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After the original trial date was postponed due to Texas's recent severe weather, the first day of the VLSI Technologies v. Intel trial finally arrived, with new COVID-19 precautions in place, and the first day certainly did not disappoint.

Day 1's Order of Play was:

  1. Jury Selection
  2. Opening Statements
  3. Plaintiff's case-in-chief
    • First witness – Jim Spehar, VP of Research and Development for NXP

To learn more about Day 1, please listen to DaWanna McCray and Danielle Williams' interview Mike Tomasulo, who is in Waco for the trial.

Originally Published by Winston & Strawn, February 2021

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