Catalina, APT Settle Patent Suit Petersburg, Fla., and Advanced Promotion Technologies, Pompano Beach, Fla., have jointly announced a settlement of their 15-month old patent dispute over electronic coupon technology. The accord ends legal wrangling which began with Catalina's August 1993 lawsuit charging APT's Vision Value Network with infringing three Catalina patents on apparatus and methods for purchase-triggered electronic coupons delivered at point of sale. The companies said they ...

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