zillow inc-class a (Z) Key Developments
Leju Holdings Limited Establishes Partnership with Zillow to Build a Co-Branded Website
Apr 2 14
Leju Holdings Limited has signed a partnership agreement with Zillow, Inc. to build a co-branded website, bridging the leading U.S. real estate information platform with home buyers in China who are interested in overseas purchases. Zillow(R) is the leading real estate information marketplace dedicated to helping people find vital information about homes and connect with the best local professionals. Additionally, Zillow operates the most popular suite of mobile real estate apps in the United States. Under the agreement, Leju will add a "U.S. property" search box within the primary navigation bar on its website, while Zillow will create a co-branded website connecting both sites, through which Leju users can be directed to Zillow's home information search platform in the United States. In addition, Leju will have the right to place display advertising on the co-branded website.
Zillow, Inc. Appoints Curt Beardsley as Vice President, Industry Development
Mar 17 14
Zillow, Inc. announced that Curt Beardsley has joined the company as Vice President, Industry Development responsible for building and strengthening Zillow's relationships with multiple listing services (MLSs) and other industry partners. Beardsley, 49, was most recently Executive Vice President of Industry Development of Move, Inc., where he helped lead products and services at REALTOR.com(R) and other subsidiaries. Prior to Move, Inc., Beardsley founded True North Technology in 1994, where he developed and deployed the first major Internet-based MLS system in the United States.
Move and NAR File Suit against Zillow and Samuelson
Mar 17 14
Move, Inc. filed a lawsuit against Zillow, Inc. and Errol Samuelson in the Superior Court of King County, Washington for breach of contract, breach of fiduciary duty, and misappropriation of trade secrets among others actions. The National Association of REALTORS and its subsidiary Realtors Information Network, Inc. joined as plaintiffs in the suit.
Zillow, Inc. Presents at Telsey Advisory Group 6th Annual Spring Consumer Conference, Mar-26-2014 10:00 AM
Mar 13 14
Zillow, Inc. Presents at Telsey Advisory Group 6th Annual Spring Consumer Conference, Mar-26-2014 10:00 AM. Venue: Westin New York Times Square, New York, New York, United States. Speakers: Chad M. Cohen, Chief Financial Officer, Principal Accounting Officer and Treasurer.
Tree.com Announces Jury Verdict in Patent Infringement Case
Mar 12 14
Tree.com, Inc. announced that a federal jury in Charlotte, North Carolina, returned a verdict in the patent infringement case against defendants Zillow, Inc., Adchemy, Inc., and NexTag, Inc. The jury found the defendants did not infringe LendingTree's U.S. Patent Nos. 6,385,594 and 6,611,816 and determined that those patents are invalid. The jury found in favor of LendingTree on the defendants' counterclaims alleging inequitable conduct and antitrust violations.