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In addition to serving as advocates for clients in ADR, pattishall attorneys are certified arbitrators and neutrals with district courts and leading dispute resolution service providers, such as CPR, INTA, AAA and FRAMARB. Our experience as neutrals include service as mediator in trademark, copyright and licensing disputes; arbitrator in franchising and general commercial disputes; panelist in UDRP domain name disputes; and independent case evaluations and second opinion analysis. Members of our ADR practice are frequently retained by other firms and selected by Federal and State Courts to serve as neutrals in mediation and arbitration.

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David C. Hilliard (CIPR/International Trademark Association for Dispute Resolution)

ADR Archives

2014

Unity Health Plans Ins. Co. v. Iowa Health System d/b/a Unity Point Health, Case No. 13-cv-845-WRC (W.D. Wisc, 2014, Judge Conley) (Trademark Infringement)

2013

On Site Energy Company, Inc. v. MTU Onsite Energy Corp., Case No. 2:10-cv-01671 (E.D. N.Y. 2014, Judge Seybert) (Trademark Infringement)

2012

Talon International, Inc. v. Adidas America, Inc., Case No. 2:12-cv-02572 (C.D. Cal. 2013, Judge Feess) (Trademark Infringement, Reverse Confusion, Surveys)

2012

American National Insurance Company v. American National Investment Advisors, LLC, Case No. 1:2011-cv-04016 (N.D. Ill. 2012, Judge Coleman) (Trademark Infringement)

2012

Polymer Group, Inc. et al v. Magla Products LLC et al, Case No. 3:2010-cv-00288 (W.D.N.C. 2012, Judge Cogburn) (Trademark, Trade Dress, Patents)

2012

Ugglebo Clogs, LLC v. Deckers Outdoor Corp., Case No. 0:2011-cv-00213 (D. Minn. 2012, Judge Schiltz) (Trademark Infringement)

2011

University of Nebraska v. Chase Bank USA, N.A. (National Arbitration Forum, 2011) (Trademark Infringement, Breach of Contract)

2010

J. P. Cooke v. Schwabb (Dist. Neb., 2010) (Cybersquatting, Keyword Infringement)

2010

Schwabb v. J. P. Cooke (E.D. Wisc., 2010) (Trade Libel, Disparagement)

2010

University Healthsystem Consortium v. Northshore University HealthSystem, Case No. 1:2009-cv-05000 (N.D. Ill. 2009, Judge Bucklo) (Trademark Infringement)

2009

SPSS, Inc. v. Nie et al., Case No. 1:08-cv-00066 (N.D. Ill. 2009, Judge Darrah) (Contracts, Licensing)

2006

Implant Innovations, Inc. v. Debbie, LLC, Bicon, LLC, Bicon International, Inc., Case No. 9:06-cv-80913-DTKH (S.D. Fla., Judge Hurley) (Trademark Infringement)

2006

After Hours Formal Wear, Inc. v. Tuxedos, Inc., Case No. 06-cv-2460 (N.D. Ill. 2009, Judge Guzman) (Unfair Competition)

2006

The Doctors Company v. Florida Doctors Insurance Company, Case No. 3:06-cv-00481 (M.D. Fla. 2005, Judge Covington) (Trademark Infringement)

2005

Payless Shoe Source Worldwide, Inc. v. Target Corporation and Target Brands, Inc., Case No. 5:05-4023-JAR (D. Kan., Judge Robinson) (Unfair Competition)

2004

Buntrock v. Terra (Terra Museum), et al. , Case No. 00 CH 13859 (Circuit Court of Cook County, Judge Kinnaird); 151 F.Supp.2d 931 (N.D. Ill. 2003, Judge Bucklo); 348 Ill. App. 3d 875 (2004) (Trustee Mismanagement)

2003

Pittsburgh Home and Garden Show, Inc. v. Scripps Networks, Inc. and The E.W. Scripps Company (HGTV) , Case No. 2:03-cv-01477 (W.D. Penn. 2002, Judge Fischer) (Unfair Competition)

2002

Imagetec LP v. Imagistics Int’l Inc. , Case No. 1:02-cv-07148 (N.D. Ill., Judge Hibbler) (Trademark Infringement)

2000

W.R. Meadows, Inc. v. U.S.E. Hickson Products, Ltd. , Case No. 00 C 1116 (N.D. Ill., Judge Moran) (Copyright Infringement)

1999

Kerr Corporation v. Castaldo Products Mfg. Co., Inc. , Case No. LA CV 99-2392-DT (MANx) (C.D. Cal., Judge Tevrizian) (Unfair Competition)

1999

La Preferida, Inc. v. Sun Garden Gangi Canning Company, Case No. 99 C 5730 (N.D. Ill., Judge Manning) (Copyright Infringement)

1998

CNB Banchares Inc. v. Citizens Bank, Illinois, NA, Case No. 1:1998-cv-08120 (N.D. Ill., Judge Lindberg) (Unfair Competition)

1998

Moen Inc. v. Sisco, Inc , Case No. 1:98-cv-07947 (N.D. Ill., Judge Moran) (Trade Dress)

1997

Atek Corporation v. Foremost Machinery, Case No. 1:1997-cv-07266 (N.D. Ill., Judge Levin) (Unfair Competition)

1997

Tailgators, Inc. v. 2263 North Lincoln Corp., Case No. 1:1997-cv-02196 (N.D. Ill., Judge Gottschall) (Unfair Competition)

1997

ArcVentures, LLC v. Affiliated Research Centers, Inc. , Case No. 97 C 5537 (N.D. Ill., Judge Holderman) (General)

1997

Medic Alert Foundation United States, Inc. v. Corel Corporation, Case No. 1:1997-cv-02521 (N.D. Ill., Judge Zagel) (Trade Dress)

1996

Navistar International Transportation Corp. v. Freightliner Corp. and American LaFrance Corp. , Case No. 96 C 6922 (N.D. Ill., Judge Grady) (Unfair Competition)

1996

Planet Hollywood (Region IV), Inc., et al. v. Hollywood Casino Corp., et al. , Case No. 96-C-4660 (N.D. Ill., Judge Lindberg) (Trade Dress)

1995

ESCO Corporation v. The Frog, Switch & Manufacturing Co., Inc., Case No. 1:CV-95-1153 (M.D. Penn., Judge Rambo) (Trade Dress)