OpenTV files patent suit against NFL Enterprises

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CHESEAUX, Switzerland, SAN FRANCISCO (CA), USA, January 16, 2017 – The Kudelski Group (SIX:KUD.S) announced today that its OpenTV, Inc. subsidiary has filed a patent infringement suit against NFL Enterprises, LLC in the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Texas.

The lawsuit alleges that NFL infringes seven U.S. patents owned by OpenTV and identifies the infringing products and services as NFL’s streaming, interactive video content experience provided on and other NFL services, including NFL Network/NFL Redzone, NFL Now, NFL Game Pass, NFL Mobile, the NFL App, and NFL Fantasy Football.

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The Kudelski Group is listed on the Swiss Stock Exchange (SIX:KUD:S). It is the world leader in digital security; its technologies are used in a wide range of services and applications requiring access control and rights management to secure the revenues of content owners and service providers for digital television. The Group also offers cyber security solutions and services focused on helping companies assess risks and vulnerabilities and protect their data and systems. The Kudelski Group is also a technology leader in the area of access control and management of people or vehicles to sites and events. The Kudelski Group holds over 5,300 issued and pending patents worldwide and is headquartered in Cheseaux-sur-Lausanne, Switzerland and Phoenix, AZ. For more information, please visit

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