IXYS, Advanced Power Technology Settle Patent Suit Over MOSFET Technology

Law360, New York (August 13, 2004, 12:00 AM EDT) -- Power semiconductor suppliers IXYS Corp and Advanced Power Technology Inc. have agreed to settle their patent infringement lawsuit over advanced MOSFET technology, the two companies said.

The agreement, which settles all claims, ends several years of litigation between the companies. The rivals have taken turns suing and countersuing one another over patents related to advanced MOSFET technology.

The settlement comes in the wake of a ruling in June by the U.S. District Court of the Northern District of California’s, in which the court rejected IXYS Corporation's...
To view the full article, register now.

Law360 UK

UK Financial Services

Read Our Latest UK Legal News & Analysis

Financial Services Law360 UK and Insurance Law360 UK provide breaking news and in-depth analysis on U.K. and European Union regulation, enforcement, legislation, and litigation involving banks, investment firms, insurers, and more.