Hynix Aims To Shoot Down $397M Rambus Patent Judgment

Law360, Los Angeles (October 18, 2012, 8:03 PM EDT) -- Hynix Semiconductor Inc. asked a California federal judge Tuesday to either throw out a $397 million judgment for infringing Rambus Inc. patents or grant the chipmaker a new trial in its decadelong fight over memory chip technology, saying recent patent re-examination proceedings merit reversal.

South Korea-based Hynix filed a motion for summary judgment and a separate motion for a new trial on Tuesday, saying that a 2011 appeals court decision had vacated final judgment in the case and that Rambus' patent claims have been eviscerated by...
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