Traffic, Apple Come To Terms In Patent Fight

Law360, New York (February 4, 2009, 12:00 AM EST) -- Texas patent-holding company Traffic Information LLC has settled its patent claims against Apple Inc. in a suit alleging that a group of wireless communications companies infringe its patents covering a traffic-detection system.

Traffic and Apple announced Tuesday in the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Texas that they had settled all of the claims made by Traffic, but didn't disclose the settlement amount.

The companies asked the judge to dismiss the case.

The complaint, lodged in late October, alleges the defendants’ cell phone technologies...
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