Teradyne Hit With Antitrust Suit Over Chip Testing Equipment

Law360, New York (May 20, 2013, 2:01 PM EDT) -- Teradyne Inc. was hit Friday with antitrust and contract claims in Massachusetts federal court over an alleged effort to drive Boston Semi Equipment LLC from the market for repairing and selling used Teradyne semiconductor testing equipment.

BSE — a company in the business of reconfiguring, reselling and repairing used Teradyne automatic semiconductor test equipment — alleged that Teradyne has recently refused to sell essential parts needed to reconfigure its testing equipment. That refusal reverses a 15-year relationship between the companies and is allegedly part of "a...
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