BTG, Netflix Settle Patent Lawsuit

Law360, New York (August 15, 2005, 12:00 AM EDT) -- British Technology Group (BTG), a London-based company involved in intellectual property and technology commercialization, has settled its patent infringement lawsuit against Netflix after nearly a year of litigation, dismissing all claims against the online DVD rental company.

BTG did not disclose the financial terms of its settlement with Netflix but said it had dismissed all claims against it and granted Netflix a non-exclusive license to patents covering technology for tracking the navigational path of a user through the internet.

BTG’s other lawsuits, against Amazon, Barnes &...
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