Beverly Hills, CA (PRWEB) August 12, 2004
OrthoTec is pleased to announce that Peter Ross, Esq. of the law firm of Browne & Woods LLP Beverly Hills, CA, has accepted a seat on OrthoTecÂs advisory board.
OrthoTecÂs CEO Patrick Bertranou stated, ÂOrthoTec is honored to have such expertise on its board. Mr. Peter RossÂ presence will strengthen our ability to address the legal aspects of our business. While Mr. Ross is well regarded in litigation (in representing national and international clients, Mr. Ross has won over 94% of his 45 plus trials and obtained nearly $100 million in damages for his clients), OrthoTec will be using Mr. RossÂ expertise in negotiations and the intellectual property field as well.Â
Recently, Mr. Peter Ross successfully represented OrthoTec in a lawsuit against French manufacturer Eurosurgical, S.A. Following trial, the court found OrthoTec to be the sole, legitimate holder of all intellectual property rights in North America to spinal implants and surgical tools marketed under the trade names SCS, Claris, Zenith and Oria. The jury awarded OrthoTec $9,000,000 in damages against Eurosurgical.
Patrick Bertranou commented, ÂWe are extremely pleased with the outcome of the litigation, and we intend to vigorously pursue any other companies found to have been selling unauthorized copies of our products.Â
Mr. Bertranou added, ÂWe are currently looking to enhance our distribution in all markets in the United States and throughout North America through the use of independent sales representatives. All inquiries should be directed to our corporate offices in Beverly Hills, (310) 273-1500.Â
OrthoTec, the prevailing party in the Case BC276958, was represented in this lawsuit by Peter Ross Esq. of Browne & Woods LLP, Beverly Hills (Tel: 310-274-7100) and by Michael Perry Tel: (310) 822-5037.
Mr. Peter Ross specializes in business litigation for national and international clientele; he can be reached by telephone at (310) 274-7100 or by email at: firstname.lastname@example.org
The losing party, Eurosurgical, was represented by the law firm of Daar & Newman in Los Angeles.
All requests for interviews should be directed to OrthoTec at (310) 273-1500.
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