

Patent Number 9633459 - April 25, 2017

Methods and systems are disclosed for generating a hull that may have concavities. One example of such a method includes creating a collection…

Live panoramic image capture and distribution

Patent Number 9635252 - April 25, 2017

There is provided a system and a method for use by the system to provide live panoramic image capture and distribution. In one implementation,…

Fabrication of materials with desired characteristics from base materials having determined characteristics

Patent Number 9623608 - April 18, 2017

In an object generation system, consumable base materials are characterized in a characterization process wherein an object generation system…

Systems and methods for position tracking using magnetoquasistatic fields

Patent Number 9625247 - April 18, 2017

Embodiments of the invention broadly contemplate systems, methods, apparatuses and program products that provide position tracking using a…

Disney Patent Applications

DEVICE-RESIDENT CONTENT PROTECTION

Application Number 20170111711 - April 20, 2017

Systems and methods are provided for enforcing the consumption and broadcasting of protected content. A user device on which protected content…

SYSTEMS AND METHODS FOR EXHIBITION DATE NOTIFICATION

Application Number 20170098243 - April 6, 2017

Systems and methods for exhibition date notification are provided. A user may specify a particular genre of entertainment and/or a particular…

METHODS AND SYSTEMS OF PERFORMING PERFORMANCE CAPTURE USING AN ANATOMICALLY-CONSTRAINED LOCAL MODEL

Application Number 20170091529 - March 30, 2017

Techniques and systems are described for generating an anatomically-constrained local model and for performing performance capture using the…

METHODS AND SYSTEMS FOR PERSONALIZED GAMIFICATION OF MEDIA CONTENT

Application Number 20170091827 - March 30, 2017

Systems and methods for increasing consumer engagement with a multimedia content distribution system through the use of temporal metadata and…

METHODS AND SYSTEMS OF GENERATING AN ANATOMICALLY-CONSTRAINED LOCAL MODEL FOR PERFORMANCE CAPTURE

Application Number 20170091994 - March 30, 2017

Techniques and systems are described for generating an anatomically-constrained local model and for performing performance capture using the…

Disney Federal Litigation Filings

Williams et al v. The Walt Disney Company

California Central District Court - April 21, 2017

Eugene Towers v. Robert Iger, et al

U.S. Court of Appeals, Ninth Circuit - April 19, 2017

Arthur Thyme v. NBCUniversal Media LLC et al

California Central District Court - March 29, 2017

Esplanade Productions, Inc. v. The Walt Disney Company et al

California Central District Court - March 21, 2017

Montes v. Chiquita Brands International Inc. et al

Ohio Southern District Court - March 10, 2017

Disney Federal District Court Decisions

Plaintiff v. Defendant

California Central District Court - April 21, 2017

JUDGMENT by Judge Percy Anderson, Related to: Order on Motion for Order, 73 . IT IS HEREBY ORDERED, ADJUDGED, AND DECREED that…

Horizon Comics Productions Inc v. Marvel Entertainment LLC et al

New York Southern District Court - March 27, 2017

OPINION AND ORDER: re: 35 MOTION to Dismiss the Complaint. filed by Marvel Worldwide, Inc., Marvel Entertainment, LLC, Paramount Pictures…

Johnny Galvan v. Walt Disney Parks and Resorts U.S., Inc. et al

California Central District Court - March 17, 2017

MINUTES (IN CHAMBERS) Order Granting Plaintiffs' Motion for Remand by Judge Andre Birotte Jr.: The Court finds Defendant has not…

Plaintiff v. Defendant

Michigan Western District Court - February 8, 2017

OPINION AND ORDER reversing the denial of disability benefits; signed by District Judge Paul L. Maloney (Judge Paul L. Maloney, cmc)

Plaintiff v. Defendant

Michigan Western District Court - February 8, 2017

JUDGMENT; signed by District Judge Paul L. Maloney (Judge Paul L. Maloney, cmc)

Disney State Court Decisions

Wind Dancer Prod. Grp. v. Walt Disney Pictures

California Court of Appeal - March 24, 2017

Johnny Galvan v. Walt Disney Parks and Resorts U.S., Inc. et al

California California Central District Court - March 17, 2017

MINUTES (IN CHAMBERS) Order Granting Plaintiffs' Motion for Remand by Judge Andre Birotte Jr.: The Court finds Defendant has not…

ERIN AUSTIN V WALT DISNEY PICTURES

Michigan Court of Appeals Unpublished - February 21, 2017

Tobin v. Disney Long-Term Disability Plan et al

Michigan Michigan Western District Court - February 8, 2017

OPINION AND ORDER reversing the denial of disability benefits; signed by District Judge Paul L. Maloney (Judge Paul L. Maloney, cmc)

Disney v. Hood

Michigan Michigan Eastern District Court - December 22, 2016

OPINION AND ORDER amending caption, dismissing 1 Complaint and transferring case to the USCA for the Sixth Circuit. Signed by District Judge…

Disney Federal Appellate Court Decisions

DENNIS BECVAR V. THE WALT DISNEY COMPANY

U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit - November 13, 2015

JOSE MARTINEZ V. WALT DISNEY PARKS AND RESORTS

U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit - November 4, 2015

Isabella Tanikumi v. Walt Disney Co

U.S. Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit - September 29, 2015

Stan Lee Media v. Walt Disney Company

U.S. Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit - December 23, 2014