CooTek and Nuance Conclude Patent Infringement Case

CooTek and Nuance Reach Settlement Agreement; CooTek to Stay in US Market with Redesigned Keyboards

Oct 25, 2013, 08:00 ET from CooTek

SHANGHAI, Oct. 25, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Shanghai HanXiang Information Technology Co., Ltd. (CooTek) today announced that it has reached a resolution with Nuance regarding multiple patent infringement lawsuits involving patents covering Nuance's text input products, Swype and XT9.

As a result of the agreement, CooTek may maintain its US presence with product designs that the parties have agreed to. The redesigned keyboards include those pre-installed by device makers as well as CooTek's TouchPal keyboard available through the Google Play and the Apple App Store.

This settlement ends litigation pending between the companies in multiple venues, including the U.S. International Trade Commission, the U.S. Federal District Court of Delaware, and a court in Shanghai.

About Shanghai HanXiang Information Technology Co., Ltd. (CooTek)

Founded in 2008, CooTek is dedicated to improving the usability, functionality and overall value of mobile devices via the innovative software it designs and brings to market.