Hitachi, LG Settle Computer Technology Patent Spat

Law360, New York (October 28, 2009, 6:41 PM EDT) -- LG Electronics Inc. and Hitachi Ltd. have settled a computer technology patent spat seven months after a federal district judge's ruling that LG's patent rights were exhausted because the dispute was similar to a case that went before the U.S. Supreme Court last year.

Judge Claudia Wilken of the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California approved a stipulation between the parties to dismiss the case on Tuesday. No details of the settlement were made public.

Representatives of LG and Hitachi could not be...
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