Bedrock Computer Technologies, LLC v. Softlayer Technologies, Inc. et al

Filing 575

NOTICE of Disclosure by AOL Inc, Amazon.com Inc., Google Inc., Match.Com LLC, MySpace Inc., Softlayer Technologies, Inc., Yahoo! Inc. Identification of Prior Art Pursuant To 35 U.S.C. § 282 (Briggs, Todd)

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Bedrock Computer Technologies, LLC v. Softlayer Technologies, Inc. et al Doc. 575 IN THE UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT FOR THE EASTERN DISTRICT OF TEXAS TYLER DIVISION Bedrock Computer Technologies LLC, Plaintiff, v. Softlayer Technologies, Inc., et al. Defendants. Case No. 6:09-CV-269-LED JURY TRIAL DEMANDED DEFENDANTS' IDENTIFICATION OF PRIOR ART PURSUANT TO 35 U.S.C. 282 Pursuant to 35 U.S.C. 282, SoftLayer Technologies, Inc., Google Inc., Yahoo! Inc., MySpace, Inc., Amazon.com Inc., Match.com, LLC and AOL Inc. (collectively "Defendants") hereby submit this identification of prior art to be relied upon for anticipation and/or obviousness of the patent-in-suit, and/or to show the state of the art. Defendants incorporate by reference their Final Invalidity Contentions and the expert reports of Dr. Kevin Jeffay and Mr. Joel Williams, and reserve the right to supplement this statement as appropriate. U.S. Patent No. 6,119,214, Dirks, September 12, 2000. 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Webre, Data Structures with Abstract Data Types and Pascal, Brooks/Cole Publishing Company, Monterey, California, 1985, pp. 310-336. Linux 1.3.52 - route.c, released on December 29, 1995 to the public. Linux 1.3.51 - route.c, released on December 27, 1995 to the public. Linux 2.0.1 - route.c, July 1996. gcache.c from Xinu Operating System for Sparc (1991) (hereinafter "gcache.c") and Douglas Comer and Shawn Ostermann, GCache: A Generalized Caching Mechanism, Purdue University (Revised March 1992). Naval Research Laboratories IPv6 key.c and key.h, 1995. Dated: March 11, 2011 Respectfully submitted, /s/ Todd M. Briggs Claude M. Stern claudestern@quinnemanuel.com Todd M. Briggs toddbriggs@quinnemanuel.com QUINN EMANUEL URQUHART & SULLIVAN, LLP 555 Twin Dolphin Dr., Suite 560 Redwood Shores, CA 94065 Telephone: 650-801-5000 Facsimile: 650-801-5100 Michael E. Jones /s/ Marissa R. Ducca (with permission) Alan L. Whitehurst alan.whitehurst@alston.com Marissa R. Ducca marissa.ducca@alston.com ALSTON & BIRD LLP The Atlantic Building 950 F Street, N.W. Washington, DC 20004 Telephone: (202) 756-3300 Facsimile: (202) 756-3333 Frank G. Smith 2 State Bar No. 10929400 mikejones@potterminton.com POTTER MINTON 110 N. College Tyler, Texas 75702 Telephone: (903) 597-8311 Facsimile: (903) 593-0846 Attorneys for Defendants Google Inc. and Match.com, LLC frank.smith@alston.com ALSTON & BIRD LLP One Atlantic Center 1201 West Peachtree Street Atlanta, GA 30309 Telephone: (404) 881-7240 Facsimile: (404) 256-8184 Michael J. Newton (SBN 24003844) mike.newton@alston.com ALSTON & BIRD LLP Chase Tower 2200 Ross Avenue, Suite 3601 Dallas, TX 75201 Telephone: (214) 922-3423 Facsimile: (214) 922-3839 Louis A. Karasik (pro hac vice) lou.karasik@alston.com ALSTON & BIRD LLP 333 South Hope Street 16th Floor Los Angeles, CA 90071 Telephone: (213) 576-1148 Facsimile: (213) 576-1100 Attorneys for Defendants Myspace, Inc. and AOL Inc. /s/ E. Danielle T. Williams (with permission) Steven Gardner E. Danielle T. Williams John C. Alemanni Alton Absher III KILPATRICK TOWNSEND & STOCKTON LLP 1001 West 4th Street Winston-Salem, NC 27101 Telephone: 336-607-7300 Fax: 336-607-7500 William H. Boice Russell A. Korn KILPATRICK TOWNSEND & STOCKTON LLP /s/ Yar R. Chaikovsky (with permission) Yar R. Chaikovsky ychaikovsky@mwe.com John A. Lee jlee@mwe.com Bryan K. James bjames@mwe.com MCDERMOTT WILL & EMERY LLP 275 Middlefield Rd., Suite 100 Menlo Park, CA 94025 Tel: 650.815.7400 Fax: (650) 815-7401 Christopher D. Bright cbright@mwe.com MCDERMOTT WILL & EMERY LLP 18191 Von Karman Ave, Ste. 500 3 1100 Peachtree Street, Suite 2800 Atlanta, GA 30309-4530 Telephone: 404-815-6500 Fax: 404-815-6555 J. Thad Heartfield Texas Bar No. 09346800 thad@jth-law.com M. Dru Montgomery Texas Bar No. 24010800 dru@jth-law.com THE HEARTFIELD LAW FIRM 2195 Dowlen Road Beaumont, TX 77706 Telephone: 409-866-2800 Fax: 409-866-5789 Attorneys for Defendants SoftLayer Technologies, Inc. and Amazon.com Inc. Irvine, California 92612 Tel: 949.757.7178 Fax: 949.851.9348 Natalie A. Bennett nbennett@mwe.com MCDERMOTT WILL & EMERY LLP 227 West Monroe Chicago, IL 60614 Tel: 312.984.7631 Fax: 312.984.7700 Jennifer Doan Texas Bar No. 08809050 jdoan@haltomdoan.com J. Scott Andrews Texas Bar No. 24064823 sandrews@haltomdoan.com HALTOM & DOAN Crown Executive Center, Suite 100 6500 Summerhill Rd. Texarkana, Texas 75503 Tel: 903.255.1002 Fax: 903.255.0800 Attorneys for Defendant Yahoo! Inc. 4 CERTIFICATE OF SERVICE The undersigned hereby certifies that all counsel of record who have consented to electronic service are being served with a copy of this document via the Court's CM/ECF system per Local Rule CV-5(a)(3) on March 11, 2011. Date: March 11, 2011 /s/ Todd M. Briggs 5