Top 20 Commercial Litigation Verdicts in the United States in 2019

Top 20 Commercial Litigation Verdicts in the United States in 2019We are pleased to present to you the list of the top 20 commercial litigation verdicts obtained in the United States in the year 2019. The list is comprised of various case types that were tried in one of the Nation's 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 2019) you have also made the list of Top 50 Commercial Litigation Verdicts in the United States in 2019.

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1
Amount:$752,000,000.00
Attorneys:Morgan Chu, Alan J. Heinrich, Maclain Wells, Elizabeth C. Tuan of Irell & Manella LLP; Sarah A. Geers, Andrea W. Jeffries of Jones Day
Case:Juno Therapeutics Inc. et al. v. Kite Pharma Inc.
Type:Intellectual Property Infringement, Patent Infringement, Intentional Tort, Commercial Litigation
State:California
2
Amount:$222,216,159.00
Attorneys:Lewis E. Hudnell, III of Hudnell Law Group P.C.; Jonathan T. Suder, Corby R. Vowell, Dave R. Gunter of Friedman Suder & Cooke PC
Case:Opticurrent L.L.C. v. Power Integrations Inc.
Type:Intellectual Property Infringement, Patent Infringement, Intentional Tort, Commercial Litigation
State:California
3
Amount:$200,000,000.00
Attorneys:Jason G. Sheasby, Lisa S. Glasser, Tony Rowles, Andrew J. Strabone, Benjamin Manzin-Monnin of Irell & Manella LLP
Case:USAA v. Wells Fargo Bank, N.A.
Type:Intellectual Property Infringement, Patent Infringement, Commercial Litigation
State:Texas
4
Amount:$176,000,000.00
Attorneys:Alistair B. Dawson, Alex B. Roberts, Garrett S. Brawley of Beck Redden LLP
Case:Hewlett-Packard Co. v. Quanta Storage Inc., et al.
Type:Antitrust Violation, Conspiracy, Unfair Business Practices, Unfair Competition, Intentional Tort, Commercial Litigation, Price Fixing
State:Texas
5
Amount:$155,190,264.00
Attorneys:Rodger D. Smith II, Michael J. Flynn of Morris, Nichols, Arsht & Tunnell LLP; Bradford J. Badke, Sona De, Ching-Lee Fukuda, Julie L. Hsia, Sue Wang, Saurabh Prabhakar, Gwen Hochman Stewart, Caroline Bercier of Sidley Austin LLP
Case:Bayer Healthcare LLC v. Baxalta Inc.
Type:Intellectual Property Infringement, Patent Infringement, Commercial Litigation, Negligent Tort
State:Delaware
6
Amount:$135,107,000.00
Attorneys:Joseph J. Gleason of Gleason Law LLC; Jeffery J. Oven of Crowley Fleck PLLP
Case:Frontline Processing Corp. v. Global Payments Direct Inc.
Type:Breach of Contract, Commercial Litigation
State:Georgia
7
Amount:$125,000,000.00
Attorneys:Liza M. Walsh, Eleonore Ofosu-Antwi, Hector D. Ruiz of Walsh Pizzi O’Reilly Falanga LLP
Case:Eagle View Tech. Inc. v. Xactware Solutions Inc.
Type:Intellectual Property Infringement, Patent Infringement, Intentional Tort, Commercial Litigation
State:New Jersey
8
Amount:$91,300,000.00
Attorneys:Jack B. Blumenfeld, Anthony D. Raucci, Jeremy A. Tigan of Morris, Nichols, Arsht & Tunnell LLP; David M. Elihu, Joseph M. Paunovich, Amardeep L. Thakur of Quinn Emanuel Urquhart & Sullivan, LLP; Matthew K. Blackburn of Diamond McCarthy LLP
Case:Liqwd Inc., et al. v. L’Oreal USA Inc., et al.
Type:Breach of Contract, Intellectual Property Infringement, Patent Infringement, Misappropriation of Trade Secrets, Intentional Tort, Commercial Litigation
State:Delaware
9
Amount:$89,712,069.00
Attorneys:Kelly E. Farnan, Christine D. Haynes of Richards, Layton & Finger, P.A.; Dominick A. Conde, Christopher P. Borello, Damien N. Dombrowski, Michael S. Scerbo, Steven C. Kline, Zachary L. Garrett of Venable LLP
Case:Vectura Limited v. GlaxoSmithKline L.L.C., et al.
Type:Intellectual Property Infringement, Patent Infringement, Intentional Tort, Commercial Litigation
State:Delaware
10
Amount:$70,200,000.00
Attorneys:Raymond L. Thomas of Ray Thomas, PC; Michael A. McGurk of Walsh, McGurk, Cordova & Nixon, PLLC; Preston E. Henrichson of Henrichson Law PLLC
