SanDisk awarded $28.5M in IP dispute with PNY Technologies SanDisk Corporation announced that a Santa Clara County jury has awarded SanDisk $28.5M in damages for PNY's breach of its license agreement. The jury found that PNY had failed to pay SanDisk amounts owed for the right to license SanDisk's valuable intellectual property.
Flextronics appoints Michael Mendenhall as Chief Marketing Officer Flextronics (FLEX) announced that Michael Mendenhall has been appointed to lead the Company's worldwide marketing, branding and communications initiatives. Mendenhall most recently served as the Executive Vice President and Chief Marketing and Communications Officer for Fusion-io. In this role, he was responsible for repositioning the Company's brand and products and played a key role in its successful acquisition by SanDisk (SNDK). Previously, he served as Senior Vice President and Chief Marketing Officer for HP (HPQ) and directed all aspects of corporate marketing operations globally.