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Lucasfilm Patent Grants

Animation environment

Patent Number 9558578 - January 31, 2017

Methods, systems, and apparatus, including computer programs encoded on computer storage media, for animation. An animation application…

Calibrating stereoscopic cameras

Patent Number 9519976 - December 13, 2016

A stereoscopic camera calibration target includes: first illumination points on a first surface; second illumination points on a second…

Path and speed based character control

Patent Number 9508176 - November 29, 2016

A 3D animation environment that includes an animation object is generated. A movement speed is assigned to object the 3D animation…

Flexible 3-D character rigging blocks with interface obligations

Patent Number 9508178 - November 29, 2016

A method of generating an animation rig for a 3-D computing environment may include accessing a plurality of blocks, each representing a…

Flexible 3-D character rigging development architecture

Patent Number 9508179 - November 29, 2016

A method of generating an animation rig for a three-dimensional (3-D) computing environment may include providing a rig generation environment…

Lucasfilm Patent Applications

ANIMATION MOTION CAPTURE USING THREE-DIMENSIONAL SCANNER DATA

Application Number 20170046865 - February 16, 2017

Systems and techniques are provided for performing animation motion capture of objects within an environment. For example, a method may…

FACILITATE USER MANIPULATION OF A VIRTUAL REALITY ENVIRONMENT VIEW USING A COMPUTING DEVICE WITH TOUCH SENSITIVE SURFACE

Application Number 20160283081 - September 29, 2016

A system and method for controlling a view of a virtual reality (VR) environment via a computing device with a touch sensitive surface are…

FACILITATE USER MANIPULATION OF A VIRTUAL REALITY ENVIRONMENT

Application Number 20160284136 - September 29, 2016

A system and method facilitating a user to manipulate a virtual reality (VR) environment are disclosed. The user may provide an input via a…

SWITCHING MODES OF A MEDIA CONTENT ITEM

Application Number 20160227262 - August 4, 2016

Systems and techniques are provided for switching between different modes of a media content item. A media content item may include a movie…

EFFICIENT LENS RE-DISTORTION

Application Number 20160180501 - June 23, 2016

Methods and systems efficiently apply known distortion, such as of a camera and lens, to source image data to produce data of an output image…

Lucasfilm Federal Litigation Filings

Disney Enterprises, Inc. et al v. Hollywood Entertainment Group LLC et al

California Central District Court - December 21, 2016

Disney Enterprises, Inc., et al v. VidAngel, Inc.

U.S. Court of Appeals, Ninth Circuit - December 15, 2016

Lucasfilm Ltd. LLC et al v. Brown

California Northern District Court - October 14, 2016

Marvel Characters, Inc. et al v. Tee Fury LLC d/b/a TeeFury.com

California Central District Court - July 11, 2016

Disney Enterprises, Inc. et al v. VidAngel Inc.

California Central District Court - June 9, 2016

Lucasfilm Federal District Court Decisions

Nitsch v. Dreamworks Animation SKG Inc. et al

California Northern District Court - November 11, 2016

Final Judgment as to Defendants Sony Pictures Imageworks Inc., Sony Pictures Animation Inc., and Blue Sky Studios Inc. Signed by Judge Lucy…

Nitsch v. Dreamworks Animation SKG Inc. et al

California Northern District Court - November 11, 2016

Order by Hon. Lucy H. Koh Granting 331 Motion for Attorney Fees.(lhklc2, COURT STAFF) (Filed on 11/11/2016)

Nitsch v. Dreamworks Animation SKG Inc. et al

California Northern District Court - November 11, 2016

Order by Hon. Lucy H. Koh Granting 336 Motion for Final Approval of Settlement with Sony Pictures Imageworks, Inc., Sony Pictures…

Porter v. Lucasfilm Ltd. LLC

California Northern District Court - August 24, 2016

ORDER of Dismissal. Signed by Magistrate Judge Jacqueline Scott Corley on 8/24/2016. (ahm, COURT STAFF) (Filed on 8/24/2016)

Disney Enterprises, Inc. et al v. VidAngel Inc.

California Central District Court - August 19, 2016

PROTECTIVE ORDER by Magistrate Judge Paul L. Abrams re Stipulation for Protective Order 21 (NOTE CHANGES MADE BY THE COURT) (sbu)

Lucasfilm State Court Decisions

Veronese v. Lucasfilm Ltd.

California Court of Appeal - December 28, 2012

Veronese v. Lucasfilm

California Court of Appeal - December 18, 2012

Veronese v. Lucasfilm

California Court of Appeal - December 10, 2012