Successful Stick Licensing of Patented Affinity Program
On behalf of one of the nation's leading dining rewards programs, we successfully enforced our client's patented rewards program against infringement by numerous competitors, in each case winning recognition of the patent.
$44.1 Million Verdict
Quarles & Brady obtained a $44.1 million patent infringement jury verdict on behalf of its clients Ultratec, Inc. and CapTel, Inc. against Sorenson Communications, Inc. and CaptionCall, LLC. after a seven day trial. In addition, the Q&B team invalidated CaptionCall LLC's U.S. Patent No. 8,379,801, which was asserted against Ultratec and CapTel. The case involved life-changing captioned telephone technology patented by Ultratec and CapTel that permits the deaf and hard-of-hearing to more effectively communicate with others. "Ultratec Wins $44.1M In IP Suit Over Close-Captioned Phones," IP Law360, November 3, 2014
$5.44 Million Jury Verdict
Quarles & Brady obtained a $5.44 million jury verdict on behalf of its clients Ultratec, Inc. and CapTel, Inc. against competitors Sorenson Communications, Inc. and CaptionCall, LLC. This was the second jury trial in 12 months in Quarles’ Ultratec team prevailed on all asserted patent claims.
"Jury Awards $5M Verdict In Closed-Caption Phone Patent Row,"
Law 360, October 8, 2015.
"Fed. Circ. Revives $5.4M IP Verdict Nixed By Wis. Judge,"
Law 360, May 18, 2018.