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Trial victory for Google Wins Top Defense Verdict for 2016

02/17/2017 The jury accepted Google’s “fair use” defense in the copyright case, zeroing out Oracle’s billion dollar claim.

Keker Files Motion to Block Trump Sanctuary Cities Order

02/23/2017 In conjunction with the County of Santa Clara, KVP attorneys have filed a motion seeking a preliminary injunction to prevent the Trump Administration from implementing its unconstitutional executive order targeting “sanctuary jurisdictions.”

Trial victory for Google Wins Top Defense Verdict for 2016

02/17/2017 The jury accepted Google’s “fair use” defense in the copyright case, zeroing out Oracle’s billion dollar claim.

Trial Victory for Arista Wins a Top Defense Verdict award for 2016

02/17/2017 The defense verdict KVP obtained at trial for Arista against Cisco’s copyright and patent claims earned the firm second place as the Top Defense Verdict of 2016

Keker Sues Trump Over Sanctuary Jurisdictions Order

02/09/2017 In conjunction with the County of Santa Clara, KVP attorneys have sued the Trump Administration over the President’s Executive Order threatening to deny “sanctuary jurisdictions” federal funds.

Keker Helps ACLU Target Trump Orders

02/06/2017 KVP attorneys and the ACLU are suing to block the Trump Administration’s Executive Order banning immigration and revoking visas for people from seven Muslim-majority nations.

IP Group Of The Year: Keker & Van Nest

01/25/2017 Trial wins for Google and Arista in high stakes patent and copyright cases led to Keker & Van Nest being named IP Group of the Year by Law360.

Keker & Van Nest Elevates Two Attorneys to Partner

12/19/2016 Cody Harris and Matan Shacham will officially join the partnership on January 1, 2017.

Arista beats Cisco’s $335M copyright claim with an unusual defense

12/15/2016 After a two-week trial, a San Jose jury has cleared Arista Networks of allegations that it infringed copyrights and patents belonging to Cisco Systems.

Bob Van Nest Named Litigator of the Week

12/15/2016 Bob Van Nest cements himself as Silicon Valley’s copyright defense lawyer.

The National Law Journal’s Winning Litigators: High Stakes, Significant Victories

12/05/2016 Bob Van Nest was selected as one of the year's best litigators.

Fans Strike Out In Suit Over MLB Stadium Safety Netting

11/17/2016 Keker & Van Nest defeat a proposed class action accusing Major League Baseball of failing to protect spectators at ballparks with safety netting.

Keker & Van Nest Adding Elliot Peters As Name Partner

11/14/2016 Keker & Van Nest is preparing to add Elliot R. Peters as a name partner in recognition of his years of outstanding service for the firm.

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