Cisco Settles Suit Vs. Huawei

Law360, New York (July 29, 2004, 12:00 AM EDT) -- Cisco Systems has agreed to settle its copyright lawsuit against China's Huawei Technologies, after protracted negotiations led to a number of key concessions by China's largest maker of telecommunications gear.

The conclusion of the case followed a 10-month review in which a neutral third party verified that Huawei's modified products did not infringe Cisco's intellectual property rights, Cisco said.

Under the terms of the settlement, Huawei has agreed to change its command line interface, user manuals, help screens and parts of its source code; discontinue the...
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