Apple Strikes Deal In EMG Touch Screen Patent Spat

Law360, New York (August 16, 2010, 5:02 PM EDT) -- Apple Inc. has reached a settlement in EMG Technology LLC’s suit alleging the technology giant and a range of other companies infringed two patents for touch screen technology used to navigate online content on mobile devices.

Judge Leonard Davis of the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Texas dismissed EMG’s claims against Apple with prejudice Friday, following an announcement by the companies that they had reached an agreement to drop the dispute.

Each party will pay its own costs, though further details of the...
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