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Andrew P. Holland

Tel: (650) 330-4709
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  • Representative Matters for Andrew P. Holland:

    Commercial Litigation

    • Obtained a multi-million dollar jury verdict after a four week trial in favor of our client for fraud and breach of fiduciary duty against its former Chief Executive Officer.
    • Defended a multi-million dollar breach of contract and fraud action brought by a publicly traded company in connection with the acquisition of our client’s privately-held company. Successfully defeated a motion for summary judgment and obtained a favorable settlement during trial.
    • Won a complete defense verdict in connection with fraud and breach of contract claims after a two week trial and prevailed on all counterclaims, resulting in a judicial determination confirming our client’s ownership interest in a national media company and a significant monetary award.
    • Obtained a multi-million dollar award in favor of our clients in a wrongful death action that was tried after the defendant was convicted of murder for financial gain.
    • Obtained a multi-million dollar judgment in favor of our client in an interpleader action against other members of a limited liability company after two successful demurrers and an appeal.
    • Won a complete defense award in a binding arbitration involving a seven figure breach of contract claim against a national industrial launderer, which resulted in the recovery of attorney’s fees and costs as the prevailing party.

    Intellectual Property Litigation

    • Represented the nation’s largest independent provider of legal support services and document outsourcing in a trade secret and employee raiding case and obtained a preliminary injunction precluding the disclosure of our client’s confidential information or hiring of its employees.
    • Represented a publicly traded company in defense of misappropriation of trade secrets and unfair competition claims in connection with semiconductor products with damages alleged to be in excess of $75 million. Successfully opposed multiple applications for a preliminary injunction and reached a favorable settlement on the eve of trial.
    • Represented a national apparel company in the prosecution of numerous trademark infringement lawsuits and successfully enforced its rights in several high-profile apparel brands.
    • Represented the developer of a popular gaming application in defense of a copyright infringement claim and negotiated a favorable settlement that resulted in a dismissal of all claims with our client’s intellectual property rights preserved.
    • Represented a corporation accused of committing fraud and breaching a settlement agreement by misappropriating trade secrets and infringing issued patents. Defeated all of plaintiff’s claims on summary judgment.
    • Represented multiple high-technology companies in defense of trademark and copyright infringement claims brought by a publicly traded company, with damages alleged to be in excess of $100 million. Obtained a favorable settlement that resulted in a dismissal of all claims.
    • Prosecuted a misappropriation of trade secrets claim against a former employee and a corporation that is a competitor of our client, a supplier of printed circuit boards. Obtained a temporary restraining order prohibiting defendants from soliciting business from plaintiff’s customers. The case settled shortly after the temporary restraining order was issued with plaintiff obtaining a permanent injunction and a monetary payment.