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Texas’ Ward & Smith Helps Defeat Frito-Lay’s Claims of Trademark Infringement, Patent Infringement, Trade Secret Misappropriation

March 4, 2013

SHERMAN, Texas – Longview’s Ward & Smith, which co-counseled with Armstrong Teasdale LLP of St. Louis, Mo., successfully defended an Arkansas-based tortilla chip manufacturer and its holding company against Plano, Texas-based Frito-Lay North America, Inc.’s claims of trademark infringement, patent infringement and trade secret misappropriation, obtaining a complete defense jury verdict in the U.S. District Court for…

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Texas’ Ward & Smith Named Fortune 500 “Go-To” Intellectual Property Law Firm

February 20, 2013

LONGVIEW, Texas – The Texas law firm Ward & Smith is being recognized in the upcoming listing of “Go-To” law firms for Fortune 500 companies based on the firm’s high-level courtroom work in intellectual property cases. Ward & Smith is one of the few law firms in the nation to be honored in the upcoming 2013 Go-To Law Firms for the…

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Attorneys from Longview’s Ward & Smith Honored Among State’s Best

October 17, 2012

LONGVEW, Texas – Texas attorneys T. John “Johnny” Ward Jr. and T. John Ward, partners in the high-stakes business litigation and intellectual property law firm of Ward & Smith, both are being recognized among the state’s top legal counsel in the exclusive 2012 Texas Super Lawyers list. Recognized for his work…

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Ward & Smith Helps Win Two of Texas’ Top 2011 Verdicts

May 23, 2012

Ward & Smith Helps Win Two of Texas’ Top 2011 Verdicts Courtroom awards rank among top 10 largest intellectual property wins in state LONGVIEW, Texas – The high-stakes business litigation and intellectual property law firm of Ward & Smith is being recognized for its role in helping win two of the largest verdicts in Texas during 2011. Texas Lawyer newspaper is highlighting the…

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Ward & Smith’s T. John Ward Honored with Lifetime Achievement Award

April 4, 2012

International intellectual property magazine recognizes work of former judge LONGVIEW, Texas – Former U.S. District Judge T. John Ward, a shareholder in the high-stakes business litigation and intellectual property law firm of Ward & Smith, recently was honored with a lifetime achievement award presented by the publishers of Managing IP during the magazine’s 5th annual North America Awards. Appointed to…

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