Autobytel, Edmunds Hit Brakes On Patent Spat

Law360, New York (March 17, 2009, 12:00 AM EDT) -- Automotive Web site companies Autobytel Inc. and Inc. have entered into a settlement agreement to resolve a patent dispute.

The parties entered into the settlement to avoid further litigation. Edmunds filed a declaratory judgment suit against Autobytel in the U.S. Court for the District of Delaware that was dismissed on Feb. 20 by Judge Sue Robinson.

Edmunds would have looked to revive its claims absent a settlement agreement, said Ken Levin,'s executive vice president and general counsel, on Wednesday, adding that Judge Robinson's decision...
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