MaxLinear Files Judgment vs Silicon Lab; Seeks Ruling Patents are Invalid
MaxLinear, Inc. (NYSE: MXL) announced today that it has filed a declaratory judgment complaint in United States District Court against Silicon Laboratories, Inc. as defendant to obtain a ruling that MaxLinear products, such as the MxL301 and MxL601 tuner ICs, do not infringe nineteen (19) patents owned by the defendant. The declaratory judgment complaint further seeks a ruling that the defendant's patents are invalid.
"MaxLinear is a strong believer in intellectual property and respects the intellectual property rights of other companies. MaxLinear has invested millions of dollars in research and development to create its industry leading tuner technology and to obtain fundamental patents covering its unique tuner
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