Barnes & Noble, LSI End Nook Patent Dispute

Law360, New York (June 18, 2014, 2:06 PM EDT) -- Barnes & Noble Inc. and software firm LSI Corp. have agreed to end roughly three years of litigation centering on claims that the bookseller's Nook e-reader infringed on several LSI patents covering memory and music chip technology, according to Monday filings in Pennsylvania federal court.

U.S. District Judge Lawrence F. Stengel Jr. signed off on a joint motion to dismiss LSI's patent infringement claims against Barnes & Noble without prejudice in a case that had long been under a stay while Barnes & Noble pursued a noninfringement judgment in a California federal court that was also jointly dropped last week....

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