Will Infamous JPEG Patent Get A Re-Exam?

from the about-time dept

We've already talked about how Ray Niro, a well-known patent attorney, has been filing lawsuits over a patent he claims covers any website with a JPEG image. He's been known to particularly target his critics. It appears that all of the attention this patent has generated, has resulted in at least one party filing with the Patent Office to request a re-exam of the patent. While the patent has already gone through a re-exam in the past, and only this one claim survived, it would be nice to get it completely rejected.
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  1. identicon
    Iron Chef, 1 Feb 2008 @ 10:44pm

    Re: Re: Ooops!

    Not so sure. But considering that the TSA has a blog, I'm sure they could find 'em and sue them. But they have a little fun in the process, and use the feedback to better the process.

    From the Page: "Throughout the ages, there have been many unanswered questions that continue to baffle the human race. Who built Stonehenge? Is there life on other planets? Why does the TSA make me place my liquids in a clear sealable baggie?"

    Enjoy.
    http://www.tsa.gov/blog/

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