We negotiate cost-efficient contracts and connections to vendors and providers that allow your business to thrive. Our telecommunications practice has supported hundreds of clients in all industries in the negotiation and procurement of telecommunications and data services. Our attorneys’ prior in-house legal experience at some of the nation’s leading telecommunications companies also positions them to represent carriers in corporate matters.
The practice’s leadership includes the former general counsel for three Internet service providers, and a senior in-house counsel for a global telecommunications provider. Their in-house experience gives them insight into the needs of clients whose businesses depend on their access to cutting-edge telecommunications services.
Represented defendant telecommunications conglomerate in patent declaratory judgment action concerning six cable network data prioritization patents it owned. Achieved dismissal of case initially for lack of subject matter jurisdiction under declaratory judgment act and after reversal at the Federal Circuit Court of Appeals, achieved dismissal for lack of personal jurisdiction.
- Counsel to global telecommunications company in multi-jurisdictional patent dispute against competitor
Represented a global leader in mobile communications in a wide-ranging patent dispute against a competitor over patents relating to computer software, wireless communications, and touchscreen technology. The litigation resulted in a favorable settlement and license agreement.
- Successfully defended global telecommunications company at patent trial before the International Trade Commission
Represented one of the world’s largest mobile communications companies in a successful defense at trial in an ITC action involving RF circuitry and baseband software in mobile phones.