LG Strikes Deal In Volume Control Patent Dispute

Law360, New York (October 27, 2009, 12:44 PM EDT) -- LG Electronics USA Inc. has become the latest defendant to reach a settlement in a suit brought by International Control Systems LLC accusing nearly a dozen TV manufacturers of infringing a patent covering a volume control mechanism.

The parties filed a stipulated motion Monday in the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Texas, asking the court to enter an order dismissing all claims and counterclaims with prejudice in accordance to a confidential settlement agreement.

Each side will bear its own costs and attorneys' fees,...
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