Intex, Sofpool Resolve Swimming Pool Patent Feud

Law360, New York (March 3, 2010, 1:57 PM EST) -- Following a federal appeals court's decision to overturn a jury verdict finding that Intex Recreation Corp. did not infringe Sofpool LLC's aboveground swimming pool patents, the rival companies have agreed to settle the dispute.

Sofpool and Intex reached a settlement at the end of February, and Magistrate Judge Charles Everingham IV of the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Texas dismissed their claims with prejudice Monday.

Attorneys for Sofpool and Intex could not immediately be reached to comment on the settlement.

Sofpool initially filed...
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