Micron Ordered To Hand Patent Docs To SanDisk

Law360, San Francisco (September 16, 2013, 8:26 PM ET) -- A California federal judge on Monday ordered Micron Technologies Inc. to fork over market research data to rival flash memory maker SanDisk Inc., which SanDisk will use to defend itself in a lawsuit alleging it infringed several patents that Round Rock Research LLC purchased from Micron in 2009.

U.S. District Court Magistrate Judge Jacqueline Scott Corley partially approved SanDisk's motion to compel information, including an analysis of how SanDisk's accused products were faring in the marketplace compared to products covered by Micron's patents. Micron also must...
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