Jenner & Block

 

Representative Matters

  • Served as lead trial counsel in a $60 million arbitration dispute in which we obtained a final judgment in favor of our client on claims of breach of contract, tortious interference with contract and violation of the antitrust laws. 
  • Served as co-lead trial counsel in a $50 million, four-week bench trial in Florida state court involving claims of trade secret misappropriation and breach of contract. 
  • Served as lead trial counsel in a one-week arbitration hearing involving a commercial dispute between two technology firms based on purported breach of a patent licensing agreement.  
  • Successfully defended a manufacturer in a $20-million trial in New York in which the plaintiff asserted claims for breach of contract, unjust enrichment and fraud. 
  • Successfully defended a heavy equipment manufacturer in a $20 million arbitration matter in Michigan based on the allegation that the defendant owed past due royalties under a commercial licensing agreement.  
  • Secured a $20 million judgment in favor of a manufacturer against a customer in a dispute over a multi-year commercial contract following a two-week trial.
  • Successfully defended a client in a supplier dispute in which the plaintiff alleged that our client breached a multi-year supply contract purportedly resulting in $20 million in damages.  
  • Secured a multi-million dollar judgment in favor of our client in a dispute between an engineering services company and a manufacturer involving various contract and tort theories.  
  • Successfully defended a manufacturer in a one-week arbitration hearing in Georgia in which the claimant was seeking $20 million as a result of a purported breach of contract and related business torts.  
  • Represented a manufacturer in a long-running dispute with a supplier involving competing claims of several hundred million dollars.  The case was settled on favorable terms after the conclusion of a three-week trial in New York.  
  • Successfully defended a client in a trial in which the plaintiff was seeking $20 million due to alleged breach of contract, breach of warranty and negligence.  After a one-week arbitration hearing, the arbitrators entered judgment in favor of our client. 
  • Successfully defended a client in a commercial arbitration dispute in New York relating to a purported breach of contract in which the claimant was seeking a multi-million dollar award due to the purported breach of a sales contract and fraud.  
  • Successfully defended a client in a commercial dispute relating to purported breach of contract, resulting in a judgment in favor of our client after a one-week trial.  
  • Secured dismissal with prejudice in favor of a large restaurant franchise in an action brought by franchisee asserting claims for breach of contract and fraud.  
  • Defended an international pharmaceutical company in a putative class action in New Jersey based on allegations of fraudulent pricing. 
  • Obtained summary judgment in favor of a franchisor in a dispute with a franchisee relating to purported improper termination of a franchise agreement. 
  • Defended a freight transportation company in a non-compete case in which the plaintiff alleged that the defendant formed a competing business in violation of non-compete and non-solicitation agreements. 
  • Defended a hospitality company in a commercial dispute with an owner of a large hotel in the Chicago area based on allegations of breach of lease and related business torts.  
  • Secured a favorable settlement on behalf of a video surveillance company in a dispute with a sub-supplier relating to the provision of a faulty micro-processing chip.  
  • Secured a dismissal of a state court class action in Mississippi in favor of a private equity firm.