Geico has turned to Rivkin Radler which filed a civil RICO lawsuit in New Jersey District Court on behalf of the company on Monday. The suit targets Advanced Spine and Outpatient Surgery Center and other defendants for allegedly filing over $5.7 million in fraudulent claims. Counsel have not yet appeared for the defendants.
Former U.S. Patent and Trademark Office director Andrei Iancu and two of his Irell & Manella colleagues have joined the Kramer Levin Naftalis & Frankel team that’s defending on appeal a $1.9 billion judgment won last year against Cisco Systems Inc. The case, Centripetal Networks v. Cisco Systems, was the nation’s first virtual patent trial, tried to U.S. District Judge Henry Coke Morgan Jr. of the Eastern District of Virginia over 23 days in the spring of 2020. Wilmer Cutler Pickering Hale and Dorr is representing Cisco on the appeal.