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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