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Commercial Litigation

Assa Abloy

We were hired to defend a Swedish corporation in a contract dispute that involved, among other things, point of sale technology used world-wide in the hospitality industry. Our client was sued in Tarrant County, Texas. The matter was resolved to…

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We represented Osprey Petroleum Company in a lawsuit in which Osprey has asserted breach of contract and fraud claims against Unocal. The lawsuit arose out of a joint venture between Osprey and Unocal for drilling and completion work for several…

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NCI Building Systems

We represented NCI, one of the world's leading manufacturers of metal construction components, in a fraud claim. The company's former executive vice president had started a competing business in violation of his retirement agreement, and we discovered that he took…

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Ponderosa Land Development Co.

Ponderosa purchased a parcel of land and entered into a lease with a national financial institution as a tenant. Unfortunately, the title insurance company in the transaction failed to note a restrictive covenant prohibiting placement of a bank on the…

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Formosa Plastics Corporation / Nan Ya Plastics Corporation

We represented Nan Ya Plastics Corporation, a publicly-traded company that is a part of the largest commercial concern in Taiwan, in a theft of trade secrets case filed in Texas. After  aggressively challenging the plaintiff's claims for more than $400…

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We represented Trigeant, Ltd., the owner of an asphalt refinery in Corpus Christi, Texas, against allegations that the company acquired the refinery through a fraudulent transfer. Although the case had been on file for more than six years, we became…

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Dow Jones & Company

Prior to our representation, this case resulted in the largest libel verdict in history. We were hired to help conduct post-judgment discovery concerning alleged misconduct, evidence tampering, and perjury by the plaintiffs in the case. Based on our investigation, we…

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Arthur Andersen LLP

For almost five years, we represented the accounting firm of Arthur Andersen in various civil lawsuits and federal prosecutions arising from the financial collapse of Enron Corp. Our representation included serving as Arthur Andersen's legal counsel in a complex obstruction…

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Venetian Hotel/Las Vegas Sands

We represented Las Vegas Sands Corp., the owner of the Venetian Resort Hotel Casino in Las Vegas, in a number of contract disputes involving the establishment of the company's resort operations in Macao, a special administrative region of the People's…

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We represented Stealth, LP, a physician partnership that opened Houston Town & Country Hospital in late 2005. The hospital was forced to close because it was unable to obtain contracts with the major health care insurance plans. We sued Memorial…

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