Apple Inc., maker of the iPhone, asked a U.S. appeals court to revive its lawsuit claiming Google Inc.’s Motorola Mobility unit demanded unreasonably high royalties for standard mobile-phone technology.
Google Inc. wanted to find out who was behind a company called Suffolk Technologies LLC that accused the world’s largest search engine’s owner of using its Internet-search technology without permission.
Samsung Electronics Co., sanctioned with its law firm by a U.S. judge for violating a court order protecting the confidentiality of Apple Inc.’s patent-licensing accords, avoided the severe penalties the iPhone maker sought.
Sheila Birnbaum, co-head of Skadden, Arps, Meagher & Flom LLP’s mass-torts and insurance group, is joining Quinn Emanuel Urquhart & Sullivan LLP, where she will co-head the global product-liability and mass-torts practice. Skadden product-liability lawyer Mark Cheffo also joins Quinn Emanuel as a partner.
Weil, Gotshal & Manges LLP represented Lenovo Group Ltd. in its purchase of Google Inc.’s Motorola Mobility phone unit for $2.91 billion. Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP advised Google on the deal.
Former billionaire Eike Batista hired U.S. law firm Quinn Emanuel Urquhart & Sullivan LLP to represent him as his oil company considers filing for bankruptcy protection, two people familiar with the matter said.
Goldman Sachs Group Inc. beat back more than $300 million in claims from two co-founders of Marvell Technology Group Ltd. who alleged the investment bank tricked them into selling shares of their company.
Samsung Electronics Co. avoided the severe penalties Apple Inc. sought after being sanctioned by a U.S. judge for violating a court order protecting the confidentiality of the iPhone maker’s patent-licensing accords.