Former Federal Judge T. John Ward inducted to International Academy of Trial Lawyers

August 15, 2013

Longview, Texas – Former federal judge T. John Ward of Longview, Texas’ Ward & Smith has been inducted into the prestigious International Academy of Trial Lawyers (IATL), one of the world’s most-respected legal organizations. Judge Ward was inducted during the organization’s recent Mid-Year Meeting in Chicago. For almost 60 years, the IATL has cultivated the science of jurisprudence, promoted…

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Two from Longview’s Ward & Smith Among Texas’ Top Young Attorneys

March 13, 2013

LONGVIEW, Texas – The Texas law firm Ward & Smith is proud to announce that Claire Abernathy Henry and Wesley Hill have been selected to the 2013 Texas Rising Stars listing of the top young attorneys in the state. This marks Ms. Henry’s second selection based on her intellectual property litigation expertise. Mr. Hill earned his third selection based on his…

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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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