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Weil, Gotshal & Manges LLP

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Christopher Cox

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Weil, Gotshal & Manges LLP

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Christopher Cox is a Litigation partner in Weil’s Silicon Valley office, where he leads the firm’s California complex commercial litigation practice. He has more than 20 years of experience litigating matters in state and federal courts throughout the country, as well as in the binding arbitration forum. A significant part of Mr. Cox’s practice focuses on trade secret litigation, patent litigation and other intellectual property disputes across a broad range of technologies. He also regularly counsels clients on trade secret and employee mobility issues, including those arising under California Business and Professions Code 16600. Mr. Cox also has broad experience managing multi-jurisdictional disputes, multi-district litigations, internal investigations and litigations involving business torts, contracts, fiduciary duties, employee mobility, non-competes, and unfair competition—including in trial and on appeal.


United States: Intellectual property

Trade secrets (litigation and non-contentious matters)

Within: Trade secrets (litigation and non-contentious matters)

Weil, Gotshal & Manges LLP’s team handles a wide range of contentious as well as non-contentious matters, and boasts expertise across a range of sectors and on a nationwide scale. The group is favored by technology clients for restrictive covenants disputes as well as internal investigations and pre-litigation counseling. Jeffrey Klein and Nicholas Pappas are defending WoodSpring Hotels against allegations of misappropriation of trade secrets and confidential information filed by Extended Stay America. Meanwhile, Gary Friedman is acting for Kroll in a breach of restrictive covenant and non-solicitation clause claim against one of its former managing directors, who joined BRG. In Silicon Valley, Christopher Cox maintains a steady workload of employee mobility disputes and trade secrets theft cases. Attorneys are based in New York unless otherwise stated.

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