B&N, Alcatel Agree To End E-Commerce Patent Suit

Law360, Los Angeles (November 25, 2013, 4:21 PM EST) -- Barnes & Noble Inc. and Alcatel-Lucent USA Inc. have agreed to end their long-running dispute over patents related to Internet commerce, according to court documents filed Monday. 

U.S. District Judge George B. Daniels approved a joint stipulation by Barnes & Noble and Alcatel to voluntarily dismiss with prejudice a lawsuit the bookseller filed preemptively against Alcatel. In the suit, Barnes & Noble had asked the court to find that it had not infringed several Alcatel-Lucent patents that cover technology used to market books over the Internet....
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