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  Recent Cases and Matters

MASON & PETRUZZI is dedicated to a national practice for the enforcement of intellectual property rights through licensing and litigation.

As attorneys and as businessmen, we believe in counseling our clients to analyze...

  • Represented patent owner in successful contingency fee suit against Chicago Board of Trade and Chicago Mercantile Exchange in pioneer patent for electronic trading of futures. After initiating suit in Dallas, Texas and successfully defeating a defense motion to transfer the case to Chicago, we negotiated a partial transfer of the patent rights to Cantor Fitzgerald’s electronic trading arm, eSpeed and ultimately settled the case. Our client was paid for his patent rights and participates in the $30 million dollar settlement.

  • Represented an entrepreneur who was marketing parody perfumes with names like CK-9, Timmy Moledigger, Pucci who was sued by Tommy Hilfiger...
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  Principal Attorneys
  • ROBERT M. MASON received his bachelor's of science degree in electrical engineering from the University of Illinois and both a master's in business administration and a law degree, also from the University of Illinois...

  • JAMES D. PETRUZZI received his bachelor's of science degree in electrical engineering with honors from the University of Texas and his law degree from Boalt Hall School of Law, University of California at Berkeley...
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