Intellectual Property

Intangible Assets

CASES AND DEALS

  • Blank Rome Secures Another Significant Victory for Dominion Resources, Wins Double Damages in Alstom Patent Trial

    [Case]
    October 3, 2016
    Jeffrey K. Sherwood, Salvatore P. Tamburo, Ji Young Park, Charles J. Monterio, Jr., Gabriella E. Ziccarelli and David E. Anderson
    A Blank Rome team secured another significant victory in the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania for Dominion Resources, Inc., against Alstom Grid LLC, regarding Alstom Grid’s willful infringement of a Dominion energy-conservation patent.
  • Blank Rome Secures Significant Victory for Dominion Resources in Patent Infringement Trial

    [Case]
    July 12, 2016
    Jeffrey K. Sherwood, Salvatore P. Tamburo, David E. Anderson, Charles J. Monterio, Jr., Ji Young Park and Gabriella E. Ziccarelli
    A Blank Rome team secured a significant victory for Dominion Resources, Inc., in a jury trial in the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania, against Alstom Grid, Inc., in the willful infringement of a Dominion energy-conservation software patent.
  • Korean Firm Netmarble Games Invests $130 Million in Mobile Gaming Firm SGN

    [Deal]
    July 23, 2015
    Jason S. Kim, Arthur P. Yoon, Patrick A. O'Reilly, Michael J. Medveckus, Yelena M. Barychev, David M. Perry, et al.
    Blank Rome represented Netmarble Games, the leading mobile game publisher in South Korea, in its $130 million investment in SGN, one of the biggest and fastest growing mobile game studios in the United States. The investment is one of the largest in the mobile gaming industry since 2013, and makes Netmarble the largest stakeholder in SGN.
  • SunGard Data Systems Inc. Acquires CitiBank N.A.'s US Long-Funds Transfer Agency Business

    [Deal]
    March 31, 2015
    Kipp B. Cohen, Jennifer J. Daniels, Lisa Casey Spaniel and Inna Zaltsman
    SunGard Data Systems Inc. in the acquisition of CitiBank N.A.'s US long-funds transfer agency business.
  • NewSpring Acquires X5 Solutions

    [Deal]
    March 24, 2015
    Alan L. Zeiger, Molly Crane, Shlomo Troodler, Michael Kim, Cory G. Jacobs, David M. Kuchinos, et al.
    Blank Rome represented NewSpring Holdings and two senior executives in the acquisition of X5 Solutions, a Seattle-based telecom solutions provider whose platform will be used to greatly expand NewSpring’s nationwide presence in the telecom sector. The transaction closed on March 24, 2015.
  • York Wallcoverings, Inc., Sold to High Road Capital Partners

    [Deal]
    March 9, 2015
    Barry H. Genkin, Arthur Bachman, Lawrence S. Chane, Matthew J. Comisky, Scott F. Cooper, Joseph M. Doloboff, et al.
    Blank Rome represented York Wallcoverings, Inc., the largest wallcoverings company in the world, in its sale to a newly formed High Road Capital Partners controlled entity. The transaction closed on March 9, 2015.
  • General Cable Sells All of The Stock of Phelps Dodge International Philippines, Inc. (“PDP”) and Phelps Dodge Philippines Energy Products Corporation (“PDEP”)

    [Deal]
    December 22, 2014
    Alan H. Lieblich, Linsey B. Bozzelli, Timothy A. French, Melissa Palat Murawsky and Lisa Casey Spaniel
    General Cable in its divestiture of its operations in the Philippines.
  • Balford Farms Acquires Assets and Business of The Rosenberger’s Dairy Division

    [Deal]
    September 18, 2014
    Henry M. Kuller, Scott F. Cooper, Bradford C. Craig, Francis E. Dehel, Margaret Anne Hill, Cory G. Jacobs, et al.
    Balford Farms in the acquisition of the assets and business of the Rosenberger’s Dairy division, and a portion of the assets and business of the Crowley Foods division, of HP Hood LLC.
  • AccuWeather, Inc. Acquires Sky Motion, Inc. Stock

    [Deal]
    October 24, 2013
    Steven Dubow, Michael C. Greenbaum, Joseph T. Gulant and Jonathan R. King
    AccuWeather, Inc. acquires 100% of the stock of Sky Motion, Inc.
  • Cowen and Company as Placement Agent to MedPro Safety Products

    [Deal]
    September 2, 2010
    Kenneth L. Bressler, Scott R. Smith, Kathleen A. Cunningham, Joseph T. Gulant, F. Humera Ahmed, Brad L. Shiffman, et al.
    Blank Rome represented Cowen and Company, LLC in its role as financial advisor to MedPro Safety Products, Inc. for the issuance of $25 million of notes in a private placement with institutional investors.
  • Venture Capital Investment for an Online Game Developer and Publisher

    [Deal]
    June 27, 2008
    David M. Perry
    Webcarzz, Inc., a California-based multiplayer online game developer and publisher, with respect to its venture financing. Meakem Becker Venture Capital (MBVC) provided the $4 million of Series A equity financing.