McAndrews Secures Victory for Fibar

McAndrews secured a complete victory for its client Fibar USA LLC when on June 27, 2019 Pinek IP LLC dismissed its lawsuit against Fibar in the United States District Court of the Northern District of Illinois Eastern Division. Chicago-based Fibar is a unit of wireless smart home and home automation company Fibar Group S.A. based […]

06.27.19
Results | IP Litigation

Christopher V. Carani Named to the IAM Strategy 300

McAndrews, Held & Malloy Shareholder Christopher V. Carani has been named to the 2019 IAM Strategy 300: The World’s Leading IP Strategists list. IAM magazine notes that Chris is “one of the world’s leading design patent strategists.” He has previously been referred to by IAM as one of the U.S.’s “pre-eminent design law experts” and […]

06.26.19
News & Events | Design Rights, IP Litigation, IP Transactions, Patent Prosecution, Post-Grant Practice, Trademarks & Copyrights

Eight McAndrews Attorneys Named to the IAM Patent 1000

McAndrews, Held & Malloy announced today that firm president and shareholder Robert A. Surrette, and shareholders Christopher V. Carani, Troy A. Groetken, Herbert D. Hart III, Sharon Hwang, Edward A. Mas II, Wilhelm L. Rao, and Thomas Wimbiscus are featured in IAM Patent 1000: The World’s Leading Patent Professionals 2019.  The guide recognized the firm for Patent Contentious, Patent Prosecution, […]

05.30.19
News & Events | Design Rights, IP Litigation, IP Transactions, Patent Prosecution, Post-Grant Practice, Trademarks & Copyrights

Law360 recognized McAndrews, Held & Malloy, Ltd. among their Legal Lions

Law360 recognized McAndrews, Held & Malloy, Ltd. among their Legal Lions this week for securing a $248 million win for their client Stryker Corp. in a surgical tool patent dispute.  Sharon Hwang, Deborah Laughton and Stephanie Samz represented Stryker.

12.13.18
News & Events | IP Litigation

McAndrews Wins $254M Damages Award in Stryker Corporation v. Zimmer, Inc.

McAndrews shareholders, Sharon Hwang, Deborah Laughton, and Stephanie Samz, have won an affirmance from the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit of a $254 million judgment for Stryker Corporation in one of the largest enhanced damage awards in patent history.

12.12.18
Results | IP Litigation, IP Transactions, Patent Prosecution, Post-Grant Practice

McAndrews Supports 11th Annual IPO Education Foundation Awards

McAndrews, Held & Malloy, Ltd. is proud to have sponsored a table at the 11th Annual IPO Education Foundation Awards Dinner recognizing outstanding achievement in innovation, creativity, and IP rights. With celebrity emcee John O’Hurley, the honorees were 2018 Inventor of the Year, David Hall (Velodyne LiDAR), IP Champion, Joe Kiani (Masimo), and the 2018 […]

12.11.18
News & Events | Design Rights, IP Litigation, IP Transactions, Patent Prosecution, Post-Grant Practice, Trademarks & Copyrights

"Your team out-prepared, out-researched, out-briefed and out-argued the other side, which had three or four times as many lawyers committed full-time to the case. I will certainly recommend McAndrews for any trial work, particularly if it involves technical matters, such as patents, other intellectual property and trade secrets."

Assistant General Counsel