Representative Cases +


Representative Cases Handled by the Firm and its Partners (represented party in bold)


District Court

Weber-Stephens Products LLC v. Sears Holdings Corporation (N.D. Ill. 2015)(patent, trade dress)

Intelligent Medical Objects, Inc. v. Health Fidelity Inc. (N.D. Ill. 2014)(breach of contract, copyright)

American Travel Solutions v. Fareportal, Inc. (C.D. Ca. 2014)(trademark)

Shye Worldwide, LLC. et. al. v. Axiz Group LLC & Orbit Industries (N.D. Ill. 2013) (design patents)

Thoughtworks, Inc. v. Infor, Inc. (N.D. Ill. 2013)(trademark)

Navistar, Inc. v. Hearst Corporation (N.D. Ill. 2013)(copyright)

NeuroGrafix v. Brainlab, Inc. (N.D. Ill 2012)(patent)

National Association of Realtors v. Fothergill (N.D. Ill. 2011)(false advertising, trademark infringement, cybersquatting)

W. M. Barr and Company, Inc. v. Sunnyside Corporation (W.D. Tenn. 2011)(false advertising, unfair competition)

Navistar, Inc. v. New Baltimore Garage Inc. (N.D. Ill. 2011)(computer fraud, breach of contract, contributory infringement).

Navistar, Inc. v. Liberty Equipment Repair Company LLC (E.D. Va. 2011)(computer fraud)

SLP Performance Parts, Inc., v. Suncoast Automotive Performance, Inc. (D. N.J. 2011)(design patent, trademark infringement).

Virtual Point, Inc. v. MasterCard International (W.D. Wash. 2010)(cybersquatting)

MasterCard International v. Thomas (W.D. Wash. 2010)(cybersquatting)

Bouchard v. Rosenthal Collins Group LLC (N.D. Ill. 2011)(copyright)

Thoughtworks, Inc. v. Adarsh Thought Works Private Limited (E.D.Va. 2010)(cybersquatting, trademark)

MasterCard International Incorporated v. Yanda (N.D.Fla. 2009)(cybersquatting)

MasterCard International Incorporated v. Trehan, 629 F.Supp.2d 824 (N.D. Ill. 2009)(cybersquatting)

Hewlett-Packard Company v. Papst Licensing (D. Del 2008)(patent)

Minebea Co. v. Papst Licensing (D.D.C. 2006) (patent)

Nike, Inc. v. Circle Group Internet, Inc. (N.D. Ill. 2004)(cybersquatting)

DeJohn v. The .TV Corporation (N.D. Ill. 2003)(breach of contract)

Charter National Bank and Trust v. Charter One Financial, Inc. (N.D. Ill. 2001)(trademark)

Papst Licensing v. Syquest Technology (N.D. Ca. 1999)(patent)

In re Papst Licensing GmbH Patent Litigation (J.P.M.L. 1999) (multi-district patent litigation)


Appellate Court

Lucent Information Management, Inc. v. Lucent Technologies Inc. (3rd Cir. 1999)(trademark)

FASA Corp. v. Playmates Toys, Inc., 104 F.3d 140 (7th Cir. 1997)(copyright)

Money Station, Inc. v. Cash Station, Inc., 1995 U.S. App. LEXIS 34769 (Fed. Cir. 1995)(trademark)