Microsoft, A&T Settle Most Of Patent Litigation

Law360, New York (March 8, 2004, 12:00 AM EST) -- Microsoft Corp. has agreed to pay AT&T Corp. an undisclosed sum as part of an agreement to settle most of the claims in a patent infringement dispute between the companies.

However, one issue between the companies has yet to be resolved and will be appealed to a U.S. federal court, with a further payment by Microsoft contingent on the outcome of that appeal, AT&T said.

Neither company would disclose what that outstanding issue is. Details of the settlement agreement, which included a stipulated judgment, are being...
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