McDermott Slams Suit Over Ex-Atty's Alleged IP Theft

Law360, New York (January 30, 2013, 2:03 PM EST) -- McDermott Will & Emery LLP urged a Washington federal judge Tuesday to toss a malpractice suit accusing it of allowing a former partner to steal a client's trade secrets for his family's health care business, saying the suit was an attempt to relitigate a previous case.

According to McDermott's motion to dismiss health care information systems company Theranos Inc.'s complaint, the suit was a “cynical and opportunistic” attempt to litigate essentially the same malpractice claims it had brought in a California suit against former McDermott partner...
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Case Title

HOLMES et al v. MCDERMOTT WILL & EMERY LLP


Case Number

1:13-cv-00088

Court

District Of Columbia

Nature of Suit

Patent

Judge

Ellen S. Huvelle

Date Filed

January 21, 2013

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