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Desmarais's Round Rock Business Model Comes Under Attack from Dell

May 29, 2012 Media Coverage

AmLaw Litigation Daily
May 29, 2012
"Desmarais's Round Rock Business Model Comes Under Attack from Dell"

Rod Thompson and Farella’s IP practice were mentioned as representing Dell in a writ of mandamus filed with the US Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit urging the court to block the entire Desmarais LLP law firm from accessing proprietary information Dell must provide to Round Rock during discovery, raising ethical obligations to John Desmarais’ role as both Round Rock’s CEO and head of its go-to law firm.

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