Philips Settles JPEG Patent Suit Against Samsung

Law360, New York (July 19, 2011, 7:36 PM EDT) -- U.S. Philips Corp. on Monday resolved a lawsuit in Delaware federal court that accused Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd. of infringing a patent for digital image technology.

U.S. District Judge Gregory M. Sleet signed off on a stipulation filed by the parties Friday dismissing the claims with prejudice. The stipulation did not disclose the terms of the agreement.

South Korea-based Samsung is the latest company to settle over the technology. Palm Inc. recently reached a deal with Philips over the same patent, while Eastman Kodak Co. and...
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