Semiconductor Devices

Docket Update: Billions Worth of Consumer Devices Threatened as Semiconductor Foundry Dispute Comes to the ITC

Two new ITC patent complaints from GlobalFoundries seek to block a large swath of computing devices that rely on chips manufactured by TSMC, the world’s largest semiconductor fabrication company. But the patent owner assures the Commission that consumers won’t be harmed by the requested ban because at least 39% of the smartphone market will still be available.