Defense of trademark infringement and trademark dilution claims in Oregon District Court, (shoe design).
Defense of UK client for breach of supply contract for plasma-derived medicines, American Arbitration Association, Los Angeles.
Defense of professional negligence claims brought against a law firm based on prior art patent searches in the biotechnology field. Los Angeles Superior Court.
Lead counsel in defense and dismissal of trade secret and unfair competition claims over underground testing technology used in gas, oil, and electric power industry, Riverside Superior Court.
Lead trial counsel in prosecution of claims products-liability against manufacture of exhaust fan and spring-wound timer mechanism, two week jury trial, Central District of California.
Defense of copyright infringement litigation for design of hospital operating rooms, dismissed on summary judgment on invalidity grounds, Central District of California.
Defense of claims of misappropriation of trade secrets by former employees of electrical contractor, Orange County Superior Court affirmed on appeal. SASCO v. Rosendin Electric, Inc., 207 Cal.App.4th 837 (2012), the California Court of Appeal affirmed a trial court’s order awarding the defendants almost $485,000 in attorneys’ fees and costs.
Prosecution of engineering client’s claims of copyright infringement, breach of contract and theft of trade secrets against competing engineering firm. Central District of California.
Led comprehensive counseling in areas implicated by data security breaches and cyber incidents: (1) privacy and regulatory response (including SEC compliance), (2) government and internal investigations and (3) remediation and litigation.
Defense of trade dress claims in Central District of California (paintball trade dress).
Data breach response for Danish client in multiple jurisdictions, foreign and domestic.
Data breach response for American I.T. consulting company in multiple jurisdictions, foreign and domestic.
Defense and dismissal of legal malpractice claims against client lawyers and law firm, in a “settle and sue” claim, dismissed on motion for summary judgment, upheld on appeal, Los Angeles Superior Court.
Defense and dismissal of UK client on jurisdictional grounds from contractual dispute concerning international health plans. Central District of California.
Prosecution of claims against industrial robot manufacturer. American Arbitration Association, Los Angeles.
Defense of copyright claims for use of sound recordings in promotional videos by Arista Music, Atlantic, Capitol Records, Sony Music Entertainment, Sony Music Entertainment US Latin, LLC, UMG Recordings, Inc., Warner Bros. Records, Inc. Warner Music Group, Corp. Warner Music Latina, Inc., and Zomba Recording LLC in multi district litigation. Central District of California and Middle District of Florida.
Defense and dismissal of non-profit charity: water for breach of contract and fraud claims by donor for provision of drinking water in Kenya, Central District of California.