Represented Matsutek in an ITC action relating to autonomous vacuum cleaners
Represented Wistron and Aopen in District Court in laptop patent dispute involving floppy disc controllers. Motion to Dismiss granted for clients. In the matter of Certain Notebook Products and Components, Inv. No. 337-TA-705 (USITC) - Represented respondent Wistron Corporation against Toshiba Corporation in ITC investigation involving various laptop computer patents. Successful settlement reached after filing of pre-hearing briefing.
Represented Nike, Inc. in district court action involving product liability claims.
Represented Nike, Inc. and obtained voluntary dismissal with prejudice of all products liability claims alleged by plaintiff in district court action.
Represented Esprit’s domestic and international retail and distribution companies against claims of trademark infringement, trademark dilution and unfair competition involving Levi’s “Arcuate” pocket-stitching design. Successful settlement reached.
Represented Acer in patent infringement.
Represented Acer and Wistron in patent infringement action relating to heat sink technology. Obtained case dismissal.
Represented Hanwang Technology, a leading Beijing based consumer electronics company, in a patent infringement suit involving electronic drawing tablets. Obtained summary judgment, in part, that invalidated key asserted patent based on prior art uncovered during litigation. Shortly thereafter, the parties settled the case.
Represented Wistron in a patent infringement action where Samsung had alleged infringement of three patents relating to computer keyboard hot key functions, battery charging power-saving methods, and data storage and retrieval methods. The parties entered into a patent license agreement on a mutually acceptable basis, including a patent cross license, and the lawsuits between them were dismissed.
Represented TSMC in defense against trade secret misappropriation claims involving semiconductor manufacturing technology. Successful settlement reached.
Represented ZTE in district court dispute relating to 3G, 4G, and 5G technology.
Ventria Bioscience v. Yang, 34-2011-00095576 (Cal. Sup. Ct.) — Representing Ventria Bioscience, Inc. in trade secret misappropriation and breach of contract action against former employee relating to recombinant cell development, expression, and production.
Represented Sand Hill Advisors, LLC and won summary judgment dismissing service mark infringement claim involving identical business names which resulted in plaintiff having to change its business name.
Represented Abercrombie & Fitch against claims of trademark infringement, trademark dilution and unfair competition involving Levi’s “Arcuate” pocket-stitching design, which resulted in a unanimous defense verdict in favor of Abercrombie on all claims. The verdict was named one of the Top Ten California defense verdicts by The Daily Journal.
Represented Marconi PLC and won dismissal of fraud and breach of contract action.