Honeywell, Cree, BU Drop LED Patent Fight

Law360, New York (March 9, 2009, 12:00 AM EDT) -- A federal magistrate judge has signed off on the stipulated dismissal of a dispute between Honeywell International Inc. and Cree. Inc. and the Trustees of Boston University in an infringement case over three patents for light-emitting diode technology.

Magistrate Judge Charles Everingham IV of the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Texas approved the dismissal without prejudice on Friday.

Honeywell and Boston University and Cree, which holds exclusive licenses to two LED patents from the school, agreed to drop all claims and counterclaims in...
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