The judge will decide during a March hearing whether to approve the settlement.
Apple products infringe on Ericsson patents now the license agreement has expired, Ericsson said.
Monster claims it was fraudulently eased out from a development deal with Beats ahead of Apple's acquisition.
Plaintiffs complain that Apple married iTunes music with iPod players, and they want $350 million in damages.
Payments under the settlement agreement will depend on the outcome of Apple's appeal of a New York court's order.
A news report has said that the two companies are working towards a settlement
Apple's 'holy war' against Android is increasingly overshadowing the company's ability to wow its users with new products, argues contributor Marco Tabini.
Worried about what data the police could get their hands on from your iPhone and iCloud accounts? Much--but not all--of it is safe from prying eyes, says Apple.
The jury returned Monday to fix an error it made Friday in its damages calculations
Apple vs. Samsung: What is it good for? The same goes for Google+, iTunes, and location-based applications. Apparently we're all grumpy. With guests Philip Michaels, Dan Miller, and Leah Yamshon.