Slacker Settles In Fowler Woods Online Ad Patent Suit

Law360, New York (March 24, 2010, 1:36 PM EDT) -- Fowler Woods LLC has dropped Slacker Inc. from its patent infringement suit against a host of Web-based companies over technology for displaying electronic advertisements with streaming audio, marking the latest in a string of settlements in the case.

Judge T. John Ward of the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Texas granted the parties' joint motion to dismiss Slacker from the suit on Wednesday.

According to the motion, the parties “amicably settled” the claims, and each side will cover its own costs.

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