"Live also enables people to search the Internet using Google. "TomTom is a highly respected and important company," Gutierrez said. "We remain open to quickly resolving this situation with them through an IP licensing agreement." TomTom has rejected the accusations and said it will put up a vigorous defence in the US courts, according to a Radio Netherlands report. Analysts said the Sat-Nav company should settle rather than get involved in a long and costly legal battle which outcome is uncertain."