Kraft Foods Patent Settlement
On February 27, 2013, Kraft Foods filed a lawsuit against Land O'Frost in the federal district court in Wisconsin for patent infringement of Kraft's U.S. Patent No. 7,172,779 which covered a pre-sliced cold cuts package sold in grocery stores.
The parties have reached a settlement, the terms of which will remain confidential. Kraft Foods has a long history of innovation.
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