Fujitsu, Samsung Settle Plasma Patent Dispute

Law360, New York (June 8, 2004, 12:00 AM EDT) -- Japanese electronics maker Fujitsu and South Korean rival Samsung SDI Co. have agreed to settle a dispute over plasma display panel patents that had threatened to escalate to a trade dispute between the two countries.

Under the agreement, the companies will withdraw all claims made in the U.S. and Japanese courts about Fujitsu’s plasma display patents, they said in a statement.

The two companies declined to divulge further details of their agreement.

The two companies had sued each other in the U.S. and Japan and sought...
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