Honeywell Licenses LCD Patent To Taiwanese Electronics Maker

Law360, New York (August 30, 2005, 12:00 AM EDT) -- Honeywell International has agreed to license its patent for increasing display quality in consumer electronics to Taiwanese competitor Chunghwa Picture Tubes (CPT).

Terms of the settlement were not announced by the companies.

Honeywell asserted the patent against more than 30 other companies in October 2004 in U.S. District Court for the District of Delaware.

The lawsuit was filed by Phoenix-based Honeywell Intellectual Properties Inc., which manages Honeywell's intellectual property portfolio and licenses companies worldwide under patents, trademarks and other Honeywell intellectual property.

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