Wilmer's William "Bill" Lee, Mary "Mindy" Sooter, and Joseph Mueller convinced a Waco, Texas jury that Intel didn't infringe two microprocessor patents. The win comes a month-and-a-half after Intel was hit with a $2.175 billion damages verdict in the same courtroom.
Job-seeking attorneys are gravitating toward roles inside corporate legal departments, but perceptions that in-house offers a better work-life balance than a law firm or the ability to influence decision-making could prove disappointing.
"With her work as a prosecutor, pro bono experience, and time in private practice, she has the expertise as a highly respected lawyer to ensure that the SEC protects investors," SEC Chairman Gary Gensler said in a statement.
The company has already argued one appeal in the Ninth Circuit claiming that it had no duty to warn Roundup users about cancer risks since federal law governs herbicide labeling. A Georgia doctor whose state law failure to warn claims were tossed on federal preemption grounds is now appealing in the 11th Circuit.