For John Danforth, senior vice president and general counsel at Rambus Inc., a federal jury’s $306.9 million verdict Monday against rival chip manufacturer Hynix Semiconductor Inc. conveyed a simple message: delaying settlement “doesn’t get you a better deal.”
The verdict sets the stage for future patent infringement cases Rambus has pending against Samsung, Micron Technology Inc. and Nanya Technology Inc. And although the dollar amount is less than half of the $868 million Rambus had been seeking, the company’s legal team is calling it a huge victory.
This content has been archived. It is available through our partners, LexisNexis® and Bloomberg Law.
To view this content, please continue to their sites.
LexisNexis® and Bloomberg Law are third party online distributors of the broad collection of current and archived versions of ALM's legal news publications. LexisNexis® and Bloomberg Law customers are able to access and use ALM's content, including content from the National Law Journal, The American Lawyer, Legaltech News, The New York Law Journal, and Corporate Counsel, as well as other sources of legal information.
For questions call 1-877-256-2472 or contact us at [email protected]