Motorola, Inc., a provider of mobile telecommunications solutions, along with VTech Communications, Inc., and VTech Telecommunications, Ltd., supplier of corded and cordless telephones and electronic learning products, announced recently that they have entered into a settlement and license agreement that will end their pending patent litigation in the Eastern District of Texas.
The settlement was regarding the lawsuit in which Motorola (News - Alert) accused VTech of infringing six patents related to cordless phone technology.
“We are pleased to have reached an amicable resolution with VTech,” said Kirk Dailey, vice president of intellectual property, Motorola.
“Although the terms of the settlement are confidential, VTech's license and consideration is consistent with our intellectual property licensing program, which is licensed extensively throughout the telecommunications industry. Our strong research and development and industry-leading intellectual property portfolio are critical to our business, and we will aggressively protect that value on behalf of our customers, employees, partners and shareholders,” added Dailey.
Motorola is known around the world for innovation in communications and is focused on offering a series of solutions including; broadband communications infrastructure, enterprise mobility and public safety solutions to high-definition video and mobile devices, enabling people, enterprises and governments to be more connected and more mobile. Jai C.S. is a contributing editor for TMCnet. To read more of Jai's articles, please visit his columnist page.
Edited by Erin Harrison