Chip design company Dynetix Design Solutions Inc. was headed to trial this month in San Jose in a big patent infringement case it brought against Synopsys Inc., a much larger rival in the electronic design automation field. Instead, after Synopsys's lawyers at Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe succeeded in knocking out a key damages expert, Dynetix has dropped its case without recovering a cent, hinging its hopes on an appeal.
Orrick Scuttles Chip Patent Suit After Damages Ruling
The Litigation Daily
September 18, 2013