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Ramey & Schwaller asserts second patent against AirBnB in the Eastern District of Texas for its use of the AirBnB website

Ramey & Schwaller, for its client Global Equity management (S.A.) Ltd., alleges AirBnB infringes both United States Patent No. 7,356,677 (“the ‘677 patent”) entitled “Computer System Capable of Fast Switching Between Multiple Operating Systems and Applications” and United States Patent No. 6,690,400 (“the ‘400 patent”) entitled “Graphic User Interface for Resources Management of Super Operating System Based Computers” through its use of a website with a graphical user interface (“GUI”) for the administration and management of www.airbnb.com.

Ramey & Schwaller is a full-service intellectual property law firm working with a national client base from our Houston, Texas, office. We are dedicated to enhancing client results through efficient practice management, innovative technologies and the use of skilled professionals.

Ramey & Schwaller settles patent infringement claims against the Priceline Group, Kayak.com and Priceline.com

Ramey & Schwaller settled its client Global Equity Management S.A.’s patent infringement claims over U.S. Patent No. 6,690,400 against the Priceline Group, Kayak.com and Priceline.com in the Eastern District of Texas.  The claims of the ‘400 patent are directed towards a graphic user interface for resource management of multiple operating systems.  Managing Partner Bill Ramey stated, “I am happy the parties were able to amicably resolve this dispute.”

The cases were  Global Equity Management S.A. v. the PriceLine Group et al. pending in the Eastern District of Texas, under cause number 2:15-cv-1704; Global Equity Management S.A. v. the PriceLine Group et al., under cause number 2:15-cv-1705; and, Global Equity Management S.A. v. the PriceLine Group et al., under cause number 2:15-cv-1703.

Ramey & Schwaller is a full-service intellectual property law firm working with a national client base from our Houston, Texas, office. We are dedicated to enhancing client results through efficient practice management, innovative technologies and the use of skilled professionals.