Fed. Circ. Hears Arguments In Rambus Patent Suits

Law360, New York (April 5, 2010, 7:47 PM EDT) -- Oral arguments a federal appeals court heard Monday in two cases involving Rambus Inc. semiconductor patents centered on whether the technology company improperly destroyed documents prior to the litigation, attorneys said, though when the court would issue a ruling remained unclear.

The suits, before the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit, pit Rambus against Micron Technology Inc. and Hynix Semiconductor Inc.

Hynix was ordered by the district court to pay nearly $400 million for infringing the patents, but Micron was absolved by another district...
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