Ex-Wang Hartmann Atty Calls Firm's IP Suit Ridiculous

Law360, New York (October 11, 2010, 3:42 PM EDT) -- An ex-attorney for Wang Hartmann Gibbs & Cauley PLC refuted on Monday its claims that he infringed its trademark and operated a stealth U.K. branch of the California-based firm, saying he started the firm with Wang Hartmann's blessing.

Jason B. Witten called the allegations in Wang Hartmann's complaint, filed Oct. 5 in the U.S. District Court for the Central District of California, “ridiculous lies,” telling Law360 he had an agreement with Wang Hartmann's Jeffrey Wang to open a U.K. office of the California-based firm.

“Jeffrey Wang...
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Case Information

Case Title

Wang Hartmann Gibbs and Cauley PLC v. Jason Brian Witten et al

Case Number



California Central

Nature of Suit



James V. Selna

Date Filed

October 4, 2010

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