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SKV Names Two New Litigation Partners

SKV is proud to announce the addition of two partners, Sydney Scott, and Alex Wolf, effective January 1, 2021. These two new partners represent the firm’s practice areas: commercial litigation, energy transactions, and white-collar criminal defense.

SKV Wins Fifth Circuit Trademark Appeal

SKV clients Unified Buddhist Church of Vietnam (UBCV), Reverend Dang Pham, and Steven Dieu won an appellate victory before the United States Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit, marking SKV’s second win this year on behalf of UBCV.

SKV Obtains Reversal of $1M Jury Verdict in Texas Appellate Court

In 2018, Brandon Perthuis sued his former employer, Baylor Genetics Miraca Laboratories, for breach of contract, alleging that Baylor Genetics owed him over $1.5 million in sales commissions on sales that Baylor Genetics made after Perthuis was no longer employed (and had gone to work for Baylor Genetics’ competitor). According to Perthuis, if he procured a customer for Baylor Genetics during his employment, he was entitled to commission on all sales Baylor Genetics made to that customer “in perpetuity.”