Mitsubishi Reaches Patent Deal With NYC Prof

Law360, New York (November 5, 2009, 4:03 PM EST) -- Mitsubishi Corp. apparently opted for an out-of-court settlement with a retired New York City professor over the alleged infringement of patented light-emitting diode technology, shortly after the professor resolved a wide-ranging dispute before the U.S. International Trade Commission over the same patents.

The Columbia University professor emeritus, Gertrude Neumark Rothschild, announced on Thursday that the Japanese conglomerate is the latest party with which she has inked a deal.

Although the terms of the agreement were not released, Rothschild granted Mitsubishi certain rights to U.S. Patent Number...
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