SOURCE: Litera

September 04, 2014 07:30 ET

Litera Grants Workshare License to Metadata Removal at the Server Patents

CHICAGO, IL and MCLEANSVILLE, NC--(Marketwired - Sep 4, 2014) - Litera Technologies, LLC and Workshare announced today that they have settled their lawsuit regarding metadata patents at the server. Workshare has agreed to license Litera's patents 7,895,276 and 8,060,575.

Deepak Massand of Litera said, "We are delighted to work constructively with Workshare to resolve our differences and view this as a key step in serving our clients and partners."

"Workshare will continue to develop, support and sell our Protect Server product to clean metadata at the server as part of our focus on delivering innovation across the document life cycle," said Anthony Foy, CEO Workshare.

About Litera Technologies, LLC

Litera Technologies, LLC is an innovative research and development organization with 10 US patents. Litera is primarily focused on improving productivity during document creation, and collaboration processes, as well as reducing risk through enhanced security and control. Litera holds multiple patents and offers licenses for document comparison, collaboration, metadata management, multi-monitor auto-detection and presentation, context recognition and other technologies which are the basis for several market leading products utilized by over 50% of the global 500 law firms. For more information, visit or contact

About Workshare

Workshare is a leading provider of secure enterprise collaboration applications. Workshare allows individuals to easily create, share, and manage high-value content anywhere, on any device. Workshare enhances the efficiency of the collaborative process by enabling content owners to accurately track and compare changes to shared documents from contributors simultaneously. Workshare also reduces the commercial risk posed by inadvertently sharing confidential or sensitive documents. More than 2 million professionals in 70 countries use Workshare's award-winning desktop, mobile, tablet, and online applications. For more information visit or follow Workshare on Twitter at

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