EE Times, Dylan McGrath
SAN FRANCISCO—U.S. President Barak Obama indicated Thursday (Feb. 11) that he will sign into law a customs bill passed by the U.S. Senate that includes a provision to combat counterfeit semiconductors.
Electronics Purchasing Strategies, Bolaji Ojo
America II Electronics Inc. will this year mark its 27th anniversary in the same quiet way it has celebrated previous milestones. Behind the scene, though, the mid-tier electronics components distributor is making giant stride in a strategic transformation that has positioned it as a major beneficiary of the market’s decades-long consolidation.
Electronics Purchasing Strategies, Barbara Jorgensen
A North Kingstown, RI, man involved in a scheme to sell remarked microprocessors to U.S. military contractors was sentenced earlier this month by U.S. District Judge Michael P. Shea in Hartford, CT.
Department of Justice, U.S. Attorney’s Office, District of Connecticut,
Deirdre M. Daly, United States Attorney for the District of Connecticut, announced that JEFFREY WARGA, 62, of North Kingstown, R.I., was sentenced today by U.S. District Judge Michael P. Shea in Hartford to three years of probation and was ordered to pay a $10,000 fine for supplying customers with falsely remarked microprocessor chips, many of which were used in U.S. Military and commercial helicopters.