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HTC Corp. Defeats Smartphone Remote Control Patent Litigation Published: 05-14-2018

A Texas federal jury has found in favor of Vinson & Elkins client HTC Corporation, rejecting all of the plaintiff’s claims in a case accusing the wireless phone manufacturer of infringing an individual inventor’s patent on user interface and infrared universal remote control technology. The plaintiff had sought damages for each of millions of smartphones sold between 2013-2015.

Esteemed Antitrust Attorney Greg Wells Joins V&E as Counsel 04-09-2018

Vinson & Elkins LLP continues to expand its global Antitrust practice with the addition of new counsel Greg Wells, who has nearly two decades of experience representing clients in the technology, pharmaceutical, chemical and financial services sectors on complex litigation and compliance matters.

AirTran Wins Baggage Fee Antitrust Battle at Eleventh Circuit 03-13-2018

The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit has issued a major antitrust victory to Vinson & Elkins client AirTran Airways in long running multidistrict litigation accusing the airline of colluding with a competitor to adopt a first-checked baggage fee.

Paragon Announces Agreement to be Acquired by Borr Drilling 02-21-2018

Vinson & Elkins advised Paragon Offshore Limited in a Tender Offer Agreement with Borr Drilling Limited, pursuant to which Borr will acquire all of the outstanding shares of Paragon at a purchase price of $42.28 per share. 

Distinguished Antitrust Partners Hill Wellford and Darren Tucker Join V&E 02-01-2018

Highly regarded antitrust lawyers Hill Wellford and Darren Tucker have joined Vinson & Elkins as partners, bringing to the firm a combined four decades of government and private practice experience, with a focus on the technology, media, telecom, standard-setting, energy and pharmaceutical sectors.

V&E Recognized by Global Competition Review in 18th Edition of GCR100 01-30-2018

Global Competition Review (GCR) has recognized Vinson & Elkins in the 18th edition of its annual GCR100. V&E is recommended for its work in Texas and Washington, D.C.

Solo Cup Defeats Civil Antitrust Suit at U.S. Supreme Court 10-05-2017

V&E clients Dart Container Corporation and its subsidiary Solo Cup Company LLC have won a significant victory at the U.S. Supreme Court, which declined to revive civil antitrust litigation accusing the companies of blocking competition in the plastics raw material market.

Global Competition Review Recognizes V&E Among Texas Antitrust Bar Elite 04-26-2017

Global Competition Review (GCR) has recognized Vinson & Elkins among the Texas antitrust bar elite in its review of top competition practices.

Global Competition Review Recognizes V&E in 17th Edition of GCR100 04-18-2017

Global Competition Review (GCR) has recognized Vinson & Elkins in the 17th edition of its annual GCR100. V&E is recommended for its work in Texas and Washington, D.C.

Milestone Apartments REIT to be Acquired by Starwood Capital Group 01-19-2017

Vinson & Elkins advised Milestone Apartments Real Estate Investment Trust (Milestone) in its acquisition agreement with an affiliate of Starwood Capital Group (Starwood) pursuant to which Starwood will acquire all of Milestone’s subsidiaries and assets for US$2.85 billion and Milestone unitholders will receive US$16.15 per trust unit in cash. The transaction is expected to be completed early in the second quarter of 2017. 

V&E Wins Reversal Of Antitrust Verdict at Second Circuit 08-11-2016

In a significant victory for Vinson & Elkins client Cortron Corporation, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit has reversed a $35 million antitrust award in favor of MacDermid Printing Solutions LLC, Cortron’s former business partner.

California Federal Judge Blocks Illegal FBI Recordings In Criminal Antitrust Case 08-03-2016

A California federal judge has ruled that law enforcement officials illegally bugged the San Mateo County Courthouse and has barred prosecutors from using the recordings in the criminal bid rigging trial of a prominent San Francisco Bay Area real estate investor represented by Vinson & Elkins.

