Check Point Settles In IPAT Internet Security Patent Suit

Law360, New York (May 25, 2010, 4:42 PM EDT) -- Internet security provider Check Point Software Technologies Inc. has become the latest defendant to jump on the settlement bandwagon in Information Protection and Authentication of Texas LLC's suit accusing nearly two dozen companies of infringing two patents related to computer security software.

Judge David Folsom of the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Texas signed off Monday on the parties' joint motion to dismiss with prejudice the claims between them, filed after they reached a settlement in the case.

Each side agreed to pay...
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