Semcon Tech Sues Fujifilm, IMB, Intel, Micron, Samsung, and Texas Instruments
Semcon Tech [NPE] filed six separate suits against Fujifilm, IMB, Intel, Micron, Samsung, and Texas Instruments, alleging that the defendants’ integrated circuits infringe one to two patents related to finishing processes for semiconductor components. Semcon Tech has filed three prior suits since March 2012 against Freescale, Lightwire, and Qualcomm. Charles Molnar is the named inventor on the patents-in-suit, which he assigned to Semcon Tech in November 2011. The patents-in-suit are two of 22 issued patents that RPX reviewed as an open market opportunity (Molnar) in May 2011. 4/27, District of Delaware, no judge yet assigned, 1:2012cv00529; 1:2012cv00530; 1:2012cv00531; 1:2012cv00532; 1:2012cv00533; 1:2012cv00534.