SoCal Edison vs Exxon Mobil

Lead trial counsel for a major energy company in dispute with one of the world’s largest oil companies. The oil company sought $32 million plus punitive damages based on alleged lost profits and equipment damages from electrical interruptions to a California refinery.  After a four-week trial in federal court (Central District of California), the jury returned a straight defense verdict in our favor on all claims.  This case was profiled in Law360.

Fraudulent home sale

Represented home purchasers in a dispute over fraudulent representations and concealment during the sales process. Negotiated a favorable resolution involving re-purchase of the home by the sellers.

Actuarial co re trade secrets

Represented an actuarial company in a dispute involving trade secrets, accounting, and restrictive covenants on competition.

Coffee chain vs store designer

Represented a major coffee retail chain in a trademark, trade secret, and unfair competition suit brought by a store designer.

Land dev co re internet attack

Represented a Fortune 500 land development company in prosecuting an extortion and defamation lawsuit against parties who launched a highly orchestrated Internet attack on the company.

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