Sony Becomes Latest To Exit Wi-LAN Bluetooth Suit

Law360, New York (March 18, 2011, 3:33 PM EDT) -- Wi-LAN Inc. on Thursday resolved claims against Sony Corp. in a Texas suit accusing a host of technology companies of infringing Bluetooth-related patents, the latest in a string of deals in the case.

Each company will bear its own costs, according to a stipulation and joint motion for dismissal filed Thursday in the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Texas.

Attorneys involved in the case didn't immediately respond to requests for comment Friday, and further details of any potential settlement were not available....
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