Apple to Pay Elan $5 Million in Multitouch Patent Settlement

Written by Resistance Marketing. Posted in IP News

Taiwanese company Elan has announced that Apple will pay the company $5 million as part of a patent infringement suit. A couple of years ago, Apple and Elan were caught up in a patent infringement battle that saw

Elan accuse Apple of infringing upon two multi-touch patents owned by the Taiwanese company and Apple counter-sued in response to those allegations. Elan then filed a complaint with the U.S. International Trade Commission in 2010.

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