Faye E. Paul
Bartlit Beck LLP, 2014-Present, Partner (since 2018)
Barack Ferrazzano Kirschbaum & Nagelberg, 2011-2012, Associate
Cases tried or otherwise taken to judgment
Network-1 v. Hewlett Packard Enterprise (E.D. Tex., 2017)
Counsel for HPE in a week-long patent jury trial involving Power over Ethernet technology. The case resulted in a defense verdict, in which all asserted claims of the patent were found not to be infringed, and were also found to be invalid. Following post-trial motions, the District Court upheld the non-infringement verdict but vacated the verdict of invalidity. An appeal is pending. For more information, see the Law360 article.
Endo Pharmaceutical Solutions Inc. v. Paddock Laboratories LLC (D. Del., 2016)
Trial counsel for Bayer and its exclusive licensee Endo in ANDA litigation relating to Endo's Aveed® testosterone undecanoate injection. Complete trial and appellate victory for Endo and Bayer
Pearson Family Foundation v. University of Chicago (N.D. Okla.)
Counsel for the University of Chicago in dispute arising from $100 million grant agreement.
Regents of the University of Minnesota v. Gilead Sciences (N.D. Cal.)
Counsel for Gilead in patent infringement action related to Gilead’s hepatitis C treatments.
Other representative cases
Sunrise Hospital System v. Sierra Health Services (Arbitration, 2019)
Trial counsel for UnitedHealthcare’s affiliate, Sierra, in an arbitration initiated by HCA Healthcare’s affiliate, Sunrise, alleging underpayments for medical services. Case resolved on confidential terms.
Meritor, Inc. v. Sistemas Automotrices de Mexico (N.D. Ill.)
Counsel for Meritor in breach of contract action against joint venture partner and joint venture in Mexico. Case settled following summary judgment.
Pro Bono Representations
Rose v. Duffield (N.D. Ill.)
Pro bono counsel for a former inmate in a § 1983 suit against doctors and officials with the Illinois Department of Corrections for improper medical treatment that caused Mr. Rose to lose his vision. Case settled favorably after fact discovery.
Perkins v. Williams (N.D. Ill.)
Pro bono counsel for an inmate alleging unconstitutional conditions of confinement at Stateville Northern Reception and Classification Center. Case settled favorably shortly before trial.
- Mark Ferguson, Mark Ouweleen, and Faye Paul win rare defense victory in EDTX patent infringement trial for Hewlett Packard EnterpriseNetwork-1 v. Hewlett Packard Enterprise (2017)
- Merck & Cie, et. al. v. Watson Labs (Beyaz®/Safyral® Litigation) (D. Del. 2015)