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  • SKV is proudly celebrating 19 years of providing clients with premier legal services.

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  • See our IP Litigation Ad in the Texas Lawyer

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  • In January 2014, Craig Smyser and Justin Waggoner obtained a complete victory for their client in an ICDR arbitration.

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  • SKV is pleased to announce Ty Doyle has been named Partner effective January 1, 2014

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  • "How to Avoid Lawsuits Over Insurance Negotiations" - from the Houston BizBlog of the Houston Business Journal contributed by SKV Partners Craig Smyser and Jeff Potts

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  • Benchmark 2014 names SKV a Highly Recommended Litigation Firm

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  • SKV Partners Land Murphy and Craig Smyser obtained dismissal of Plaintiff Halliburton Energy Services, Inc.ís misappropriation of trade secrets case against SKVís client, Drilformance LLC.

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  • Texas Super Lawyers names five SKV Partners as 2013 Texas Super Lawyers!

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  • SKV Partner Lee L. Kaplan named Texas Top 100 Lawyer by 2013 Texas SuperLawyers.

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  • SKV Wins Motion to Transfer Venue of Patent Suit from S.D. Texas to N.D. Illinois

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  • H Texas Magazine again names SKV partners Lee Kaplan and Craig Smyser as "Top Lawyers of Houston"

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  • On June 12, 2013, Craig Smyser and Justin Waggoner obtained a jury verdict for their client, Dr. Diana Fite, as a derivative plaintiff in a breach of fiduciary duty and fraud case after a three-week jury trial in the 334th District Court in Harris County.

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  • Craig Smyser named 2013 Benchmark Plaintiff Local Litigation Star.

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  • SKV has won a complete victory for its client Enduring Resources LLC after a bench trial resulting in an award of $4.35 million on Enduring's counterclaim and a take-nothing judgment for plaintiffs.

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  • SKV participates in significant victory for Schlumberger affiliate in patent infringment suit.

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  • SKV successfully represented Nabors Industries Ltd. in a shareholder derivative and class action suit.

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  • SKV wins Sept 2011 arbitration panel award.

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  • SKV wins Summary Judgment in federal court on behalf of Marubeni affiliate

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  • Smyser Kaplan & Veselka, L.L.P. and Winston & Strawn L.L.P. Obtain No-Liability Verdict for Defendant in Real Estate Fraud Case.

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In January 2014, Craig Smyser and Justin Waggoner obtained a complete victory for their client in an ICDR arbitration. Smyser and Waggoner, along with SKV associate Razvan Ungureanu, represented a leading energy company engaged in Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) – related businesses against one of the world's largest integrated energy companies.

SKV participates in significant victory for Schlumberger affiliate in patent infringment suit.  In October 2013 the Court added over $73 million in supplemental damages, bringing the total (before interest) to $179 million. 

On June 12, 2013, Craig Smyser and Justin Waggoner obtained a jury verdict for their client, Dr. Diana Fite, as a derivative plaintiff in a breach of fiduciary duty and fraud case after a three-week jury trial in the 334th District Court in Harris County.

 

Accolades

Benchmark Litigation again names Smyser Kaplan & Veselka, L.L.P. a "Highly Recommended" Texas litigation firm 2012 through 2014..
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