Jenner & Block

Information Technology Disputes

Our work includes:

  • Representation of a public corporation that provides program management and operations services to state and local governments and the federal government in a dispute concerning the parties’ respective obligations under an outsourcing agreement to manage and provide state-wide benefit enrollment services.
     
  • Representation of a Fortune 100 Company in federal district court and the United States Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit in a case involving a nearly $2 billion information technology outsourcing agreement.
     
  • Counseling a major manufacturer in a dispute with a global IT provider arising out of an infrastructure outsourcing agreement.
     
  • Representation of a large multi-national corporation in arbitration and litigation concerning disputes arising out of an information technology outsourcing agreement.
     
  • Representation of a major defense industry contractor with respect to early termination of a benefits outsourcing agreement.
     
  • Representation of a natural gas utility company that outsourced its customer operations, in potential litigation with a supplier.
     
  • Representation of a major electronics corporation in an arbitration with respect to disputes arising out of an information outsourcing dispute.
     
  • Representation of a large online travel retailer in litigation against another large online travel company over development and theft of specialized "dynamic packaging" technology.
     
  • Representation of a large manufacturing company in connection with several information technology outsourcing agreements, including two valued at over $1 billion.
     
  • Representation of a large multi-national corporation in negotiating the early termination of an information technology outsourcing agreement following a dispute over that agreement.
     
  • Representation of a public corporation regarding the formation of an information services subsidiary, and in connection with consolidating and moving data centers and help desks, and in negotiating software outsourcing agreements, strategic alliances, license arrangements, and software-related transition services agreements.
     
  • Structuring and negotiating information technology and professional service agreements for outsourcing arrangements.
     
  • Negotiating outsourcing agreements for data center operations.
     
  • Representation of a multi-million dollar online retailer regarding its software and font licenses, corporate structuring, and online operations.