ID card lawsuit settled: U.S Government takes a license under Leighton Technologies’ “Contactless Cards” patents

General Patent Corporation (GPC) announced on behalf of its subsidiary, Leighton Technologies LLC (Leighton), that it reached a settlement with the U.S. government in a lawsuit in the Court of Claims over unlicensed use of Leighton's portfolio of six "Contactless Cards" and related patents. The settlement with the federal government is an outcome of a…