Lawyers at DBMS successfully litigate a wide variety of civil cases and argue appeals in some of the most challenging jurisdictions in the country.

Commercial Litigation

BASF v. The Old World Trading Company




Verdict for the Plaintiff


DBMS represented the plaintiff in a claim for damages for violations of the Lanham Act and for breach of contract.  The case was tried as a bench trial before Judge Harry Leinenweber in the Northern District of Illinois.  Following trial, Judge Leinenweber ruled in favor of BASF on all substantive claims and awarded damages.