Integrated Technology Corporation Patent Validity Confirmed

Tempe, AZ - August 7, 2013 -  Integrated Technology Corporation (ITC), the industry leader in probe card analyzer systems, today announced that the United States Patent and Trademark Office has issued a Notice of Intent to Issue Ex Parte Reexamination Certificate for U.S. Patent No. 6,118,894 ('894 patent) stating that it will issue a certificate confirming the validity of all claims in the '894 patent which was challenged by Rudolph Technologies in this reexamination. This is the third time Rudolph Technologies has requested ex parte reexamination of the patent claims in the USPTO and the third time that all claims have been confirmed as valid.   
The '894 patent is the subject of the patent infringement case brought by ITC against Rudolph Technologies which resulted in damages being awarded in ITC's favor.