Represented defendant in a domain name dispute involving the domain name www.QuiznoSucks.com in federal bankruptcy court. Issue involved the intersection of First Amendment and trademark law.
Envision Telephony Inc. v. WFM Solutions
Litigated case to favorable settlement
Represented defendants in software case involving copyright issues and trade secret issues, including the “look and feel” of computer interfaces. Primary defense involved the doctrine of “functionality” and “interoperability,” and many of the issues paralleled those of the older Apple v. Microsoft case.
SlipTrack v. Steeler Industries
Represented defendant and prevailed on summary judgment in patent infringement case. In a sister case involving the same plaintiff, product, and patent claim, plaintiff was awarded a seven million dollar judgment after several years of litigation. The summary judgment in our case was used, in part, to overturn the seven million dollar judgment when it was appealed to the United States Federal Circuit.