Edison & Swan United Electric Company

from:http://www.ideafinder.com/history/inventions/lightbulb.htm
Edison & Swan United Electric Company
In Britain, Joseph Swan took Edison to court for patent infringement. Edison lost and as part of the settlement, Edison was forced to take Swan in as a partner in his British electric works. The company was called the Edison and Swan United Electric Company (later known as Ediswan). Eventually, Edison acquired all of Swan’s interest in the company.

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