Anthony A. Tomaselli, Partner

Representative Transactions

  • Representation of a biotechnology company in a patent infringement lawsuit. Obtained jury verdict of invalidity of patent asserted against client.
  • Representation of a pharmaceutical company in a patent dispute. Obtained judgment of invalidity of patent asserted against client and no liability under patent license at issue.
  • Representation of a plastic-injection-mold manufacturer in a patent infringement case.
  • Obtained a judgment of infringement for a client against one of the nation’s largest manufacturers of appliances.
  • Representation of a bicycle designer and distributor in a patent infringement suit. Obtained judgment of non-infringement for client.
  • Representation of an accused patent infringer in a declaratory judgment action asserting invalidity of the software patent at issue. Obtained settlement of the matter without payment of any compensation, based on prior art found prior to the filing of declaratory judgment action.
  • Representation of a plastic-injection-mold manufacturer in a patent infringement suit. Obtained summary judgment dismissing all patent claims against client.
  • Representation of various companies threatened with patent infringement by and/or sued by non-practicing entities (“patent trolls”).
  • Representation of a technology transfer institution in a patent license matter. Obtained jury verdict for the client for unpaid royalties and a declaration of ownership of technology at issue.
  • Representation of a software company in a lawsuit invoking a most-favored-nation provision in a patent license agreement. Obtained a judgment invoking provision in favor of the client and awarding client attorneys’ fees.
  • Representation of a manufacturer of electric turbine silencer equipment in a trade secret case. Obtained consent judgment in favor of the manufacturer, barring use by the other party of trade secret information and materials owned by the manufacturer.
  • Representation of a software company in a trade secret misappropriation suit. Obtained judgment dismissing trade secret claims against client.
  • Representation of a securities brokerage firm. Obtained injunctive relief, prohibiting a broker from using a brokerage firm’s confidential information to compete against the brokerage firm.
  • Representation of an insurance company in a trademark infringement action. Obtained permanent injunction that prohibited the defendant from using the mark at issue, ownership of a domain name previously used by the defendant, and attorneys’ fees.
  • Representation of companies in trademark opposition matters.
  • Representation of builders, architects, and designers in copyright infringement matters.
  • Representation of State of Wisconsin as a Special Prosecutor.