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Compiled by Bonnie Feuerstein
An agreement has been completed between City College (New York, NY), the Research Foundation of the City University of New York, Union Carbide Crystal Products (UCCP, Washougal, WA), and R. R. Alfano and V. Petricevic to grant UCC¥an exclusive license to make and sell several Cr4+ doped crystals. . . . Rockwell International (Los Angeles, CA) has filed suit against SDL (San Jose, CA) alleging that a fabrication process used by SDL infringes certain Rockwell patents; SDL says its process does not infringe and it believes Rockwell?s patent is invalid.