Mark Levine, Chris Lind and Brian Swanson Win Jury Verdict for Hamilton Sundstrand

July 2005

Mark LevineChris Lind and Brian Swanson successfully defended Hamilton Sundstrand in a patent infringement trial in Delaware.  Honeywell alleged that Hamilton Sundstrand infringed a patent relating to the starting of an Auxiliary Power Unit for an airplane.  Honeywell had sought $135 million in damages (including interest and treble damages).  The jury found that Hamilton Sundstrand did not infringe the patent, and that the patent was invalid.