SEOUL , South Korea , Oct. 29 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Pixelplus Co., Ltd. (Nasdaq: PXPL), a fabless semiconductor company in Korea that designs, develops, and markets CMOS image sensors for various consumer electronics applications, today announced that the Company obtained a completely positive and affirmative ruling from the Korean Patent Court granting the Company's request to effectively cancel and invalidate the disputed contact hole process patent claimed by MagnaChip Semiconductor ("MagnaChip").
The Korean Patent Court's ruling on the contact hole process patent positively reaffirmed the earlier decision issued by the Intellectual Property Tribunal of the Korea Intellectual Property Office in December 2006 which granted the Company's request to effectively cancel and invalidate the disputed contact hole process patent claimed by MagnaChip.
About Pixelplus Co., Ltd.
Pixelplus is a South Korea-based developer of high-performance, high- resolution, and cost-effective CMOS image sensors for use primarily in mobile camera phones. In addition to mobile phones, Pixelplus provides CMOS image sensors and SoC solutions for use in webcams and notebook embedded cameras, toys and games, and security and surveillance system applications.
As a fabless semiconductor company, Pixelplus is focused on creating proprietary design technologies to develop CMOS image sensors with sharp, colorful and enhanced image quality, size efficiency, and low power consumption.
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