TIPTON COLE - Subject Matter of Cases

Two of the first three cases that I worked on went to trial.

The ratio of plaintiff cases to defense cases has been steady at 3:1 from the earliest days. (For the mathematically challenged, that means a split of 75% plaintiff and 25% defense.)
Nature of Case (Industry or Topic)
Commercial tort (Medical outcomes tracking)
Patent infringement (Semiconductor pick-and-place machine)
Misappropriation of trade secrets (Medical history database)
Patent Infringement (Intelligent product configuration)
Patent Infringement (Pricing and scheduling advertising inventory for radio and television stations)
Patent Infringement / Copyright (Mathematics product software (MATLAB))
Patent infringement (Credit card-based retail transactions)
Misappropriation of trade secrets (Computer network optimization and reporting)
Patent infringement (Web-based product configuration)
Patent infringement (Garage door transmitter/receiver using rolling code security)
Patent infringement (Two-dimensional bar code encoding and reader)
Defamation (...)
Patent infringement (Intelligent cache for spreadsheet-based financial database access over a network)
Patent Infringement (Process control using neural networks)
Patent Infringement (Customized television programming through a wide-area network)
Misappropriation of Trade Secrets (Embedded system for window controls in automobiles)
Patent Infringement (Integration of computer-based products with Internet help)
Patent Infringement (Integration of computer-based products with Internet help)
Patent Infringement (Synchronization of email, contacts, calendars for smart phones)
Patent Infringement (Synchronization of email, contacts, calendars for smart phones)
Patent Infringement (Optimization of program load times in CD-based game play)
Patent infringement (Spreadsheet capability)
Patent infringement (Web-based reporting for restaurants)
Patent infringement (Web-based offline access)
Patent Infringement (System and method for managing sales information)
Patent Infringement (Intelligent product configuration)
Patent Infringement (Intelligent product configuration)
Patent Infringement (Online catalog shopping)
Patent Infringement (Online Yellow Pages)
Patent Infringement (Search Engine Optimization)
Patent Infringement (Wireless telephones; synchronization)
Patent Infringement (Financial Process)
Patent Infringement (Object-Relational data mapping)
Patent Infringement (Object-Relational data mapping)
Patent Infringement (Offline viewing of Internet content)
Patent Infringement (Hard disk loading software)
Patent Infringement (Supply Chain Management)
Misappropriation of Trade Secrets (IT project management)
Patent Infringement (Interbank clearing process)
Patent Infringement (Smartphone data management)
Patent Infringement (Web Browser Technology)
Patent Infringement (Disk Loading)
Patent Infringement (Online Coupons)
Patent Infringement (Spreadsheet Extensions)
Patent Infringement (Secure Transactions)
Patent Infringement (Internet Advertising/Commerce)
Patent Infringement (Internet Server Optimization)
Patent Infringement (Internet Advertising)
Patent Infringement (IPTV)
Patent Infringement (Network Management)
Patent Infringement (Modular Computer Systems)
Patent Infringement (Internet Marketing)
Over 80 cases total through 2011.
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