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Latham & Watkins LLP
650 TOWN CENTER DRIVE, TWENTIETH FLOOR
COSTA MESA
COSTA MESA CA 92626-1925
United States
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Position

Perry Viscounty is a nationally recognized trial attorney who handles high-stakes cases for companies ranging from Fortune 100 to emerging companies.

Career

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Lawyer Rankings

United States > Intellectual property > Trade secrets (litigation and non-contentious matters)

Latham & Watkins LLP acts on the defendant and plaintiff sides of trade secret disputes and has a notable focus on the technology sector. Los Angeles -based Daniel Schecter and D.C based  Kathryn Ruemmler acted for the UAE bank ENBD in a dispute in which stored value cards provider InfoSpan claimed that the client misappropriated its trade secret for the development of its payment system SpanCash. Perry Viscounty works from the San Francisco office and represented supplement-maker Metagenics in a trade secrets dispute in which a former employee allegedly used confidential information to set up a rival business.

United States > Intellectual property > Trademarks: litigation

At Latham & Watkins LLP, San Francisco-based Perry Viscounty is representing Tesla in a lawsuit filed by Nikola Corporation concerning the client’s new electric semi-truck. The matter concerns purported trade dress rights and several design and utility patents relating to the fuselage, door and windshield. In San Diego, Jennifer Barry defended Funko in litigation issued by Gibson Guitars pertaining to the client’s POP! range, namely the shape of guitar models accompanying several rock band figurines. Craigslist is another notable client, recently engaging the team for representation on several cases, including a successful claim for damages and a permanent injunction against Instamotor. Michael Morin in Washington DC and Chicago-based David Callahan lead the team alongside Barry.