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Dreamworks Patent Grants

Level-based data sharing for digital content production

Patent Number 9811936 - November 7, 2017

Systems and methods for rendering three-dimensional images using a level graph are provided. The level graph is accessed, comprising a first…

Multipoint offset sampling deformation

Patent Number 9786083 - October 10, 2017

A skin deformation system for use in computer animation is disclosed. The skin deformation system accesses the skeleton structure of a…

Method and system for directly manipulating the constrained model of a computer-generated character

Patent Number 9786085 - October 10, 2017

A rail manipulator indicates the possible range(s) of movement of a part of a computer-generated character in a computer animation system. The…

Timing-based scheduling for computer-generated animation

Patent Number 9734798 - August 15, 2017

A method of scheduling and performing computations for generating an interactive computer-generated animation on behalf of a client device to…

Generation of three-dimensional imagery from a two-dimensional image using a depth map

Patent Number 9721385 - August 1, 2017

A method for generating stereoscopic images includes obtaining image data comprising a plurality of sample points. A direction, a color value,…

Dreamworks Patent Applications

GENERATION OF THREE-DIMENSIONAL IMAGERY FROM A TWO-DIMENSIONAL IMAGE USING A DEPTH MAP

Application Number 20170316605 - November 2, 2017

A method for generating stereoscopic images includes obtaining image data comprising a plurality of sample points. A direction, a color value,…

TIMING-BASED SCHEDULING FOR COMPUTER-GENERATED ANIMATION

Application Number 20170309253 - October 26, 2017

A method of scheduling and performing computations for generating an interactive computer-generated animation on behalf of a client device to…

MULTIPLE VISUAL REPRESENTATIONS OF LIGHTING EFFECTS IN A COMPUTER ANIMATION SCENE

Application Number 20170287197 - October 5, 2017

Computer animation tools for viewing, in multiple contexts, the effect of changes to a computer animation are disclosed. An artist configures…

VISUALIZATION TOOL FOR PARALLEL DEPENDENCY GRAPH EVALUATION

Application Number 20170278290 - September 28, 2017

Systems and processes providing a tool for visualizing parallel dependency graph evaluation in computer animation are provided. Runtime…

FACIAL CAPTURE ANALYSIS AND TRAINING SYSTEM

Application Number 20170213076 - July 27, 2017

A method for evaluating a facial performance using facial capture of two users includes obtaining a reference set of facial performance data…

Dreamworks Federal Litigation Filings

Balvanz v. Dreamworks Animation LLC et al

California Central District Court - September 20, 2017

US v. Gordon

U.S. Court of Appeals, First Circuit - May 16, 2017

Williams v. Paramount Studios et al

Michigan Eastern District Court - March 27, 2017

Medved v. Dreamworks Animation SKG Incorporated et al

Arizona District Court - February 7, 2017

Dreamworks Federal District Court Decisions

Medved v. Dreamworks Animation SKG Incorporated et al

Arizona District Court - June 9, 2017

ORDER granting 2 Plaintiff's Application to Proceed in District Court without Prepaying Fees or Costs. ORDERED dismissing the…

Nitsch v. Dreamworks Animation SKG Inc. et al

California Northern District Court - June 5, 2017

Order by Hon. Lucy H. Koh Granting (388) Motion for Final Approval in case 5:14-cv-04062-LHK.Associated Cases: 5:14-cv-04062-LHK,…

Nitsch v. Dreamworks Animation SKG Inc. et al

California Northern District Court - June 5, 2017

Order by Hon. Lucy H. Koh Granting in Part and Denying in Part (385) Motion for Attorney's Fees in case 5:14-cv-04062-LHK.Associated…

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)

Dreamworks State Court Decisions

ROOFERS LOCAL 149 PENSION FUND V. DREAMWORKS ANIMATION SKG, INC.

United States U.S. Court of Appeals, Ninth Circuit - February 17, 2017

DREAMWORKS ANIMATION,SKG, INC. AND SUBSIDIARIES v. USA

Federal Claims U.S. Court of Federal Claims - October 7, 2016

REPORTED OPINION denying 17 Motion for Summary Judgment; granting 18 Cross Motion. The Clerk is directed to enter judgment. Signed by Senior…

Nitsch v. Dreamworks Animation SKG Inc. et al

California California Northern District Court - May 25, 2016

ORDER GRANTING-IN-PART AND DENYING-IN-PART 203 PLAINTIFFS' MOTION FOR CLASS CERTIFICATION. Signed by Judge Lucy H. Koh on May 25, 2016.…

Nitsch v. Dreamworks Animation SKG Inc. et al

California California Northern District Court - March 23, 2016

ORDER GRANTING-IN-PART MOTION TO COMPEL. Signed by Judge Paul S. Grewal on March 23, 2016, granting-in-part and denying-in-part 213 .…

Nitsch v. Dreamworks Animation SKG Inc. et al

California California Northern District Court - April 21, 2015

ORDER GRANTING STIPULATION REGARDING SEARCH TERM PROTOCOL by Magistrate Judge Paul Singh Grewal, granting 109 . Signed by Judge Paul S. Grewal…

Dreamworks Federal Appellate Court Decisions

ROOFERS LOCAL 149 PENSION FUND V. DREAMWORKS ANIMATION SKG, INC.

U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit - February 17, 2017

GAMECASTER, INC. v. DREAMWORKS ANIMATION SKG, INC.

U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit - January 8, 2015