A long drawn legal battle between two hoteliers over the use of brand names ‘Thalappakattu’ and ’Thalapakatti’ for selling biryani came to an end last week with both parties signing a joint memo of compromise before the Madras High Court. Chennai Rawther ‘Thalapakattu Biriyani’ agreed not to use the name ‘Thalappakkattu,’ in their restaurants.