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Amsterdam, Netherlands on Aug. 26, 2016: IBM building in Amsterdam letters on top Amsterdam, Netherlands, on Aug. 26, 2016. Photo Credit: Shutterstock

Groupon has agreed to pay IBM $57 million to resolve their intellectual property dispute—one which resulted in an $82.5 million infringement jury verdict against Groupon for infringing four e-commerce patents dating back to the early days of the internet.

Tom McParland

Tom McParland of Delaware Law Weekly can be contacted at 215-557-2485 or at tmcparland@alm.com. Follow him on Twitter @TMcParlandTLI.

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