Earthlink Settles VoIP Suit With Web Telephony

Law360, New York (August 29, 2007, 12:00 AM EDT) -- Earthlink Inc. has settled an infringement suit filed by patent-holding company Web Telephony LLC which accused the Internet service provider and other Internet giants of violating patents for Voice over Internet Protocol technology.

U.S. District Judge David Folsom of the Eastern District of Texas on Monday granted Web Telephony and Earthlink's joint motion to dismiss all claims between the parties. Terms of the settlement agreement were not disclosed.

An attorney and spokesperson for Earthlink did not immediately return calls for comment on Wednesday. An attorney for...
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