Personalized Media in patent license deal with Haier

Texas-based Personalized Media Communications, LLC (PMC) said it concluded a patent licensing agreement with Chinese multinational consumer electronics and home appliance company Haier Corporation and its affiliates.

Details of the agreement are confidential.

PMC said it had been involved with Haier in district court litigation and that litigation is now ended.

“Haier joins the ranks of other top-tier television manufacturers, including Sony and Panasonic, who also have taken PMC patent licenses,” said Kazie Metzger, PMC chief executive officer.

“Other notable licensees include Cisco, DirecTV and Samsung.”