Honeywell, Ex-Worker Agree To Halt Security IP Fight

Law360, New York (April 8, 2011, 3:37 PM EDT) -- A New York federal judge agreed Thursday to temporarily shut down Honeywell International Inc.'s patent infringement suit against a former employee who allegedly used Honeywell's patented security system technology in creating a product for his new, rival company.

In granting the parties' request for an administrative closure, Judge Leonard D. Wexler of the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of New York agreed to halt the case until July 15, at which time Honeywell and defendants 2Gig Technologies Inc. and its founder and former Honeywell...
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