David R. Cross, Partner

Representative Cases

  • Metso Minerals Industries, Inc. v. Astec Industries, et al. (E.D. Wis.) (patent case involving the design of high-performance conical rock crushers)
  • Metso Minerals Industries, Inc. v. FLSmidth-Excel, et al. (E.D. Wis.) (patent, trademark, and trade secret case involving high-performance mining equipment)
  • AFT v. J&L Fiber Services (N.D.N.Y.) (patent case involving paper-making equipment)
  • Standard Process v. Banks (E.D. Wis.) (trademark and tortious interference case involving internet sales of dietary supplements)
  • Standard Process v. Total Health (E.D. Wis.) (trademark and tortious interference case involving internet sales of dietary supplements)
  • Kelley Co. v. Rite-Hite Corp. (E.D. Wis.) (Lanham Act claim between competitors in the dock-leveling industry)
  • Duchow Marine v. Skipper Bud’s (Mil. Co. Cir. Crt.) (false advertising and trade defamation claim between boat dealers)
  • Briggs, Inc. v. Martlet Importing Co., Inc. (D. Me. and 1st Cir.) (trade regulation case involving beer distribution)
  • California Raisin Advisory Board v. Kupper (E.D. Wis.) (copyright case involving the Dancing Raisins television advertisements)
  • Crown Equipment Corporation v. Raymond Corporation (N.D. Ohio) (patent case involving computerized controllers for forklift trucks)
  • Envirex Inc. v. K.H. Schussler fur Umwelttechnik GMBH, (E.D. Wis.) (patent case involving water purification devices)
  • Genroco International, Inc. v. Avnet, Inc. (E.D. Wis.) (business tort and UCC case involving computer software and hardware)
  • Habasit Belting Incorporated v. Rexnord Industries, Inc. (D. Dela.) (patent case involving material handling equipment)
  • Harvard v. Pharmacia (D.N.J.) (patent case involving DNA sequencing techniques)
  • Jordan Sage v. Marvin Lee Aday, a/k/a Meat Loaf (E.D. Wis.) (copyright case involving song lyrics)
  • Manpower International Inc. v. Cross Promotions, Pty Ltd. (C.D. Cal. and 9th Cir.) (Lanham Act case involving temporary employment services)
  • Miller Brewing Company v. Anheuser-Busch (E.D. Wis.) (Lanham Act case involving Great Taste – Less Filling television advertisements)
  • Pfizer v. Apogent (D.N.J.) (patent case involving lateral flow immunoassays)
  • Picker v. Mayo Clinic (D. Ohio) (patent case involving magnetic resonance imaging devices)
  • Professional Dental Technologies, Inc. v. Alctieholaget Svensk Eldental (E.D. Wis.) (patent case involving dental appliances)
  • RHH Foam v. Clayton Corporation (E.D. Wis.) (patent case involving foam insulation)
  • Slowiak v. Land O’Lakes, Inc. (E.D. Wis. and 7th Cir.) (Sherman Act case involving dairy product distribution)
  • Team Electronics v. Apple Computer, Inc. (W.D. Wis.) (trade regulation case involving personal computers)
  • Versa Technologies, Inc. v. Lippert Components, Inc. (E.D. Wis.) (patent case involving recreational vehicle equipment)
  • Wisconsin Pharmacal Co. v. Repello Products, Inc. (W.D. Wis.) (Lanham Act case involving insect repellants)