SOURCE: Finjan Holdings, Inc.

Finjan Holdings, Inc.

July 26, 2017 14:55 ET

Court Grants Finjan's Motion to Strike ESET's Affirmative Defenses and Dismiss Counterclaims

EAST PALO ALTO, CA--(Marketwired - Jul 26, 2017) - Finjan Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ: FNJN), and its wholly-owned subsidiary, Finjan, Inc., today announced that in the matter Finjan, Inc. v. ESET, LLC and ESET SPOL. S.R.O (3:17-cv-00183-CAB-BGS), the Honorable Cathy Ann Bencivengo, U.S. District Court Judge for the Southern District of California, entered an Order granting Finjan's Motion to strike ESET's second (doctrine of prosecution history estoppel) and eleventh (equitable doctrine of acquiescence) affirmative defenses. Further, the Court granted Finjan's motion to dismiss ESET's thirteenth (Prosecution Laches), fourteenth (Patent Misuse), fifteenth (Inequitable Conduct), and sixteenth (Inequitable Conduct) counterclaims for declaratory judgment. ESET and ESET S.P.O.L. have until August 14, 2017, to amend their affirmative defenses and counterclaims. See Docket 137, dated July 24, 2017.

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Established nearly 20 years ago, Finjan is a globally recognized leader in cybersecurity. Finjan's inventions are embedded within a strong portfolio of patents focusing on software and hardware technologies capable of proactively detecting previously unknown and emerging threats on a real-time, behavior-based basis. Finjan continues to grow through investments in innovation, strategic acquisitions, and partnerships promoting economic advancement and job creation.

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  • Investor Contact:
    Vanessa Winter
    Director of Investor Relations
    Finjan Holdings

    Valter Pinto
    KCSA Strategic Communications
    (650) 282-3245
    investors@finjan.com