Case:Sustainable Products Services, LLC v. Scrap Metal Services, LLC, et al.
Type:Breach of Contract, Breach of Fiduciary Duty, Conspiracy, Fraud, Tortious Interference, Commercial Litigation
State:Texas
11
Amount:$62,448,750.00
Attorneys:Glenn D. Pomerantz, Kelly M. Klaus, Rose L. Ehler, Juliana M. Yee, Stephanie Goldfarb Herrera, Rowley J. Rice of Munger, Tolles & Olson LLP
Case:Disney Enterprises Inc. v. VidAngel Inc.
Type:Intellectual Property Infringement, Misappropriation of Trade Secrets, Intentional Tort, Commercial Litigation
State:California
12
Amount:$62,235,171.00
Attorneys:Joshua C. Thomas, W. Ray Whitman, James H. Nye of Baker & Hostetler LLP
Case:Apache Corp. v. Castex Offshore Inc., et al.
Type:Breach of Contract, Breach of Fiduciary Duty, Fraud, Fraud in the Inducement, Negligent Misrepresentation, Intentional Tort, Commercial Litigation, Negligent Tort
State:Texas
13
Amount:$57,200,000.00
Attorneys:Guy M. Bowman; Daniel W. Galvin of Office of the Attorney General; David R. Goodnight, Karl F. Oles, Rachel D. Groshong, Jill D. Bowman of Stoel Rives LLP
Case:WSDOT v. Seattle Tunnel Partners
Type:Breach of Contract, Commercial Litigation
State:Washington
14
Amount:$49,303,982.00
Attorneys:Kenneth M. Fitzgerald, Keith M. Cochran, Joseph L. McGeady of Fitzgerald Knaier LLP; Patrick Shields, Matthew S. Warren, Erika H. Warren, Amy Bailey of Warren Lex LLP
Case:ViaSat Inc. v. Acacia Communications Inc.
Type:Breach of Contract, Intellectual Property Infringement, Patent Infringement, Misappropriation of Trade Secrets, Commercial Litigation
State:California
15
Amount:$45,730,000.00
Attorneys:Michael Stolper of The Stolper Group; David I. Greenberger of Bailey Duquette P.C.
Case:Beach v. Touradji Capital Mgmt, LP
Type:Breach of Contract, Labor & Employment, Commercial Litigation, Unpaid Bonuses
State:New York
16
Amount:$43,000,000.00
Attorneys:Martin J. Black, Kevin M. Flannery, Robert W. Ashbrook, Justin F. Boyce, Ryan Banks, Joseph M. Abraham, Timothy Dewberry, Alexandra O. Fellowes of Dechert LLP; Claire Abernathy Henry, T. John Ward Jr., Andrea L. Fair of Ward, Smith & Hill, PLLC
Case:Intellectual Ventures L.L.C. v. T Mobile USA Inc., et al.
Type:Intellectual Property Infringement, Patent Infringement, Intentional Tort, Commercial Litigation
State:Texas
17
Amount:$40,590,990.00
Attorneys:Helio De La Torre, Lindsey Thurswell Lehr of Siegfried, Rivera, Hyman, Lerner, De La Torre, Mars & Sobel P.A.
Case:Brickellhouse Condo. Assoc. Inc. v. Brickellhouse Holding LLC
Type:Breach of Fiduciary Duty, Breach of Warranty, Construction Defect, Commercial Litigation
State:Florida
18
Amount:$35,490,133.00
Attorneys:Carla M. Jones, David J. Baldwin of Potter Anderson & Corroon LLP; David B. Goodwin, Christine S. Haskett, Nicholas M. Lampros, Rebecca A. Jacobs of Covington & Burling, LLP
Case:Noranda Aluminum Holding Co. v. XL Ins. America Inc. et al.
Type:Breach of Contract, Insurance Bad Faith, Property Damage, Commercial Litigation
State:Delaware
19
Amount:$31,000,000.00
Attorneys:William 'Bill' E. Devitt, Randall E. Kay, Kelly V. O'Donnell of Jones Day; David A. Nelson, Michelle A. Clark, Scott L. Watson of Quinn Emanuel Urquhart & Sullivan, LLP; Evan R. Chesler of Cravath, Swaine & Moore LLP
Case:Qualcomm Inc. v. Apple Inc.
Type:Intellectual Property Infringement, Patent Infringement, Commercial Litigation
State:California
20
Amount:$30,950,000.00
Attorneys:Saul H. Perloff, Katharyn A. Grant, Marc B. Collier, Robert L. Rouder of Norton Rose Fulbright US LLP; Carmine R. Zarlenga, Michael L. Lindinger of Mayer Brown LLP
Case:Boltex Manufacturing Co., L.P. et al v. Ulma Piping USA Corp. et al.
Type:False Advertising, Unfair Competition, Intentional Misrepresentation, Commercial Litigation
State:Texas

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