UniRAM Looks To Bar Talk Of Old Settlement At Trial

Law360, New York (September 17, 2007, 12:00 AM EDT) -- UniRAM Technology Inc. wants to bar a jury from learning the details of a $2.4 million settlement it reached last year with rival semiconductor manufacturer Monolithic System Technology Inc. as it seeks more money from the remaining defendant in the case, Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co. Ltd.

In court documents filed last Wednesday with the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California, UniRAM said the federal rules of evidence prohibited the use of litigation settlements as evidence of the value of a claim. As a...
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