Top 20 Commercial Litigation Verdicts in the United States in 2018

Top 20 Commercial Litigation Verdicts in the United States in 2018We are pleased to present to you the list of top 20 plaintiff's commercial litigation jury verdicts obtained in the United States in the year 2018. The list is comprised of various case types that were tried either in state or federal courts.

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Note: If you have made this list (Top 20 Commercial Litigation Verdicts in the United States in 2018) you have also made the list of Top 50 Commercial Litigation Verdicts in the United States in 2018.

Important: While we strive to achieve maximum accuracy and completeness of our lists, we cannot guarantee either at 100%. If you believe another verdict should be on this list, please contact us today.

1
Amount:$706,200,000.00
Attorneys:Max L. Tribble, Kalpana Srinivasan, Matthew Behncke, Elisha Barron, Rocco Magni of Susman Godfrey LLP
Case:Title Source Inc. v. HouseCanary Inc.
Type:Breach of Contract, Fraud, Intellectual Property Infringement, Misappropriation of Trade Secrets, Intentional Tort, Commercial Litigation
State:Texas
2
Amount:$538,641,656.00
Attorneys:William F. Lee, Joseph J. Mueller, Amy K. Wigmore of Wilmer Cutler Pickering Hale and Dorr LLP; Nathan B. Sabri of Morrison & Foerster
Case:Apple Inc. v. Samsung Electronics Co.
Type:Intellectual Property Infringement, Patent Infringement, Intentional Tort, Commercial Litigation
State:California
3
Amount:$502,600,000.00
Attorneys:Bradley W. Caldwell, Jason D. Cassady, J. Austin Curry, Christopher S. Stewart of Caldwell Cassady & Curry; T. John Ward Jr. of Ward, Smith & Hill, PLLC
Case:Virnetx Inc. v. Apple Inc.
Type:Intellectual Property Infringement, Patent Infringement, Intentional Tort, Commercial Litigation
State:Texas
4
Amount:$400,000,000.00
Attorneys:Jason G. Sheasby, Charlotte J. Wen of Irell & Manella LLP; Guy M. Rodgers of Glaser Weil Fink Howard Avchen & Shapiro LLP; Robert C. Bunt of Parker, Bunt & Ainsworth, P.C.; Elizabeth L. DeRieux of Capshaw DeRieux, LLP
Case:Kaist IP US v. Samsung Electronics Co., et al.
Type:Intellectual Property Infringement, Patent Infringement, Intentional Tort, Commercial Litigation
State:Texas
5
Amount:$268,000,000.00
Attorneys:Brian G. Bodine of Lane Powell PC
Case:Alfred E. Mann Foundation For Scientific Research v. Cochlear Corp., et al.
Type:Intellectual Property Infringement, Patent Infringement, Intentional Tort, Commercial Litigation
State:California
6
Amount:$175,500,000.00
Attorneys:Maya M. Eckstein, Douglas M. Garrou, John S. Martin, Lewis F. Powell III, William H. Wright, R. Dennis Fairbanks of Hunton Andrews Kurth; Emily Curran-Huberty, Ted Dane, Kyle W. Mach, Kuruvilla J. Olasa, Glenn D. Pomerantz of Munger, Tolles & Olson LLP
Case:Steves and Sons Inc. v. Jeld-Wen, Inc.
Type:Antitrust Violation, Breach of Contract, Intentional Tort, Commercial Litigation
State:Virginia
7
Amount:$145,100,000.00
Attorneys:Brett E. Cooper, Ashley N. Moore, Steven J. Pollinger, Jonathan Yim, Seth R. Hasenour, Robert Cote, Warren Lipschitz, Kevin Schubert, Christopher P. McNett, Drew B. Hollander of McKool Smith
Case:Wi-LAN Inc v. Apple Inc.
Type:Economic Loss, Intellectual Property Infringement, Patent Infringement, Intentional Tort, Commercial Litigation
State:California
8
Amount:$112,452,269.00
Attorneys:Frederick D. Emhardt, Ryan T. Leagre of Plews Shadley Racher & Braun LLP; Richard K. Helm of Rockhill Pinnick, LLP; Joseph N. Williams of Riley Williams & Piatt, LLC
Case:Sasso v. Medtronic Inc., et al.
Type:Breach of Contract, Intellectual Property Infringement, Patent Infringement, Intentional Tort, Commercial Litigation
State:Indiana
9
Amount:$82,500,000.00
Attorneys:John M. Desmarais, Karim Z. Oussayef, Laurie N. Stempler, Robert C. Harrits, Brian D. Matty, Michael J. X. Matulewicz-Crowley of Desmarais LLP; David E. Moore, Bindu A. Palapura, Stephanie E. O'Byrne of Potter Anderson & Corroon
