ATTORNEYS

CIRCA

SUIT

PARTY

DESCRIPTION

OPN

DEP

TRIAL

STATUS

Varity Zecal, Inc.,

Churchville, NY

Jun '98

Infringement

Plaintiff

Technical interpretation; evaluation of electronic packaging design and processing. Unfavorable resolution

X

 

 

Completed

George W. Narby,

Attorney at Law, Buffalo, NY

Jan '04

Liability

Plaintiff

Technical opinion/report on electrical insulation breakdown in factory fire

X

 

 

Completed

Appealed

Baker, Strechi, Cowden and Rice (KKAI)

Kansas City, MO

Mar '05

-'06

Liability

Defendant

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

X

 

 

Competed

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

Gresens & Gillen

Buffalo, NY

Dec '05

Liability

Plaintiff

Technical interpretation, expert opinion, electronic lighting; favorable resolution

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; favorable resolution

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; favorable resolution

X

 

 

Completed

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

OPN: Expert Opinion, may have public report    DEP: Deposition provided   TRIAL: Testified at trial                Updated: Aug '07