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C.K. Claridge, Inc.
Sued for patent infringement, chemical manufacturer C.K. Claridge tries to design a settlement strategy taking into account a decision analysis of litigating v. negotiating. The plaintiffs are the patent holder and its sole licensee, who is also a CKC competitor. (This case is a revised, alternative version of "C.K. Coolidge, Inc. (Abridged)," HBS No. 607-006.)
Keywords: Decision Making;
Lawsuits and Litigation;
Sebenius, James K. "C.K. Claridge, Inc." Harvard Business School Case 910-045, May 2013. (Revised from original May 2010 version.)