Case:International Business Machines Corp. v. Groupon Inc.
Type:Intellectual Property Infringement, Patent Infringement, Intentional Tort, Commercial Litigation
State:Delaware
10
Amount:$66,000,000.00
Attorneys:Steven A. Miller, Brian D. Roche, Jennifer Y. DePriest, Lawrence E. James, William R. Overend, Maytak Chin of Reed Smith LLP
Case:Lumileds L.L.C. v. Elec-Tech International Co. Ltd.
Type:Intellectual Property Infringement, Unfair Business Practices, Unfair Competition, Misappropriation of Trade Secrets, Intentional Tort, Civil Theft, Commercial Litigation
State:California
11
Amount:$53,600,000.00
Attorneys:Gregory C. Scaglione, Elizabeth A. Luebbert of Koley Jessen P.C., L.L.O.; Brooke H. McCarthy, Douglas W. Peters, John P. Passarelli, Matthew S. Noren of Kutak Rock LLP; Alan D. Sege of Alan Sege, Esq. PC; Mark W. Ishman, Laura E. De Santos of Gordon Rees Scully Mansukhani LLP
Case:Infogroup, Inc., et al. v. DatabaseUSA.com, L.L.C.
Type:Breach of Contract, Copyright Infringement, False Advertising, Intellectual Property Infringement, Unfair Competition, Unjust Enrichment, Consumer Protection, Intentional Tort, Trademark Infringement, Commercial Litigation
State:Nebraska
12
Amount:$52,042,529.00
Attorneys:Steven R. Friedman of Steven R. Friedman; Michael E. Friedman of Michael E. Friedman
Case:Gasparyan v. Demirchyan
Type:Breach of Contract, Breach of Fiduciary Duty, Fraud, Unfair Business Practices, Intentional Tort, Commercial Litigation
State:California
13
Amount:$49,800,000.00
Attorneys:Thomas E. Leiter of The Leiter Group
Case:Buck-Leiter Palm Ave Development v. City of Sarasota
Type:Breach of Contract, Commercial Litigation, Real Estate
State:Florida
14
Amount:$49,228,268.00
Attorneys:Matthew P. Whitley of Beck Redden LLP
Case:SandBox Logistics, LLC v. Arrows Up Inc.
Type:Breach of Contract, Fraud, Intentional Tort, Commercial Litigation
State:Texas
15
Amount:$45,000,000.00
Attorneys:David F. McPherson, Shelly L. Ewald, Rebecca S. Glos of Watt, Tieder, Hoffar & Fitzgerald L.L.P.
Case:Kiewit Power Constructors Co. v. City of Los Angeles
Type:Breach of Contract, Economic Loss, Commercial Litigation
State:California
16
Amount:$43,300,000.00
Attorneys:Alan Grimaldi, Kfir B. Levy of Mayer Brown LLP; Geoffrey P. Culbertson of Patton, Tidwell & Culbertson, L.L.P.
Case:Maxell Ltd. v. ZTE Corp.
Type:Intellectual Property Infringement, Patent Infringement, Intentional Tort, Commercial Litigation
State:Texas
17
Amount:$35,417,685.00
Attorneys:Karen L. Pascale, Pilar G. Kraman of Young Conaway Stargatt & Taylor, LLP; Philip W. Marsh, Edward Han, John E. Nilsson, Matthew M. Wolf, Marc A. Cohn of Arnold & Porter Kaye Scholer LLP
Case:Boston Scientific Corp., et al. v. Edwards Lifesciences Corp.
Type:Intellectual Property Infringement, Patent Infringement, Intentional Tort, Commercial Litigation
State:Delaware
18
Amount:$34,200,000.00
Attorneys:Jeffrey M. Gould, Matthew J. Oppenheim, Corey Miller, Michele Harrington Murphy of Oppenheim + Zebrak, LLP
Case:John Wiley & Sons, Inc. v. Book Dog Books, LLC
Type:Breach of Contract, Copyright Infringement, Intellectual Property Infringement, Intentional Tort, Trademark Infringement, Commercial Litigation, Counterfeit Products
State:New York
19
Amount:$30,000,000.00
Attorneys:Jeffrey M. Fisher, Stephanie P. Skaff, Eugene Y. Mar, Alex Reese, Erik C. Olson, Julia F. Kropp of Farella Braun + Martel LLP
Case:BladeRoom Group Limited v. Facebook, Inc.
Type:Breach of Contract, Conspiracy, Intellectual Property Infringement, Unfair Business Practices, Unfair Competition, Misappropriation of Trade Secrets, Intentional Tort, Commercial Litigation
State:California
20
Amount:$26,728,247.00
Attorneys:Derek C. Walter, Edward R. Reines, Hannah L. Jones, Christopher J. Cox of Weil, Gotshal & Manges LLP
Case:Verinata Health, Inc. & Illumina vs. Ariosa Diagnostics
Type:Intellectual Property Infringement, Patent Infringement, Intentional Tort, Commercial Litigation
State:California

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