After Toshiba Deal, Hynix Strikes Pact With Sandisk

Law360, New York (March 21, 2007, 12:00 AM EDT) -- Just a day after ending its patent feud with Toshiba Corp., Hynix Semiconductor has struck another cross licensing and product supply deal—this time with U.S.-based Sandisk Corp.

The two companies said they are planning a joint venture to develop and make flash memories and NAND memory systems based on four bit per cell (x4) flash technology.

“With the patent cross license behind us, we are able to put aside distractions and turn our attention to a very promising relationship in the development of x4 technology. We...
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