Disney Profile

Disney Patent Grants

Robot with inertia shifting assembly providing spin control during flight

Patent Number 10606282 - March 31, 2020

A robot configured to provide accurate control over the rate of spin or rotation of the robot. To control the rate of spin, the robot includes…

Automatically rebroadcasting video streams for confidence review

Patent Number 10607085 - March 31, 2020

There is provided a system including an Internet Protocol (IP) switch, a client, a content source, a content monitor, a system manager having…

Perceptual data association

Patent Number 10607105 - March 31, 2020

Embodiments provide for perceptual data association received from at least a first and a second sensor disposed at different positions in an…

Denoising monte carlo renderings using progressive neural networks

Patent Number 10607319 - March 31, 2020

Supervised machine learning using neural networks is applied to denoising images rendered by MC path tracing. Specialization of neural…

Light ray based calibration system and method

Patent Number 10609365 - March 31, 2020

The present disclosure relates to a system and method for calibrating an optical device, such as a camera. In one example, the system includes…

Disney Patent Applications

SYSTEMS AND METHODS FOR TRACKING A PHYSICAL OBJECT USING A PASSIVE OBJECT HAVING A REFLECTIVE SURFACE

Application Number 20200086208 - March 19, 2020

Systems, methods, and devices are disclosed for tracking physical objects using a passive reflective object. A computer-implemented method…

MACHINE LEARNING BASED VIDEO COMPRESSION

Application Number 20200090069 - March 19, 2020

Systems and methods for compressing target content are disclosed. In one embodiment, a system may include non-transient electronic storage and…

TECHNIQUES FOR CAPTURING DYNAMIC APPEARANCE OF SKIN

Application Number 20200082572 - March 12, 2020

Embodiments of the present disclosure techniques for modeling and capturing the dynamic appearance of skin. These techniques can couple…

PIPELINE FOR HIGH DYNAMIC RANGE VIDEO CODING BASED ON LUMINANCE INDEPENDENT CHROMATICITY PREPROCESSING

Application Number 20200053252 - February 13, 2020

The disclosure describes a high dynamic range video coding pipeline that may reduce color artifacts and improve compression efficiency. The…

MACHINE LEARNING BASED VIDEO COMPRESSION

Application Number 20200053388 - February 13, 2020

Systems and methods are disclosed for compressing a target video. A computer-implemented method may use a computer system that include one or…

Disney Federal District Court Decisions

Jose Valenzuela et al v. Walt Disney Parks and Resorts U.S., Inc. et al

California Central District Court - April 1, 2020

ORDER: (1) GRANTING FINAL APPROVAL OF CLASS ACTION SETTLEMENT; AND (2) ENTERING FINAL JUDGMENT by Judge James V. Selna, the Court hereby…

A. L. et al v. Walt Disney Parks and Resorts US, Inc.

Florida Middle District Court - March 24, 2020

ORDER granting 338 Motion to Seal Defendant's unredacted post-trial brief. Signed by Magistrate Judge Thomas B. Smith on 3/24/2020.…

Magee v. The Walt Disney Company

New York Southern District Court - March 23, 2020

ORDER: In light of recent public health developments, the previously scheduled initial conference on April 28, 2020 at 10:30 a.m. (see ECF…

Diece-Lisa Industries, Inc. v. Disney Store USA et al

Texas Eastern District Court - March 23, 2020

MEMORANDUM ORDER. Signed by Magistrate Judge Roy S. Payne on 3/23/2020. (nkl, )

A. L. et al v. Walt Disney Parks and Resorts US, Inc.

Florida Middle District Court - March 9, 2020

ORDER granting in part and denying in part 334 Motion to Seal. Signed by Magistrate Judge Thomas B. Smith on 3/9/2020. (Smith, Thomas)

Disney State Court Decisions

Daniels v. The Walt Disney Co.

United States US Court of Appeals, Ninth Circuit - March 16, 2020

Copyright. The panel affirmed the district court’s dismissal of an action alleging copyright infringement by the Disney movie Inside Out…

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

New York New York Eastern District Court - January 30, 2020

OPINION & ORDER PPAS' s request to intervene on behalf of the Zohar funds is denied and its motion to intervene on behalf of Ark II is…

Diece-Lisa Industries, Inc. v. Disney Enterprises,

United States US Court of Appeals, Fifth Circuit - November 20, 2019

Diece-Lisa Industries, Inc. v. Disney Enterprises,

United States US Court of Appeals, Fifth Circuit - November 20, 2019

ONICA GRAZETTE vs MAGICAL CRUISE COMPANY LIMITED, D/B/A DISNEY CRUISE LINE

Florida Fifth District Court of Appeal - October 11, 2019

Disney Federal Appellate Court Decisions

Daniels v. The Walt Disney Co.

US Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit - March 16, 2020

Copyright. The panel affirmed the district court’s dismissal of an action alleging copyright infringement by the Disney movie Inside Out…

Diece-Lisa Industries, Inc. v. Disney Enterprises,

US Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit - November 20, 2019

Diece-Lisa Industries, Inc. v. Disney Enterprises,

US Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit - November 20, 2019

ESPLANADE PRODUCTIONS, INC. V. THE WALT DISNEY COMPANY

US Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit - April 24, 2019

JEREMIAH BALIK V. THE WALT DISNEY COMPANY

US Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit - August 21, 2018