Ericsson signs new licensing agreement with Samsung

Monday 27 January 2014 | 08:37 CET | News
Samsung has reached a new agreement to license Ericsson technology, putting an end to the litigation started between the companies in 2012. The cross-license agreement covers patents relating to GSM, UMTS and LTE standards for both networks and handsets. This agreement ends complaints made by the companies against each other before the International Trade Commission as well as the lawsuits before the US District Court for the Eastern District of Texas. Ericsson initiated the suits after it failed to reach a new licensing agreement after two years of negotiations with Samsung, and Samsung

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Companies: Nokia / Samsung
Countries: World
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