Muzak Hit With IP Suit Over Remote Control System

Law360, New York (May 3, 2011, 8:21 PM EDT) -- Muzak Holdings LLC, a company that distributes easy-listening background music, was hit with a patent infringement suit Tuesday in Ohio regarding its control system for music and messages played while a telephone call is on hold.

Info-Hold Inc., based in Cincinnati, Ohio, accuses Muzak, slated to be acquired by Mood Media Corp., of infringing on its patent for the remote control of a message delivery system for on hold and overhead music applications. The suit targets South Carolina-based Muzak's Encompass LE 2 and MV products, which...
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