Law360 Names Shook Legal Lion After Latest Sprint Victory in VoIP Patent Dispute

For the second time, Law360 has selected Shook, Hardy & Bacon as its Top Legal Lion of the Week for its representation of Sprint in an ongoing challenge involving voice-over-internet-protocol (VoIP) patents. 

According to Law360, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit upheld a Kansas jury’s $140 million verdict that found Time Warner Cable’s internet voice service infringed five of Sprint’s patents. 

Shook Partner Trent Webb is the lead attorney for Sprint, with Rob Reckers, Ryan Dykal, Aaron Hankel, John GarretsonLauren Douville, Ryan Schletzbaum, Jordan Bergsten, Mark Schafer, David Morehan, Fiona Bell, Michael Gray, Thomas Patton, Dan Staren and Max McGraw on the team. 

Sprint Communications Co., L.P. v. Time Warner Cable, Inc., No. 17-2247 (Fed. Cir.)