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
- 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 Fitzgeralds 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...