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System and method for playsets using tracked objects and corresponding virtual worlds

Patent Number 9539506 - January 10, 2017

There is provided a system and method for playsets using tracked objects and corresponding virtual worlds. There is provided an object for use…

Facilitating gesture-based association of multiple devices

Patent Number 9542579 - January 10, 2017

Gesture-based association of multiple devices may be facilitated, which may effectuate presentation of content related to associated devices.…

Flexible, shapeable free-form electrostatic speakers

Patent Number 9544696 - January 10, 2017

An embodiment provides a free-form electrostatic speaker, including: a three dimensional object body; at least a portion of the three…

Ghost expressions based on ghost data augmented by user-provided information

Patent Number 9533230 - January 3, 2017

Ghost expressions with user-provided information may be provided in asynchronous gameplay. According to some implementations, ghost data…

System and method for managing location services in wireless networks

Patent Number 9538320 - January 3, 2017

Described herein are methods, systems, apparatuses and products for managing location services in wireless networks. One aspect provides a…

Disney Patent Applications

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…

SYSTEMS AND METHODS FOR FINDING NEARBY USERS WITH COMMON INTERESTS

Application Number 20160364811 - December 15, 2016

The present disclosure provides systems and methods for a mobile device to select interest information to automatically share with other…

ADVERTISING INVENTORY MANAGEMENT SYSTEM AND METHOD

Application Number 20160358232 - December 8, 2016

A method of managing advertisement inventory in an internet advertising system is provided. The method comprises forecasting advertisement…

Disney Federal Litigation Filings

Topol v. HCL America, Inc. et al

Florida Middle District Court - January 20, 2017

v. RN'D Productions, Inc et al

Texas Southern District Court - January 17, 2017

Walt Disney Parks & Resorts US Inc et al

California Central District Court - January 13, 2017

Alice Looking, Ltd. v. The Walt Disney Company et al

California Central District Court - January 11, 2017

Timothy Forsyth v. Motion Picture Association of, et al

U.S. Court of Appeals, Ninth Circuit - December 29, 2016

Disney Federal District Court Decisions

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.…

Banks v. Disney et al

Florida Southern District Court - November 30, 2016

ORDER DENYING PLAINTIFF'S APPLICATION TO PROCEED WITHOUT PREPAYING FEES AND DISMISSING COMPLAINT denying 3 MOTION for Leave to…

Forsyth v. Motion Picture Association of America (MPAA) et al

California Northern District Court - November 28, 2016

STIPULATION AND ORDER 60 re Entry of Judgment and Defendants' Deadline to File Motion for Attorneys' Fees.Signed by Judge Richard…

Disney State Court Decisions

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…

State v. Disney

Ohio Twelfth District Court of Appeals - June 20, 2016

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