Motorola, Tivo Settle Billion-Dollar Patent Row On Eve Of Trial

Law360, Los Angeles (June 6, 2013, 11:01 PM EDT) -- Motorola Mobility Inc. on Thursday confirmed a settlement with digital video recording services giant TiVo Inc. after years of patent infringement claims and counterclaims between the two companies and assertions of billions of dollars in damages, just one week before trial was scheduled to begin in a Texas federal court.

Motorola filed suit against TiVo in 2011, alleging two TiVo DVR systems infringed three patents that protect technology used in Motorola’s own QIP set-top boxes. TiVo denied the allegations in its answer and counterclaims, and later...
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