Vinson & Elkins Recognized by Global Competition Review in 16th Edition of GCR100 04-12-2016

Global Competition Review (GCR) has recognized Vinson & Elkins in the 16th edition of its annual GCR100. V&E is listed as a recommended firm in Washington, D.C. and the firm's work in Texas and California is also highlighted.

AirTran Wins Baggage Fee Antitrust Battle at Eleventh Circuit 03-13-2018

The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit has issued a major antitrust victory to Vinson & Elkins client AirTran Airways in long running multidistrict litigation accusing the airline of colluding with a competitor to adopt a first-checked baggage fee.

Paragon Announces Agreement to be Acquired by Borr Drilling 02-21-2018

Vinson & Elkins advised Paragon Offshore Limited in a Tender Offer Agreement with Borr Drilling Limited, pursuant to which Borr will acquire all of the outstanding shares of Paragon at a purchase price of $42.28 per share. 

Solo Cup Defeats Civil Antitrust Suit at U.S. Supreme Court 10-05-2017

V&E clients Dart Container Corporation and its subsidiary Solo Cup Company LLC have won a significant victory at the U.S. Supreme Court, which declined to revive civil antitrust litigation accusing the companies of blocking competition in the plastics raw material market.

Milestone Apartments REIT to be Acquired by Starwood Capital Group 01-19-2017

Vinson & Elkins advised Milestone Apartments Real Estate Investment Trust (Milestone) in its acquisition agreement with an affiliate of Starwood Capital Group (Starwood) pursuant to which Starwood will acquire all of Milestone’s subsidiaries and assets for US$2.85 billion and Milestone unitholders will receive US$16.15 per trust unit in cash. The transaction is expected to be completed early in the second quarter of 2017. 

V&E Wins Reversal Of Antitrust Verdict at Second Circuit 08-11-2016

In a significant victory for Vinson & Elkins client Cortron Corporation, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit has reversed a $35 million antitrust award in favor of MacDermid Printing Solutions LLC, Cortron’s former business partner.

California Federal Judge Blocks Illegal FBI Recordings In Criminal Antitrust Case 08-03-2016

A California federal judge has ruled that law enforcement officials illegally bugged the San Mateo County Courthouse and has barred prosecutors from using the recordings in the criminal bid rigging trial of a prominent San Francisco Bay Area real estate investor represented by Vinson & Elkins.

Esteemed Antitrust Attorney Greg Wells Joins V&E as Counsel 04-09-2018

Vinson & Elkins LLP continues to expand its global Antitrust practice with the addition of new counsel Greg Wells, who has nearly two decades of experience representing clients in the technology, pharmaceutical, chemical and financial services sectors on complex litigation and compliance matters.

Distinguished Antitrust Partners Hill Wellford and Darren Tucker Join V&E 02-01-2018

Highly regarded antitrust lawyers Hill Wellford and Darren Tucker have joined Vinson & Elkins as partners, bringing to the firm a combined four decades of government and private practice experience, with a focus on the technology, media, telecom, standard-setting, energy and pharmaceutical sectors.

V&E Recognized by Global Competition Review in 18th Edition of GCR100 01-30-2018

Global Competition Review (GCR) has recognized Vinson & Elkins in the 18th edition of its annual GCR100. V&E is recommended for its work in Texas and Washington, D.C.

Global Competition Review Recognizes V&E Among Texas Antitrust Bar Elite 04-26-2017

Global Competition Review (GCR) has recognized Vinson & Elkins among the Texas antitrust bar elite in its review of top competition practices.

Global Competition Review Recognizes V&E in 17th Edition of GCR100 04-18-2017

Global Competition Review (GCR) has recognized Vinson & Elkins in the 17th edition of its annual GCR100. V&E is recommended for its work in Texas and Washington, D.C.

Vinson & Elkins Recognized by Global Competition Review in 16th Edition of GCR100 04-12-2016

Global Competition Review (GCR) has recognized Vinson & Elkins in the 16th edition of its annual GCR100. V&E is listed as a recommended firm in Washington, D.C. and the firm's work in Texas and California is also highlighted.

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