Broadcom Disparages Monopolization By Disparagement Claim As Just Words
Sticks and stones may break your bones, but disparagement will hardly ever monopolize your market, is the message of Broadcom Corporation’s motion to dismiss a "monopolization-by-disparagement" case brought by its competitor Emulex Corporation.
The case, Emulex Corp. et al. v. Broadcom Corp. et al., No. SACV 09-1310 JVS (ANx), centers on statements Broadcom allegedly made during a 2009 attempt at a hostile takeover...