SOURCE: Fuisz-Kundu Group LLP; MMRGlobal, Inc.

Fuisz-Kundu Group LLP; MMRGlobal, Inc.

August 07, 2014 11:33 ET

Fuisz-Kundu Group LLP Joins Legal Team for MyMedicalRecords, Inc. Patent Infringement Case Leading Into Markman

WASHINGTON, DC--(Marketwired - Aug 7, 2014) - The Fuisz-Kundu Group LLP announced today that it has filed an application for appearance on behalf of MyMedicalRecords, Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of MMRGlobal, Inc. (OTCQB: MMRF), at a Markman hearing scheduled for August 19, 2014 in MyMedicalRecords, Inc.'s ongoing patent infringement lawsuits against Allscripts Healthcare Solutions, Inc., Quest Diagnostics Incorporated, Empty Jar, LLC (f/k/a/ Jardogs, LLC) and WebMD Health Corp. and WebMD Health Services Group. The consolidated patent infringement litigations pending in the Central District for the District Court in California (Case No. 2:13-cv-00631) involve MyMedicalRecords' enforcement of U.S. Patent No. 8,301,466, "Method and System for Providing Online Records," and U.S. Patent No. 8,498,883, "Method for Providing a User with a Service for Accessing and Collecting Prescriptions." The '466 and '883 patents generally relate to providing a means for consumers to request their medical records from healthcare providers, store their medical records, and provide for communications between consumers and their healthcare providers in a private and secure manner.

John Fuisz, co-founder of The Fuisz-Kundu Group, said, "The Personal Health Record sector of the healthcare IT industry is an exciting area that has great potential. We were very fortunate to be asked to join the legal team. MyMedicalRecords not only has a great product but has strong portfolios which include 49 issued patents and numerous applications pertaining to Health Information Technology, Electronic Health Records in Clinical Trials, and Biotechnology. We look forward to working with the company."

About The Fuisz-Kundu Group

The Fuisz-Kundu Group LLP is a Washington, D.C. IP litigation boutique known for its cutting-edge work on high profile matters. The firm recently secured the second largest fine ever imposed by the International Trade Commission for violation of a consent order. John Fuisz has over twenty-two years of experience in IP and was the head patent attorney on Creative Technology's litigation with Apple for violation of patents on the iPod menus, which resulted in a settlement of over $100 million dollars. John Fuisz is a patent attorney with a degree in physics, registered to practice before the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office. John received his B.S. in physics from Georgetown University in 1989 and his J.D. in 1992 from Catholic University of America, Columbus School of Law. John also received a legal masters (L.L.M.) degree with highest honors from George Washington University Law School in 1996. Sudip Kundu is a founding member of the firm and is an attorney with a degree in Electrical Engineering. Sudip received his B.S. in Electrical Engineering from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign in 2002 and his J.D. in 2005 from St. Louis University School of Law. www.FuiszKundu.com

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