Apple Press Info

Apple and Sorenson Media Settle Lawsuit

CUPERTINO, California—October 2, 2002—Apple® and Sorenson Media, Inc. today announced the settlement of a pending federal court lawsuit that had been brought by Apple in April, 2002. The settlement provides for the dismissal of all claims and counterclaims.

Apple ignited the personal computer revolution in the 1970s with the Apple II and reinvented the personal computer in the 1980s with the Macintosh. Apple is committed to bringing the best personal computing experience to students, educators, creative professionals and consumers around the world through its innovative hardware, software and Internet offerings.

Sorenson Media is a world leader in video compression technology and media communications. Headquartered in Salt Lake City, Utah, Sorenson Media’s mission is to provide simple and affordable solutions that enable people everywhere to easily compress and deliver quality video streaming over the Internet. With its innovative tools and services that automate video compression and streaming, Sorenson Media is in a unique position to drive mass-market adoption of rich-media delivery over the Internet.

Press Contacts:
Lynn Fox
(408) 974-6209

Bruce Herbert
Sorenson Media, Inc.
(801) 287-9400

Apple, the Apple logo, Mac, Mac OS and Macintosh are trademarks of Apple. Other company and product names may be trademarks of their respective owners.

Apple Media Helpline (408) 974-2042