SanDisk Sues STMicroelectronics Over Patents In Federal Court And With ITC

Law360, New York (October 18, 2004, 12:00 AM EDT) -- Flash-memory drive maker SanDisk Corp. has sued STMicroelectronics for patent infringement in federal court and filed a complaint with the U.S. International Trade Commission seeking to bar import of the rival’s drives.

The complaint, filed with the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California, seeks an order declaring that SanDisk's products do not infringe 14 U.S. Patents assigned to STMicroelectronics. The complaint also asks the court to declare that those patents are invalid.

The complaint with the ITC seeks an investigation as to whether...
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