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Sandisk Patent Grants

System solution for first read issue using time dependent read voltages

Patent Number 9711231 - July 18, 2017

Techniques are provided for improving the accuracy of read operations of memory cells, where the threshold voltage of a memory cell can shift…

Shallow trench isolation trenches and methods for NAND memory

Patent Number 9711390 - July 18, 2017

A method of forming a shallow trench isolation trench in a semiconductor substrate is described. The method includes forming a trench in a…

Memory hole structure in three dimensional memory

Patent Number 9711522 - July 18, 2017

In a three dimensional nonvolatile memory, memory holes extend vertically through two or more physical levels in which memory cells are…

Three-dimensional memory device containing plural select gate transistors having different characteristics and method of making thereof

Patent Number 9711524 - July 18, 2017

A stack of material layers includes first material layers, second material layers located between a respective pair of an overlying first…

Locally-trap-characteristic-enhanced charge trap layer for three-dimensional memory structures

Patent Number 9711530 - July 18, 2017

Threshold voltage shift due to programming of a neighboring memory element can be reduced or suppressed by forming a compositionally modulated…

Sandisk Patent Applications

NON-VOLATILE MEMORY HAVING INDIVIDUALLY OPTIMIZED SILICIDE CONTACTS AND PROCESS THEREFOR

Application Number 20170207092 - July 20, 2017

In an integrated-circuit memory, performance is increased by reducing an electrical contact resistance between a metal layer and an upper poly…

FAST SETTLING LOW DROPOUT VOLTAGE REGULATOR

Application Number 20170199536 - July 13, 2017

Methods and systems for reducing the settling time of a voltage regulator are described. In some cases, the settling time of the voltage…

DATA PATH CONTROL FOR NON-VOLATILE MEMORY

Application Number 20170199668 - July 13, 2017

Apparatuses, systems, and methods are disclosed for controlling a data path for non-volatile memory. An apparatus includes one or more memory…

PHYSICAL ADDRESSING SCHEMES FOR NON-VOLATILE MEMORY SYSTEMS EMPLOYING MULTI-DIE INTERLEAVE SCHEMES

Application Number 20170199703 - July 13, 2017

A non-volatile memory system may include a plurality of memory dies and a controller that is configured to write data into the memory dies…

NON-VOLATILE MEMORY WITH EFFICIENT PROGRAMMING

Application Number 20170200501 - July 13, 2017

A non-volatile memory system includes a plurality of NAND strings (or other arrangements) that form a monolithic three dimensional memory…

Sandisk Federal District Court Decisions

Shain et al v. Advanced Technologies Group, LLC et al

Michigan Eastern District Court - February 28, 2017

OPINION and ORDER Granting Defendants' 19 Motion to Dismiss Under Rule 12(b)(6) and Denying as Moot Defendants' 18 Motion to…

HSM Portfolio LLC et al v. Elpida Memory Inc. et al

Delaware District Court - February 11, 2016

MEMORANDUM AND ORDER Dismissing as Moot 1091 MOTION to Strike Untimely Evidence Cited In Micron's Summary Judgment Brief, Dismissing…

HSM Portfolio LLC et al v. Elpida Memory Inc. et al

Delaware District Court - February 11, 2016

MEMORANDUM ORDER Denying 1041 MOTION to Exclude Portions of Philip Green's Damages Report, Denying 1045 MOTION to Exclude…

HSM Portfolio LLC et al v. Elpida Memory Inc. et al

Delaware District Court - February 11, 2016

MEMORANDUM OPINION re 1037 MOTION for Summary Judgment of Noninfringement, 1039 MOTION for Summary Judgment of Invalidity, [1040 ]MOTION…

Oliver et al v. SD-3 LLC et al

California Northern District Court - December 1, 2015

ORDER GRANTING 148 STIPULATION ON BRIEFING SCHEDULE. Responses due by 12/18/2015. Replies due by 1/8/2016.. Signed by Judge Jeffrey S.…

Sandisk State Court Decisions

NETAC TECHNOLOGY CO., LTD v. SANDISK CORPORATION

United States U.S. Court of Appeals, Federal Circuit - July 26, 2016

NETAC TECHNOLOGY CO., LTD. v. SANDISK CORPORATION

United States U.S. Court of Appeals, Federal Circuit - February 9, 2016

Round Rock Research LLC v. Sandisk Corporation

Delaware Delaware District Court - February 4, 2015

MEMORANDUM OPINION. Signed by Judge Sue L. Robinson on 2/4/2015. (nmfn)

Round Rock Research LLC v. Sandisk Corporation

Delaware Delaware District Court - December 17, 2014

MEMORANDUM OPINION. Signed by Judge Sue L. Robinson on 12/17/2014. (nmfn)

Sandisk Federal Appellate Court Decisions

NETAC TECHNOLOGY CO., LTD v. SANDISK CORPORATION

U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit - July 26, 2016

NETAC TECHNOLOGY CO., LTD. v. SANDISK CORPORATION

U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit - February 9, 2016