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Netflix Patent Grants

Adaptive streaming for digital content distribution

Patent Number 9521354 - December 13, 2016

One embodiment of the present invention sets forth a technique for adapting playback bit rate to available delivery bandwidth in a content…

Pre-buffering audio streams

Patent Number 9510043 - November 29, 2016

One embodiment of the present invention sets forth a technique for identifying and pre-buffering audio/video stream pairs. The method includes…

API platform that includes server-executed client-based code

Patent Number 9485305 - November 1, 2016

A technique for providing an API from a server to one of more endpoint devices including receiving a request for data from a endpoint device,…

Selecting and ordering groups of titles

Patent Number 9477713 - October 25, 2016

Techniques for selecting and ordering groups of titles to present as recommendations. In one embodiment, for example, a method performed by…

Measuring user quality of experience for a streaming media service

Patent Number 9479562 - October 25, 2016

Techniques are disclosed for representing a user quality of experience (QoE) experienced by users of a streaming media service using a single…

Netflix Patent Applications

RECOMMENDING MEDIA ITEMS BASED ON TAKE RATE SIGNALS

Application Number 20150312603 - October 29, 2015

In an approach, a method comprises using a server computer in a media content delivery system that is configured to selectively deliver a…

DISTRIBUTING TASKS TO WORKERS IN A CROWD-SOURCING WORKFORCE

Application Number 20150254596 - September 10, 2015

One embodiment of the invention disclosed herein provides techniques for distributing tasks to skilled workers participating in a managed…

AUTOMATICALLY GENERATING VOLUME IMAGES AND LAUNCHING VIRTUAL COMPUTING INSTANCES

Application Number 20150227355 - August 13, 2015

In an embodiment, a method comprises using a first server computer, executing a process that is configured to generate virtual computer…

UNIVERSAL DATA STORAGE SYSTEM THAT MAINTAINS DATA ACROSS ONE OR MORE SPECIALIZED DATA STORES

Application Number 20150169757 - June 18, 2015

In an embodiment, a method comprises receiving an input defining organization of one or more universal data elements; generating a universal…

PREDICTIVE AUTO SCALING ENGINE

Application Number 20150113120 - April 23, 2015

Techniques for predictively scaling a distributed application are described. Embodiments could monitor performance of an application within a…

Netflix Federal Litigation Filings

Roe v. Netflix, Inc. et al

Colorado District Court - January 12, 2017

Medved v. Dreamworks Animation SKG Incorporated et al

Arizona District Court - November 9, 2016

Guada Technologies LLC v. Netflix, Inc.

Texas Eastern District Court - October 14, 2016

!K7 Records GmbH v. Netflix, Inc.

New York Southern District Court - August 30, 2016

Thomas Althouse v. Sony Pictures et al

California Central District Court - August 15, 2016

Netflix Federal District Court Decisions

Thomas Althouse v. Sony Pictures et al

California Central District Court - November 29, 2016

[In Chambers] Order to Show Cause re Dismissal for Lack of Prosecution re Sony Pictures; Netflix, Inc.; Universal Studios; Joel Silver; Andy…

Jordon v. Hoag et al

California Northern District Court - July 1, 2016

ORDER CONTINUING CASE MANAGEMENT CONFERENCE. Any request to stay discovery under Landis v. North American Co., 299 U.S. 248 (1936), or other…

Jordon v. Hoag et al

California Northern District Court - March 25, 2016

ORDER granting 38 Motion to Dismiss. Any amended complaint must be filed on or before 4/15/2016. The Case Management Conference scheduled…

Jordon v. Hoag et al

California Northern District Court - August 26, 2015

ORDER GRANTING 37 Notice of Voluntary Dismissal as to Defendant Netflix ONLY filed by J. D. Jordon. Netflix terminated. Signed by Judge…

Jordon v. Hoag et al

California Northern District Court - July 13, 2015

ORDER granting 14 STIPULATION Extending Defendants' Time to Answer or Otherwise Respond to Complaint. Defendants' deadline to…

Netflix State Court Decisions

NETFLIX, INC. v. ROVI CORPORATION

United States U.S. Court of Appeals, Federal Circuit - November 7, 2016

Convergent Media Solutions LLC v. Netflix Inc

Texas Texas Northern District Court - September 26, 2016

Memorandum Opinion and Order: Accordingly, the Court DENIES 10 Defendants' Motion s without prejudice to consideration of § 101…

ARKANSAS TEACHER RET. SYSTEM V. NETFLIX INC.

United States U.S. Court of Appeals, Ninth Circuit - April 11, 2016

Copy Protection LLC v. Netflix Inc.

Delaware Delaware District Court - August 5, 2015

MEMORANDUM OPINION re claim construction. Signed by Judge Leonard P. Stark on 8/5/15. (ntl)

MEGHAN MOLLETT V. NETFLIX, INC.

United States U.S. Court of Appeals, Ninth Circuit - July 31, 2015

Video Privacy Protection Act. The panel affirmed the dismissal of claims brought under the Video Privacy Protection Act and California Civil…

Netflix Federal Appellate Court Decisions

NETFLIX, INC. v. ROVI CORPORATION

U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit - November 7, 2016

ARKANSAS TEACHER RET. SYSTEM V. NETFLIX INC.

U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit - April 11, 2016

MEGHAN MOLLETT V. NETFLIX, INC.

U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit - July 31, 2015

Video Privacy Protection Act. The panel affirmed the dismissal of claims brought under the Video Privacy Protection Act and California Civil…

DONALD CULLEN V. NETFLIX

U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit - April 1, 2015

ANDREA RESNICK V. NETFLIX, INC.

U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit - February 27, 2015

Antitrust. The panel affirmed the district court’s summary judgment and affirmed in part and reversed in part its award of costs in…