WHO GOT THE WORK?℠ - Womble Bond Dickinson and Chicago IP firm Rakoczy Molino Mazzochi Siwik are defending Fieldturf USA Inc. and Tarkett Sports Canada Inc. in a pending patent infringement lawsuit. The case, which centers on shock pads used in artificial turf fields, was filed Nov. 29 in Georgia Northern District Court by Troutman Pepper Hamilton Sanders and Lee Sheikh Megley & Haan on behalf of Brock USA. The case, assigned to U.S. District Judge Eleanor L Ross, is 4:21-cv-00224, Brock USA, LLC v. Fieldturf USA, Inc. et al. Read the complaint on Law.com Radar and check out the most recent edition of Law.com’s Who Got the Work?℠ column to find out which law firms and lawyers are being brought in to handle key cases and close major deals for their clients.
BUTTERFLY EFFECT - Butterfly Network, a provider of medical imaging tools, and its top officers were hit with a securities class action Wednesday in New Jersey District Court in connection with its 2021 SPAC merger with Longview Acquisition Corp. The action, filed by Pomerantz LLP, contends that the proxy statement issued in connection with the transaction contained misleading statements regarding the company’s financial projections by failing to consider the pandemic’s broad consequences on the health care industry. Counsel have not yet appeared for the defendants. The case is 2:22-cv-00854, Rose v. Butterfly Network, Inc. et al. Stay up on the latest deals and litigation with the new Law.com Radar.