Litigation Filed by Xybernaut Against ViewSonic Settled; ViewSonic Granted License by Xybernaut to 'Dual FPD and Thin Client' Computing Device Patent
FAIRFAX, Va.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--July 26, 2004--Xybernaut(R) Corporation (NASDAQ:XYBR) today confirmed that litigation Xybernaut filed against ViewSonic(R) Corporation relating to Xybernaut U.S. Patent No. 6,421,232 B2, "Dual FPD (Flat Panel Display) and Thin Client" computing device, has been settled and a license has been granted by Xybernaut to ViewSonic.
As previously disclosed in corporate filings with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), Xybernaut filed the lawsuit against ViewSonic Corporation in the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Virginia in December 2003.
Xybernaut Corporation is the leading provider of wearable/mobile computing hardware, software and services, bringing communications and full-function computing power in a hands-free design to people when and where they need it. Headquartered in Fairfax, Virginia, Xybernaut has offices and subsidiaries in Europe (Germany) and Asia (Japan and China). Visit the Xybernaut Web site at www.xybernaut.com.
ViewSonic(R) Corp., a worldwide leader in visual display products, offers comprehensive display solutions for today's business, education and consumer electronics markets. The company's products have won more than 1,000 awards globally from independent publications and organizations.
Headquartered in Walnut, Calif., ViewSonic was founded in 1987 and is a privately held corporation. For further information, please contact ViewSonic Corp. at tel: 800.888.8583 or 909.869.7976; fax: 909.468.3736; or www.ViewSonic.com.
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