Hynix Denied Review Of Rambus Patent Row By High Court

Law360, New York (February 21, 2012, 3:16 PM EST) -- The U.S. Supreme Court on Tuesday refused to review a petition from Hynix Semiconductor Inc. arguing that Rambus Inc.’s participation in a group that set industry standards disallowed its patent infringement claims against semiconductor producers.

The high court denied Hynix’s petition for writ of certiorari without comment, leaving in place a Federal Circuit ruling that found Rambus had not waived its right to sue for infringement over patents covering dynamic random access memory technology.

Hynix had argued in its petition that Rambus’ misleading participation in an...
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