Successful 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.
Successful representation of lawyers and law firm for legal malpractice, in a “settle and sue” claim, dismissed on motion for summary judgment, upheld on appeal, Los Angeles Superior Court.
Lead 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.
Data breach response for Danish client with global presence and international footprint.
Data breach response for I.T. consulting company in multiple jurisdictions.
Defense of professional negligence claims brought against a law firm based on prior art patent searches in the biotechnology field.
Representation of UK client for breach of supply contract for plasma-derived medicines, American Arbitration Association, Los Angeles.
Defeated trade secret and unfair competition claims over underground testing technology used in gas, oil, and electric power industry, Riverside Superior Court.
Copyright infringement litigation for design of hospital operating rooms, dismissed on summary judgment on invalidity basis, Los Angeles federal court.
Copyright infringement, trade secret and unfair competition litigation for software security and maintenance, Ventura Superior Court.
Successful representation of Los Angeles-based structural engineering firm in claims of copyright infringement, breach of contract and theft of trade secrets against competing structural engineering firm, Los Angeles federal court.
Dismissal of UK client on jurisdictional grounds from contractual dispute concerning international health plans, Los Angeles federal court.
Trade secret unfair competition litigation for UAV multispectral camera payloads and data services, Ventura Superior Court.
Successful representation of national distributor in indemnity action against industrial robot manufacturer (three-judge arbitration under American Arbitration Association rules).
Successful representation of lawyer and law firm for legal malpractice, for assumption and handling of twenty active matters from retiring attorney, secured voluntary dismissal through aggressive law and motion, Los Angeles Superior Court.
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 federal courts of Los Angeles and Orlando.
Trademark infringement and trademark dilution litigation in Oregon federal court between competing designers.
Successful defense of non-profit charity: water for breach of contract and fraud by donor for provision of drinking water in Kenya.
Defense of claims of misappropriation of trade secrets by former employees of space robotics company, Los Angeles Superior Court.