CommScope, Inc., a global leader in infrastructure solutions for
communications networks, has settled the patent infringement lawsuit
that it filed against BoreFlex Industries of Mountain Grove, Missouri.
Pursuant to this settlement, BoreFlex has taken a royalty-bearing
license to the CommScope patent that was asserted in the lawsuit.
CommScope filed the lawsuit against BoreFlex in September 2010, which
asserted BoreFlex’s infringement of U.S. Patent No. 7,279,643, a
CommScope patent that covers various improvements to toneable conduit
with an embedded wire to carry signal for detection by toning equipment.
Inc. (NYSE: CTV)(www.commscope.com)
provides essential infrastructure that makes communication possible. We
empower people to connect and communicate seamlessly where, when, and
how they choose. Our solutions and services for wired and wireless
networks enable high-bandwidth data, video, and voice applications
everywhere—at home, at work, and on the go. Through every wave of
technology, CommScope helps the world connect and evolve. Backed by
numerous respected brands such as Andrew®,
CommScope supports customers in more than 100 countries around the world
through its focus on integrity, ethics, quality and technical innovation.
This press release includes forward-looking statements that are based on
information currently available to management, management’s beliefs, as
well as on a number of assumptions concerning future events.
Forward-looking statements are not a guarantee of performance and are
subject to a number of uncertainties and other factors, which could
cause the actual results to differ materially from those currently
expected. For a more detailed description of the factors that could
cause such a difference, please see CommScope’s filings with the
Securities and Exchange Commission. In providing forward-looking
statements, the company does not intend, and is not undertaking any
obligation or duty, to update these statements as a result of new
information, future events or otherwise.