You are here: Home Latest Articles McRO makes final bid to Federal Circuit ahead of hearing McRO makes final bid to Federal Circuit ahead of hearing ‹ Prev | Next › Release Date: 30 July 2015 Source: Law360 Mishcon de Reya New York LLP is representing McRO The owner of lip-sync animation patents that Electronic Arts Inc. and nearly two dozen other video game makers were accused of infringing made a final bid Wednesday to convince the Federal Circuit its patents claim more than an abstract idea. McRO Inc. is asking the appeals court to overturn a September ruling that said the patents were invalid under the U.S. Supreme Court's recent Alice ruling. In a filing Wednesday, McRO argued its patents actually claim a specific, step-by-step process and produce a tangible result: realistic, 3-D lip-sync animation. For the full story, please click here (subscription only). Related links Mishcon de reya New York LLP acts for McRO in patent dispute Video gaming giants named in patent infringement lawsuit - THQI first to settle with McRO Inc.