Two potentially explosive patent infringement lawsuits have been languishing since they were filed last August, but some of the confusion surrounding them has been dispelled with the consolidation of multiple cases.

The suits involve a marketing company, Meridian Enterprises Corp. of St. Louis, and some of the biggest players in the credit card industry.

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