Atheros Communications announced earlier today the acquisition of Attansic Technology Company, a privately held Taiwan-based fabless semiconductor company specializing in Fast and Gigabit Ethernet integrated circuit solutions for PC, access point (AP) and router applications. Attansic was a majority-owned subsidiary of ASUSTek Computer Inc., the world leading supplier of PC motherboards and manufacturer of modems and gateways through its Askey subsidiary.
Pamir Law Group acted for Diodes Inc. in its recently announced acquisition of Anachip Corp.
Diodes Inc, a NASDAQ-listed computer chipmaker, acquired Anachip Corp from Lite-On Semiconductor Corp, and two Taiwanese venture capital firms for approximately TWD 1.0 billion (US$ 30.0 million) in cash. Headquartered in Hsinchu Science-Based Industrial Park, Anachip produces computer chips and related semiconductor products. This acquisition will allow Diodes to increase its production capacity; the acquisition is expected to add to Diodes 2006 earnings.
Diodes Incorporated announced earlier today that the acquisition of APD Semiconductor has been successfully completed.