IP Firm Wood Herron Slams Copyright Conspiracy Suit

Law360, New York (January 24, 2013, 6:35 PM EST) -- Wood Herron & Evans LLP asked an Ohio federal court Wednesday to toss a suit alleging it conspired with a software developer to submit falsified source code to the U.S. Copyright Office to initiate infringement litigation against a thrift-store operator, saying a law firm can't be accused of conspiring with its own client.

The Cincinnati-based intellectual property firm told the court that Cherryhill Management Inc.'s suit should be dismissed because Wood Herron served as an agent of its client, Libertas Technologies LLC, and not as a...
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Case Title

Libertas Technologies, L.L.C. v. Cherryhill Management, Inc. et al


Case Number

1:10-cv-00935

Court

Ohio Southern

Nature of Suit

Copyright

Judge

Susan J. Dlott

Date Filed

December 27, 2010


Case Title

Cherryhill Management, Inc. v. Wood Herron & Evans, L.L.P.


Case Number

1:12-cv-00955

Court

Ohio Southern

Nature of Suit

Copyright

Judge

Susan J. Dlott

Date Filed

December 12, 2012

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