Broadcom Tries Again To Nix Emulex Defamation Claim

Law360, New York (July 9, 2010, 6:26 PM EDT) -- Broadcom Corp. is appealing the denial of its bid to nix Emulex Corp.'s defamation claim in an antitrust suit alleging Broadcom made misleading and disparaging statements about Emulex during a tender offer in an effort to monopolize the market for an Ethernet controller.

Broadcom lodged its notice of appeal to the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit on Thursday, challenging the U.S. District Court for the Central District of California's decision to deny its motion to strike Emulex's libel and slander claim pursuant to...
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