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Disney Patent Grants

Multi-layer user interfaces

Patent Number 9600147 - March 21, 2017

Multi-layer user interfaces are provided. A user may traverse a hierarchy of information by accessing information in different branches of the…

Multi-device display configuration

Patent Number 9600220 - March 21, 2017

A process provides a multi-device display configuration. The process receives, at a master device, one or more device parameters from a…

Contextual media presentation

Patent Number 9600485 - March 21, 2017

A process, computer program product, and apparatus provide for a contextual media presentation. The process, computer program product, and…

System and method for utilizing motion fields to predict evolution in dynamic scenes

Patent Number 9600760 - March 21, 2017

Described herein are methods, systems, apparatuses and products for utilizing motion fields to predict evolution in dynamic scenes. One aspect…

Interactive design system for character crafting

Patent Number 9600921 - March 21, 2017

There are provided an interactive design system and method for character crafting. An example system includes a memory storing a machine…

Disney Patent Applications

SYSTEMS AND METHODS OF VISUALIZING MULTIMEDIA CONTENT

Application Number 20170024385 - January 26, 2017

Systems and methods for creating dynamic, real-time visual representations of multimedia content. A temporal metadata visualization module…

DETAILED SPATIO-TEMPORAL RECONSTRUCTION OF EYELIDS

Application Number 20170024907 - January 26, 2017

Methods and systems of reconstructing an eyelid are provided. A method of reconstructing an eyelid includes obtaining one or more images of…

ADJUSTING MEDIA AVAILABILITY VIA A CONTENT CONSUMPTION ACTIVITY DASHBOARD

Application Number 20160381411 - December 29, 2016

Systems and methods are described for enabling a user to bias the type of media content made available to a user account through a localized…

GENERATING DYNAMIC TEMPORAL VERSIONS OF CONTENT

Application Number 20160373817 - December 22, 2016

Systems and methods for dynamically and automatically generating short-form versions of long-form media content are provided. The long-form…

CONTENT DEVELOPMENT REVIEW SYSTEM

Application Number 20160364375 - December 15, 2016

A process and apparatus provide a content development review system. The process and apparatus perform, with a processor, automatic testing of…

Disney Federal Litigation Filings

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

California Central District Court - March 21, 2017

Freeny III et al v. Walt Disney Parks and Resorts Worldwide, Inc. et al

Texas Eastern District Court - February 24, 2017

Andrew Bonner, Jr. v. Walt Disney Co, et al

U.S. Court of Appeals, Third Circuit - February 17, 2017

Frederick Banks v. Disney, et al

U.S. Court of Appeals, Ninth Circuit - February 15, 2017

Medved v. Dreamworks Animation SKG Incorporated et al

Arizona District Court - February 7, 2017

Disney Federal District Court Decisions

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)

Alexander Cabrera v. Walt Disney Parks and Resorts U.S., Inc.

California Central District Court - January 20, 2017

PROTECTIVE ORDER RE: NONDISCLOSURE OF CONFIDENTIAL DOCUMENTS AND INFORMATION by Magistrate Judge Jean P. Rosenbluth. (See Order for…

Plaintiff v. Defendant

Florida Middle District Court - January 4, 2017

ORDER adopting 67 REPORT AND RECOMMENDATIONS re 56 Joint MOTION to Dismiss Without Prejudice filed by Jeffrey Topol. The Clerk is…

Towers v. Iger et al

California Northern District Court - December 13, 2016

ORDER GRANTING IN PART AND DENYING IN PART 60 PLAINTIFF'S MOTION TO FILE UNDER SEAL. Signed by Judge Beth Labson Freeman on 12/13/2016.…

Disney State Court Decisions

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 Enterprises, Inc. v. Finanz St. Honore, B.V.

New York New York Eastern District Court - December 7, 2016

OPINION & ORDER granting Disney partial summary judgment as to liability on its breach of contract and attorney's fees claims and…

BARTH, et al. v. THE WALT DISNEY COMPANY, et al

Pennsylvania Pennsylvania Eastern District Court - August 29, 2016

MEMORANDUM AND OPINION. SIGNED BY HONORABLE ROBERT F. KELLY ON 8/29/16. 8/29/16 ENTERED & E-MAILED.(fdc)

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