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Bookham, JDS Uniphase Settle Laser Patents Spat

Law360 (April 14, 2009, 12:00 AM EDT) -- Optical components manufacturer Bookham Inc. and rival JDS Uniphase Corp. have reached a deal in their spat over several laser technology patents, resolving litigation between the companies.

Bookham revealed the licensing agreement Friday in a filing with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission.

Under the agreement, Bookham will pay JDSU $3 million to settle claims that it infringed JDSU’s laser technology. In addition, JDSU has agreed to license the patents to Bookham, with Bookham paying a royalty of up to $1 million per year for up...
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