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Paul, Weiss Recognized by The American Lawyer for GE Wind Turbines Patent Suit

In the "Big Suits" section of the May issue of The American Lawyer, Paul, Weiss was recognized for its role as co-counsel to General Electric Company. The case, General Electric Company v. Mitsubishi Heavy Industries et al., involved a patent covering technology that helps wind turbines stay connected to a power grid when the grid's voltage drops to zero. After a seven-day jury trial in the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Texas, the jury found that the patent-in-suit was valid and infringed by wind turbine technology offered by Mitsubishi Heavy Industries and Mitsubishi Power Systems Americas.

The Paul Weiss litigation team, which tried the case together with Weil Gotshal, included partners Nicholas Groombridge and David J. Ball.

May 7, 2012

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