Continental, Katz Settle Voice Technology Patent Suit

Law360, New York (March 26, 2008, 12:00 AM EDT) -- Continental Airlines Inc. has agreed to pay billionaire inventor Ronald A. Katz for a nonexclusive license on patents related to interactive voice technologies, resolving a patent suit Katz filed against the airline last year and joining some 150 other high-profile licensees.

Katz's company, Ronald A. Katz Technology Licensing LP, and Continental did not disclose the sum Continental will pay Katz, or any other terms of the settlement. The companies filed a joint stipulation to dismiss Katz's claims against Continental on March 18 in the U.S. District...
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Case Information

Case Title

In re Katz Interactive Call Processing Patent Litigation

Case Number



California Central

Nature of Suit



R. Gary Klausner

Date Filed

March 30, 2007

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