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Trial Victory for Google Wins Top Defense Verdict Award 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, Van Nest & Peters Partner Cody Harris Featured on MSNBC's The Point

04/30/2017 Keker, Van Nest & Peters Partner Cody Harris was featured on MSNBC's The Point to discuss defeating President Trump's Executive Order targeting funding for "sanctuary jurisdictions."

SF Federal Judge Blocks Trump Order

04/26/2017 Keker, Van Nest & Peter's win blocking President Trump's Executive Order to defund "sanctuary jurisdictions" was featured in the Daily Journal

Q&A With Pro Bono Lawyer Who Helped Block Trump's Sanctuary Executive Order

04/26/2017 The nationwide injunction to block Trump's executive order defunding sanctuary cities was a win for lawyers for Santa Clara County and their pro bono counsel at Keker Van Nest & Peters.

Between Trump and his Justice Department lawyers, a vast disconnect

04/26/2017 Keker, Van Nest & Peter's win blocking Pres. Trump's Executive Order to defund "santuary jurisdictions" was featured in Alison Frankel's On The Case column for Reuters.

County of Santa Clara Wins Nationwide Injunction of Trump’s Executive Order Defunding “Sanctuary Jurisdictions”

4/25/2017 In a historic ruling issued today, U.S. District Court Judge William H. Orrick granted the County of Santa Clara’s request to temporarily enjoin President Trump and his administration from enforcing an Executive Order provision that would withdraw all federal funding from the County and jurisdictions across the country deemed “sanctuary jurisdictions.”

Trump Crackdown Confronts Sanctuary Fight, Skeptical Judge

04/14/2017 During a recent hearing in which Keker, Van Nest & Peters represented Santa Clara County, Bloomberg news reported that Trump’s Executive Order Targeting Sanctuary Jurisdictions was met with skepticism from a federal judge.

Daily Journal Names Adam Lauridsen Among Top 40 Lawyers Under Age 40

Keker, Van Nest & Peters partner Adam Lauridsen was named among California's top 40 lawyers under age 40 by the Daily Journal.

Jury Hands TEK $2.8M Win In Tire Repair Kit Patent Trial

03/17/2017 Keker, Van Nest & Peters secured a $2.8 million jury verdict for TEK Global SRL in a dispute with Sealant Systems Inc. regarding patented tire repair technology.

Panel Offers Strategies for Young Women Lawyers

Keker, Van Nest & Peters partner Quyen Ta was a panelist for the Women Attorneys Advocacy Project speaking about Tackling Unprofessional Conduct Towards Women Attorneys.

Two Keker, Van Nest & Peters Trial Teams Win CLAY Awards

03/15/2017 Eleven lawyers from two Keker, Van Nest & Peters trial teams representing Google and Arista received California Lawyer of the Year awards from the Daily Journal for intellectual property trial wins.

Keker, Van Nest & Peters Files Motion to Block Trump Sanctuary Cities Order

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.”

Keker, Van Nest & Peters Wins Two Top Defense Verdicts of 2016

Bob Van Nest led two Keker, Van Nest & Peters trial teams on behalf of clients Google and Arista, respectively, that were recognized as top defense verdicts in California.

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