January 10, 2002
SuSE buys off trademark extortionist
Author: JT Smith
The Register: "As we reported earlier , German Linux distributor SuSE was barred from distributing its product in Germany after a trademark infringement action was brought by a company which admitted it was only looking to make a fast buck. After surrendering a quick out-of-court settlement to the extortionist, which did not include license fees, SuSE is now permitted to distribute its software unimpeded." Read more here.