Semcon Tech, LLC v. Micron Technology, Inc., C.A. No. 12-532-RGA, August 17, 2015.

Andrews, J.  Defendant’s motion for summary judgment of invalidity is granted.

The disputed technology relates to a method of finishing a tracked semiconductor wafer.  Defendant argues that a prior art reference “Sun” incorporates by reference other prior art “Litvak.” The court first determines that it does.  Plaintiff claims that two limitations are not included in the prior art, but its expert does not opine that the prior art is not anticipating.  Defendant’s expert Dr. Dornfeld on the other hand identifies where each limitation of each asserted claim if found in the prior art.