Vonage and ATandT Settle Patent Dispute
Vonage has already settled suits with Sprint Nextel and Verizon.NEW YORK (Reuters)-Digital phone service Vonage said on Friday it has settled a patent dispute with AT&T. Vonage was hit by a string of patent suits since going public in May 2006. It settled a suit with Sprint Nextel and another one with Verizon Communications Inc in October.
AT&T sued the company, accusing it with using packet-based telephony products, which allows voice conversations to be carried over the Internet, based on products that use technology covered by AT&T patents.