Browse Content by Topic:
Cassidian & Solacom Resolve Patent Action, Sign Patent License Agreement
Solacom Technologies and Cassidian Communications, Inc have reached an out-of-court settlement of a patent infringement case filed against Cassidian Communications, Inc. before the US District Court for the District of Maine, where Solacom as plaintiff claimed their 9-1-1 routing products do not infringe on Cassidian Communications, Inc.’s patent concerning call routing procedures.
The resolution between the two companies brings the action involving U.S. Patent No. 6,744,858 (the “‘858 Patent,"), to an amicable close. The ‘858 Patent (System and Method for Supporting Multiple Call Centers), describes a methodology for performing IP 9-1-1 selective routing over a wide area network.
Details of the settlement were not released; however as a result of the resolution, Solacom Technologies is now a licensee of Cassidian Communications ‘858 Patent, allowing the company to utilize the call routing system and methodology the patent describes.
Additionally, the two parties have entered into a purchase and resale agreement whereby Cassidian Communications, Inc. will resell certain Solacom Technologies’ products.
- Corporate News/9-1-1magazine.com (via Cassidian Communications and Solacom Technologies, 8/20/13)