Verizon, DTL Settle Cell Phone Patent Dispute

Law360, New York (May 26, 2010, 4:42 PM EDT) -- Verizon Wireless has reached a deal to settle three sets of patent enforcement allegations lodged against it by Digital Technology Licensing LLC over technology related to cellular communications.

DTL parent firm General Patent Corp. announced the deal resolving the two lawsuits in the U.S. District Court for the District of New Jersey and one in the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York on Wednesday.

DTL's patent-at-issue, U.S. Patent Number 5,051,799, is titled “Digital output transducer” and relates to Adaptive Multi-Rate codec and...
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