TSMC Announces US$200 Million Settlement of SMIC Lawsuit

Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company (TSMC) announced earlier today a US$200 million settlement of the actions brought in California State Court against Semiconductor Manufacturing International Corp. (SMIC) in 2006 related to SMIC’s misappropriation of TSMC trade secrets and breach of a 2005 settlement agreement between the two companies.

Pamir Law Group is proud to be a member of the world-class team assembled by TSMC to provide comprehensive strategic intellectual property litigation support during this eight year "battle of titans" trade secret litigation in U.S., Taiwan and China.