Nanometrics, Nova settle patent litigation

Mutschler, Ann Steffora
April 2007
Electronic News;4/16/2007, Vol. 53 Issue 16, p50
Trade Publication
The article reports on the settlement of three patent suits between semiconductor metrology equipment supplier Nanometrics Inc. and Nova Measuring Instruments Ltd. Under the settlement, the firms dismissed, without prejudice, all pending patent litigation and have entered into a covenant not to sue one another for any patent for a period of one year. Nova Measuring initiated the litigation when it filed a suit claiming Nanometrics infringed on certain integrated metrology products.


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