Large Jury Verdict Stands After Patents Ruled Valid

Law360, New York (September 24, 2007, 12:00 AM EDT) -- Power Integrations Inc. will be seeking enhanced damages after a jury found Friday that four of its patents relating to integrated circuits for electronic devices were valid.

The verdict, reached in the U.S. District Court for the District of Delaware, comes nearly a year after a different jury awarded Power Integrations $34 million for having its patents willfully infringed by Fairchild Semiconductor Inc.

A decision on the final phase of the litigation, dealing with enforceability, is expected to sometime in the near future.

“We expect our...
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