Analogix Sues Silicon Image Over HDMI Monopoly

Law360, New York (June 13, 2008, 12:00 AM EDT) -- Analogix Semiconductor Inc. has filed suit against video microchip manufacturer Silicon Image Inc., claiming the company conspired to control and monopolize the market for products that use the high-definition multimedia interface, or HDMI, standard to transmit digital data.

In a complaint filed Wednesday in the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California, Analogix accused Silicon Image and its subsidiary, HDMI Licensing LLC, of conspiring with other founders of a working group that created the HDMI standard to control the market for electronics that use...
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