Great White Bests Equipment Maker In IP Rights Fight

Law360, New York (September 4, 2009, 2:57 PM EDT) -- Oil and gas company Great White Pressure Control LLC has been declared victorious in its declaratory judgment suit against equipment manufacturer MTech Industries, with a judge ruling that Great White owns the intellectual property rights to equipment it designed and MTech produced.

Judge David Russell of the U.S. District Court for the Western District of Oklahoma on Thursday ordered MTech to pay Great White $142,400 in damages and $102,613.85 in attorneys' fees, ruling that MTech's actions constituted unfair trade practices, unlawful misappropriation, breach of agreement and...
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