Union Oil Company of California (“UNOCAL”) v. Atlantic Richfield Company, et al.

Represented UNOCAL in a patent infringement case over UNOCAL’s patent on gasoline. Jury verdict for $69 million in favor of UNOCAL on liability and damages and court judgment also in favor of UNOCAL on defendants’ claims that patent was unenforceable. With interest and attorney fees, the judgment in favor of UNOCAL amounted to $91 million. Verdict upheld on appeal (affirmed, 208 F.3d 989 (Fed.Cir. 2000).