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WACO JURY RETURNS $2.175 BILLION VERDICT AGAINST INTEL CORP.

03/02/2021
A Waco,Texas jury delivered the second largest patent infringement win U.S. history to VLSI Technology LLC on March 2, 2021, finding that Intel infringed all contested claims in two computer chip patents.The jury's $2.175 billion verdict found that Intel infringed all of the contested claims of U.S Patent 7,523,373 and U.S. Patent 7,725,759. Michael Stolarski, CEO of VLSI Technology LLC, welcomed the news stating "We are very pleased that the jury recognized the value of the innovations as reflected in the patents and are extremely happy with the jury verdict." After receipt of the verdict U.S. District Judge Alan Albright noted that "The lawyering in this case was truly exceptional, and I appreciate it." VLSI Technology LLC was represented by Irell & Manella, LLP and ANDY TINDEL, MARK MANN and BLAKE THOMPSON of Mann Tindel Thompson.