The case was originally filed in the United States District Court for the Central District of California (case no. 2:12-cv-10322), on December 4, 2012. The patents-in-suit, 6,307,576 and 6,611,278, are entitled, "Method for Automatically Animating Lip Synchronization and Facial Expression of Animated Characters."
1. A method for automatically animating lip synchronization and facial expression of three-dimensional characters comprising:
The Alice case held that a patent is valid if the invention improves existing technological processes.
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