Unity Health Plans Insurance v. UnityPoint Health d/b/a Iowa Health System, No. 13-cv-845-wmc (W.D. Wis.). Lead counsel in trademark case, successfully defending Iowa’s largest health system against preliminary injunctive relief.
Community State Bank, N.A. v. Community State Bank, No. CL 98498 (Iowa District Court for Polk County); Community State Bank, National Association v. Community State Bank, No. CL98498 (Iowa District Court for Polk County). Lead counsel in common law trademark infringement case involving bank names, obtaining temporary and permanent injunctive relief.
LMK Enterprises, Inc. and LMK Pipe Renewal, LLC v. Perma-Liner Industries, Inc., No. 08-cv-811 (M. D. Fla.). Lead counsel in patent infringement case relating to underground trenchless technologies, resulting in injunctive relief, finding of contempt and sanctions and attorney's fee of approximately $750,000.
Sam's Riverside, Inc. D/B/A Sam's Riverside Auto Parts v. Intercon Solutions, Inc.; Lkq Corporation, and Arsco Company; Sam's Riverside, Inc. d/b/a Sam's Riverside Auto Parts v. Intercon Solutions, Inc.; A-Reliable Auto Parts and Wreckers, Inc.; ARSHG, Inc. f/k/a Automotive Rebuilders Supply Company d/b/a ARSCO (S.D. Iowa). Lead counsel in trademark and unfair competition case, successfully defending case on summary judgment.
Basis International Ltd. v. Research In Motion Limited and Research In Motion Corporation (D. N.M.). Co-Counsel in trademark infringement suit against Research in Motion (RIM); obtained temporary restraining order on use of BBX mark for Blackberry operating system.
William T. Pordy, et al. v. Land O'Lakes, Inc., No. 01 CIV 0579 (JSR) (S.D. N.Y.). Patent infringement jury trial, resulting in $3 million verdict against one of the nation’s largest dairies.
Jet, Inc. v. Sewage Aeration Sys., 165 F.3d 419, 49 U.S.P.Q.2d 1355 (6th Cir. 1999). Successful defense of trademark infringement matter, including Sixth Circuit appeal.
Master Crafted Estates Homes, Inc. v. MasterCraft Estate Homes, L.C., No. 41034 (Iowa District Court for Polk County). Lead counsel for Iowa’s largest home builder in successful defense of trademark infringement action seeking preliminary injunctive relief.
Pioneer HiBred Int'l. v. Asgrow Seed Company et al., No. 98CV90577 (S.D. Iowa) and Pioneer HiBred Int'l. v. Dekalb Genetics Corp et al., No. 98CV90578 (S.D. Iowa). Co-counsel in corn germplasm theft cases involving nation’s largest seed companies.
Brian Andreas, et al. v. Volkswagen America, Inc., No. 00CV2021JAJ (N.D. Iowa). Co-counsel in copyright infringement trial, successfully limiting plaintiff’s damage claims.
Lead counsel in numerous trademark opposition and cancellation proceedings.