Gemstar, Digeo Settle Dispute Over Program Guides

Law360, New York (April 21, 2008, 12:00 AM EDT) -- Gemstar-TV Guide International Inc. has granted Digeo Inc. a multiyear patent license as part of a settlement resolving the parties' infringement dispute over television program guides.

In an announcement Monday, Gemstar said the license would cover Digeo's existing program guides in addition to those the company planned to use in the future with service providers and on consumer electronic and personal computer platforms.

A Gemstar spokeswoman declined to comment further or release additional details of the agreement, including financial terms. A Digeo representative also declined further...
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