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Item 8.01. Other Events.
On May 2, 2016, NVIDIA Corporation announced that NVIDIA and Samsung have agreed to settle all pending intellectual property litigation between the two companies.
The agreement will lead to the immediate dismissal of all pending IP litigation in U.S. district courts, the U.S. International Trade Commission and the U.S. Patent Office between the companies.
The settlement includes the licensing of a small number of patents by each company to the other, but no broad cross-licensing of patents or other compensation.
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.
Date: May 2, 2016
By: /s/ David M. Shannon
David M. Shannon
Executive Vice President, Chief Administrative Officer and Secretary