02MICRO ENTERS INTO MEMORANDUM OF UNDERSTANDING WITH ROHM CO. LTD.

Date3-Mar-2008
O2Micro Settles with Rohm

Thursday February 28, 6:54 pm ET

GEORGE TOWN, Grand Cayman--(BUSINESS WIRE)--O2Micro® International Limited (NASDAQ:OIIM) (SEHK:0457 - News), a leading supplier of innovative power management, and security components and systems, announced that it has entered into a memorandum of understanding with Rohm Co. Ltd that resolves all of the outstanding issues between the companies in the litigation in the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Texas.

About O2Micro

Founded in April 1995, O2Micro develops and markets innovative power management, and security components and systems for the Computer, Consumer, Industrial, and Communications markets. Products include Intelligent Lighting, Battery Management, Power Management, SmartCardBus® and Security products, such as VPN/Firewall system solutions.

O2Micro International maintains an extensive portfolio of intellectual property with 8,594 patent claims granted, and over 9,000 more pending. The company maintains offices worldwide. Additional company and product information can be found on the company website at www.o2micro.com.

O2Micro, the O2Micro logo, SmartCardBus, and combinations thereof are registered trademarks of O2Micro. All other trademarks are the property of their respective owners.

 

Contact:

O2Micro

Gary E. Abbott, 408-987-5920 ext. 8888

Director of Investor Relations

gary.abbott@o2micro.com

Source: O2Micro International Limited