Wednesday, February 21, 2007, 06:30 pm PT (09:30 pm ET)
Cisco and Apple settle iPhone trademark disputeCisco and Apple said Wednesday that they have resolved their dispute involving the iPhone trademark.
Under the agreement, both companies are free to use the iPhone trademark on their products throughout the world.
Both companies acknowledge the trademark ownership rights that have been granted, and each side will dismiss any pending actions regarding the trademark.
In addition, Cisco and Apple will explore opportunities for interoperability in the areas of security, and consumer and enterprise communications.
Other terms of the agreement remained confidential.
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