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Top 75 Intellectual Property Litigators

April 6, 2011 Media Coverage
Daily Journal

Farella Braun + Martel's Rod Thompson was named to the list of "75 Leading Intellectual Property Litigators" by the Daily Journal. He was noted for winning a rare early summary judgment motion in a patent litigation case for his client Visa, Inc.

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