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NP Resolves Secure Axcess Litigation

NP is co-counsel  representing Secure Axcess, LLC in its litigation against various banks in the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Texas. After all remaining parties filed motions to dismiss pursuant to various settlement, release, and license

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NP Resolves ICH Litigation

NP represents ICH in the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Texas, Tyler Division against several “smart” meter manufacturers. The remaining parties have resolved the litigation through a settlement and dismissal of the action.  

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NP Resolves ThinkOptics Litigation

NP represents ThinkOptics in the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Texas in its litigation against Nintendo and other hardware manufacturers. ThinkOptics alleged that Nintendo—and others—infringe its pointing-based controller technology embodied in Nintendo and aftermarket Wii controllers.

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NP Obtains $115 Million Judgment Against Illumina

NP represents Syntrix Biosystems, Inc. in its lawsuit against Illumina Inc. NP has obtained a judgment on behalf of Syntrix Biosystems, Inc. of $115,106,105—the amount of the jury’s previous verdict plus prejudgment interest and supplemental damages, and an ongoing royalty

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NP Hires Winn Cutler

Associate attorney Robert Winn Cutler joins NP’s Dallas, Texas office with a primary focus on patent litigation. Winn obtained his bachelors of arts in government from the University of Texas and his juris doctor from Baylor Law School where he

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Visa/Mastercard Opt-Out Deadline Nears

The deadline for members of the Visa/Mastercard settlement class to opt out of the settlement is November 27, 2012. Nix Patterson, along with co-counsel, represent a broad consortium of almost one hundred large retailers  and merchants who have chosen to

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NP Welcomes New Associate Trey Duck

Trey Duck, a recent graduate of Baylor Law School, has joined the firm as an associate. Trey was an active participant in both the Baylor mock trial and moot court competition teams that brought back state and national honors to

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