Beneficial Settles With CBS, Digg On Web Game Patent

Law360, New York (November 30, 2009, 8:00 PM EST) -- Nevada-based patent-holding company Beneficial Innovations Inc. has hammered out settlements with Digg Inc., CBS Interactive Inc. and Jabez Networks Inc. as it continues to assert its patent covering Internet game technology.

On Monday Judge T. John Ward of the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Texas signed off on the three confidential settlements, noting only that each side will bear its own litigation expenses.

In June 2007 Beneficial Innovations sued a slew of Web site owners alleging willful infringement of U.S. Patent Number 6,712,702,...
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