BFS settlements top 600
TOKYO-Bridgestone/Firestone has reached settlements with more than 600 plaintiffs in recall-related court cases.
Shigeo Watanabe, Bridgestone Corp.'s top executive, said the ``settlements to date have cleared up most of the uncertainty about potential liabilities.''
ITC rules in cord case
WASHINGTON -Honeywell International Inc.'s South Korean patent on high-tenacity polyester tire yarn is invalid, the International Trade Commission has ruled.