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Disney Patent Grants

Video capture system control using virtual cameras for augmented reality

Patent Number 9794541 - October 17, 2017

There is provided a system and method for integrating a virtual rendering system and a video capture system using flexible camera control to…

Mutli-layer plenoptic displays that combine multiple emissive and light modulating planes

Patent Number 9791706 - October 17, 2017

A multi-planar plenoptic display assembly is provided that includes multiple spatially-varying light emitting and light modulating planes. The…

Method and system for progressively sculpting three-dimensional geometry

Patent Number 9792723 - October 17, 2017

The disclosure provides an approach for progressively sculpting three-dimensional (3D) geometry. In one configuration, a sculpting application…

Systems and methods for detecting free-standing groups of individuals

Patent Number 9785838 - October 10, 2017

There is provided a system and method for grouping a plurality of individuals, each individual of the plurality of individuals having a…

Scene reconstruction from high spatio-angular resolution light fields

Patent Number 9786062 - October 10, 2017

The disclosure provides an approach for estimating depth in a scene. According to one aspect, regions where the depth estimation is expected…

Disney Patent Applications

SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR LINKING AND INTERACTING BETWEEN AUGMENTED REALITY AND VIRTUAL REALITY ENVIRONMENTS

Application Number 20170301140 - October 19, 2017

Systems and methods are described for linking and interacting between augmented reality (AR) and virtual reality (VR) environments. An AR host…

SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR PRESENCE OR PROXIMITY-BASED SORTING

Application Number 20170295227 - October 12, 2017

Systems and methods are provided for proximity-based sorting. Information may be transmitted to user devices from beacons or similar…

AUGMENTED REALITY MUSIC COMPOSITION

Application Number 20170287456 - October 5, 2017

Systems and methods for re-arranging a musical composition using augmented reality are disclosed. A user can be provided with one or more…

SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR LEVERAGING MACHINE LEARNING TO DELIVER TIME-SENSITIVE CONTENT OVER OPTIMAL DEVICES AND CHANNELS

Application Number 20170272505 - September 21, 2017

Systems and methods are described for leveraging machine learning to deliver time-sensitive media content offers to a consumer over an optimal…

SYSTEMS AND METHODS FOR AUTOMATING IDENTIFICATION AND DISPLAY OF VIDEO DATA SETS

Application Number 20170256289 - September 7, 2017

A system for identifying, tagging, and displaying one or more assets within an audio visual (AV) file includes an asset tagging server, an…

Disney Federal Litigation Filings

Walt Disney Company The v. AIG Specialty Insurance Company

California Central District Court - October 17, 2017

Universal City Studios Productions LLLP et al

California Central District Court - October 13, 2017

John Doe v. Professional Service Industries, Inc. et al

Florida Middle District Court - October 10, 2017

Gallardo et al v. Johnson & Johnson, Inc. et al

New Jersey District Court - October 5, 2017

Angel et al v. Monsanto Company

Missouri Eastern District Court - September 6, 2017

Disney Federal District Court Decisions

Topol v. HCL America, Inc. et al

Florida Middle District Court - September 14, 2017

ORDER adopting 69 REPORT AND RECOMMENDATIONS re 68 Joint MOTION for miscellaneous relief, specifically approval of Settlement…

Mallett v. Walt Disney Pixar

Texas Northern District Court - September 14, 2017

Order. It is ORDERED that the findings and conclusions of the Report and Recommendation are hereby ADOPTED as the findings and conclusions of…

Alexander Cabrera v. Walt Disney Parks and Resorts U.S., Inc.

California Central District Court - August 30, 2017

ORDER by Judge Michael W. Fitzgerald: The Stipulation to Dismiss Case 42 is GRANTED. (Case Terminated. Made JS-6.) (cw)

Antonio Vernon v. CBS Television Studios et al

Illinois Northern District Court - August 28, 2017

MEMORANDUM Order: Accordingly, as forecast in Dkt. No. 41, this action is dismissed for want of prosecution. If Vernon or his counsel wishes…

Quigley v. Yelp, Inc. et al

California Northern District Court - August 7, 2017

ORDER by Judge Richard Seeborg denying motions to dismiss [#17], [#20], [#25] as moot.(cl, COURT STAFF) (Filed on 8/7/2017)

Disney State Court Decisions

Michael Barth v. Walt Disney Parks and Resorts

United States US Court of Appeals, Third Circuit - September 8, 2017

DISNEY ENTERPRISES, INC. V. VIDANGEL, INC.

United States US Court of Appeals, Ninth Circuit - August 24, 2017

Preliminary Injunction / Copyright. The panel affirmed the district court’s preliminary injunction against the defendant in an action…

Diece-Lisa Industries, Inc. v. Disney Enterprises, Inc. dba Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures et al

Texas Texas Eastern District Court - July 10, 2017

MEMORANDUM OPINION AND ORDER Overruling Plaintiffs Objections and Adopting the Magistrate Judges Memorandum Order (Docket No. 206). Signed by…

State of Washington v. Marshall Disney

Washington Court of Appeals Division III - June 27, 2017

Sabrina Renee Brown v. The Walt Disney Studios

United States US Court of Appeals, Fourth Circuit - May 30, 2017

Disney Federal Appellate Court Decisions

Michael Barth v. Walt Disney Parks and Resorts

US Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit - September 8, 2017

DISNEY ENTERPRISES, INC. V. VIDANGEL, INC.

US Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit - August 24, 2017

Preliminary Injunction / Copyright. The panel affirmed the district court’s preliminary injunction against the defendant in an action…

Sabrina Renee Brown v. The Walt Disney Studios

US Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit - May 30, 2017

ROYCE MATHEW V. THE WALT DISNEY CO.

US Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit - May 2, 2017

DENNIS BECVAR V. THE WALT DISNEY COMPANY

U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit - November 13, 2015