LG Electronics +5.5% in South Korea on news that Sony (SNE) and LG have settled patent...

|About: Sony Corporation (SNE)|By:, SA News Editor

LG Electronics +5.5% in South Korea on news that Sony (SNE) and LG have settled patent infringement lawsuits covering digital televisions, Blu-ray players and mobile handsets, and agreed to cross-license each others’ patents covering these electronic devices. Sony -2.1% in Japan, its fifth consecutive down day.