ATTORNEYS

CIRCA

SUIT

PARTY

DESCRIPTION

OPN

DEP

TRIAL

STATUS

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

McCarter & English, LLP

Boston, MA

(Pentair Water Pool & Spa, Inc. and Danfos Drives A/S v.

Hayward Industries, Inc.)

Oct'11

-

Infringement

Defendant

Technical interpretation; evaluation of electronic design

X

X

 

 

Greenburg Traurig, LLP

Dallas, TX

(Whirlpool Corp. v.

Sensata Tech. and

Texas Instruments Corp)

Jul '11

-Oct'11

Product

Liability

Defendant

Technical interpretation, computer simulation and interpretation of cause, motor starter

X

X

 

Completed

Phillips Lytle LLP

Buffalo, NY

(Version New York Inc. v. National Grid USA Service Company)

Oct '06 -Apr'07

Contractual

Plaintiff

Technical interpretation, review of problem and standards, expert report. Resolved through the PSC

X

 

 

Completed

Latham  & Watkins,

Chicago, IL

(Microsemi v. Monolithic Power Systems)

Dec '04 -Mar'06

Infringement

Defendant

Expert report, deposition response for summary judgment, electronic lighting

X

X

 

Completed

Gresens & Gillen

Buffalo, NY

Dec '05

Product

Liability

Plaintiff

Technical interpretation, expert opinion, electronic lighting

X

 

 

Completed

Jenner & Block (IMS)

Chicago, IL

Apr '05

-Apr'06

Infringement

Plaintiff

Technical interpretation/prior art, perform circuit analysis and tests for electronic lighting

X

 

 

Completed

Baker, Strechi, Cowden and Rice (KKAI)

Kansas City, MO

Mar '05

-'06

Product

Liability

Defendant

Evaluate marine electrical system for high voltage insulation failure, source of spark

X

 

 

Competed

George W. Narby,

Attorney at Law, Buffalo, NY

Jan '04

Product

Liability

Plaintiff

Technical opinion/report on electrical insulation breakdown in factory fire

X

 

 

Completed

Appealed

Varity Zecal, Inc.,

Churchville, NY

Jun '98

Infringement

Plaintiff

Technical interpretation; evaluation of electronic packaging design and processing

X

 

 

Completed

OPN: Expert Opinion, may have public report    DEP: Deposition given   TRIAL: Testified at trial                Updated: Nov '11