SMIC Files Motion To Dismiss TSMC Patent Suit

Law360 (March 8, 2004, 12:00 AM EST) -- China’s largest chipmaker, Semiconductor Manufacturing International Corp., has filed a motion to dismiss rival Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co.’s claim for patent infringement.

"What we have done is a very thorough internal review together with our outside counsel, and we've found there's no merit to this lawsuit whatsoever," SMIC's Chief Financial Officer, Jenny Wang, told a video conference from London.

"We have filed a motion to dismiss this claim in the Californian court and right now we're waiting for the court's approval for the hearing day," she...
To view the full article, register now.
Law360 Pro Say Podcast
Check out Law360's new podcast, Pro Say, which offers a weekly recap of both the biggest stories and hidden gems from the world of law.