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Adaptive rendered environments using user context

Patent Number 9566509 - February 14, 2017

There is provided a system and method for adaptive rendered environments using user context. The method comprises determining user context…

System and method for visual search in a video media player

Patent Number 9569533 - February 14, 2017

There is provided a system and method for visual search in a video media player. There is provided a computing device for performing a visual…

Sectioned memory networks for online word-spotting in continuous speech

Patent Number 9570069 - February 14, 2017

Systems, methods, and computer program products to detect a keyword in speech, by generating, from a sequence of spectral feature vectors…

Systems and methods for interpolating frames of a video

Patent Number 9571786 - February 14, 2017

Interpolating frames of a video may provide a technique for one or more of frame rate conversion, temporal upsampling for generating slow…

Signaling warp maps using a high efficiency video coding (HEVC) extension for 3D video coding

Patent Number 9571812 - February 14, 2017

Techniques are disclosed for view generation based on a video coding scheme. A bitstream is received that is encoded based on the video coding…

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

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

Vuppala v. Nederlander Organization, Inc. et al

New York Southern District Court - January 27, 2017

Nobile v. Watts et al

New York Southern District Court - January 26, 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

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)

Suevsky v. Walt Disney World Parks and Resorts

Florida Florida Middle District Court - June 20, 2016

ORDER granting 49 Motion for summary judgment. The Court reserves jurisdiction to assess costs. Signed by Judge Gregory A. Presnell on…

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