Wednesday, May 15, 2013
Effective Sept. 1, a new law defines "trade secret" and the actions that constitute misappropriation. It provides for injunctive relief for misappropriation, and in some circumstances, allows "payment of a reasonable royalty" or "affirmative acts to protect a trade secret."
Wednesday, May 8, 2013
Dr. Phil's lawyer Chip Babcock (pictured) says defendant Gawker's airing of episode No. 2 before it appeared on the Dr. Phil Show affected the episode's ratings "big time."
The Litigation Daily
Tuesday, May 7, 2013
Thanks to the ruling by the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit, Versata's verdict against SAP will go down as one of the largest ever to survive a Federal Circuit challenge.
Monday, April 15, 2013
When Ted Stevenson started to question prospective jurors in a patent-infringement suit, he wanted those who are cell-phone savvy. Partly as a result of his move to seat text-savvy jurors, Stevenson's client, Dallas-based Summit 6 LLC, won a $15 million verdict.
The American Lawyer
Monday, April 8, 2013
Monday, April 1, 2013
In litigation, one principle remains steady: Better to win. For Tracey Davies (pictured) and William Dawson, two IP litigation partners in the Dallas office of Gibson Dunn & Crutcher, who represent defendant T-Mobile Corp. in multiple patent cases, this is particularly true.