Representative Litigations

Ward v. McDonald

Ward v. McDonald, No. 1:1997-CV-01224 (D. Md. Apr. 4, 1997). Represented copyright owner Pamela Ward in a copyright infringement action involving a short story adapted by defendant as a screenplay and performed on Broadway, with Kevin Bacon as leading actor in the show.




Ecolochem, Inc. v. Mobile Water Technology Co.

Ecolochem, Inc. v. Mobile Water Technology Co., No. 4:1985-CV-00834 (E.D. Ark. Dec. 6, 1985), slip op. 690 F.Supp 778 (E.D. Ark. 1988), aff’d, Fed. Cir. Appeal No. 88-1550 (February 24, 1989), etc. Patent infringement litigation brought by Ecolochem regarding its U.S. Patent 4,556,492. Following a bench trial, Senior Circuit Judge Henley found the patent valid and infringed. After Federal Circuit affirmance, Judge Henley denied Mobile’s motion to set aside the




A.V. Imports v. Spirits International, N.V.

A.V. Imports v. Spirits International, N.V. A.V. Imports v. Spirits International N.V., No. 92043340 (Trademark Trial and Appeal Board (TTAB) May 19, 2004). Representation of plaintiff A.V. Imports, Inc., and its successor A.V Brands, Inc. which sought cancellation of the trademark registration RUSSKAYA for vodka on the grounds of abandonment.




Diagnostic Devices, Inc., et al. v. TaiDoc Technology Corp.

Diagnostic Devices, Inc., et al. v. TaiDoc Technology Corp., No. 3:2012-CV-00296 (W.D.N.C. May 10, 2012). Represented medical products manufacturer TaiDoc Technology Corp. in a declaratory judgment action regarding breach of contract, alleged non-infringement and unenforceability of a patent, abuse of process, unfair and deceptive trade practices and libel per se.