Alavi Anaipakos Adds Experienced Trial Lawyers in Houston

Wall, Pinckney add more than 50 combined years of expertise to firm roster The trial lawyers at Houston-based Alavi Anaipakos are welcoming two proven attorneys who have joined the firm with extensive track records in high-stakes business lawsuits and intellectual property trials. Ken Wall Ken Wall joins the firm as Of Counsel with more than […]

Alavi Anaipakos Helps Safe Foods Corp. Win Major Ruling in Poultry Industry Patent Case

LITTLE ROCK, ARK. – A federal judge has invalidated the patent for a method of poultry preparation held by California-based Enviro Tech Chemical Services, Inc. The ruling has implications for the entire poultry industry because Enviro Tech had sought to enforce its patent against major competitors that service most of the U.S. poultry industry. “This […]

Alavi Anaipakos Venue Update: New Fifth Circuit Precedent Helps Patent Owners

“There are three things that matter in [intellectual] property: location, location, location.” This isn’t precisely the famous expression initially coined by the late Lord Harold Samuel, but at Alavi Anaipakos, we obsess over the venue and positioning our clients for success. Fights over patent venues aren’t just common; they are virtually ubiquitous. And that won’t […]

Law360 Interviews Alavi Anaipakos’ Demetrios Anaipakos About Lawyer Civility

Alavi Anaipakos co-founder Demetrios Anaipakos recently talked with the national legal publication Law360 about the importance of civility in the legal profession. While the article highlighted recent high-profile instances of “lawyers behaving badly” (think about the Alex Jones/Sandy Hook trial), the reporter found that attorneys “who are gracious, kind and professional may have the most impact.” Demetrios […]

Attorneys from Houston’s Alavi Anaipakos Help G&H Diversified Manufacturing Win “Bet-the-Industry” Patent Infringement Lawsuit

WASHINGTON, D.C. – A three-judge panel with the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office’s Patent Trial and Appeal Board in Washington, D.C., has issued a complete victory for Houston-based oilfield products manufacturer G&H Diversified Manufacturing LP and the firm’s attorneys from Houston’s Alavi Anaipakos in what observers are calling a “bet-the-industry” lawsuit for oilfield equipment providers. […]

Alavi Anaipakos Trial Lawyers Ranked Among Lawdragon 500 Leading Litigators in America

HOUSTON – All five partners from the Houston intellectual property and commercial litigation law firm Alavi Anaipakos are being recognized on the newly released Lawdragon 500 America’s Litigators roster based on their experience and expertise in significant business disputes and high-dollar patent cases. The trial lawyers from Alavi Anaipakos who earned selections on the exclusive […]

Amir Alavi, Demetrios Anaipakos Ranked Among Texas’ Leading Lawyers

HOUSTON – Experienced trial lawyers Amir Alavi and Demetrios Anaipakos from the Houston-based intellectual property and commercial litigation firm Alavi Anaipakos once again have been named as two of the state’s leading attorneys on the annual Texas Super Lawyers list published by Thomson Reuters. The two attorneys claimed additional recognition on the companion list of […]

Trial Lawyers at Alavi Anaipakos Secure Best Lawyers in America Honors

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HOUSTON – Five attorneys from the Houston-based intellectual property and commercial litigation firm Alavi Anaipakos are being recognized among the country’s top legal practitioners in the 2023 edition of The Best Lawyers in America, the preeminent guide to the nation’s top attorneys. Alavi Anaipakos’ founding partners and experienced trial lawyers Amir Alavi and Demetrios Anaipakos […]

Texas Lawbook Quotes Amir Alavi on New WDTX Case Assignment Order

The publishers of The Texas Lawbook recently called on Alavi Anaipakos’ co-founder Amir Alavi for his views on the new case assignment system employed in the U.S. District Court for the Western District of Texas, where Judge Alan Albright’s court is home to the busiest patent docket in the nation. The order entered on Monday, […]