Movielink Wins Patent Infringement Lawsuit

Santa Monica-based Movielink announced that it has prevailed in a patent infringement lawsuit filed against it by USA Video Technology Corp. in Delaware, and that the U.S. District Court there has rules that its online movie distribution service does not infringe on USA Video Technology Corporation's patents. USA had filed a patent lawsuit in 2003 and was seeking compensatory damages for patent infringement. Movielink provides and online movie download service for broadband customers, and is backed by MGM, Paramount, Sony Pictures, Universal Studios, and Warner Bros.