Ex-Qualcomm Lawyers Ask To Use Privileged Info

Law360, New York (September 19, 2007, 12:00 AM EDT) -- Heller Ehrman LLP lawyers, who face sanctions for allegedly concealing documents during discovery in Qualcomm Inc.'s patent suit against Broadcom Corp., asked the court on Monday to allow them to present privileged attorney-client documents in their defense.

Heller Ehrman LLP represented Qualcomm in the case over patents on cell phone display technology.

Attorneys at Day Casebeer Madrid & Batchelder LLP, which also represented Qualcomm in the case and also faces sanctions, did not join in Heller Ehrman's motion. But the firm asked the court to grant...
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