Settlement of Theft of Trade Secrets Case for Cruise Line Executive

Colin Veitch

Representation of Colin Veitch, former President and CEO of Norwegian Cruise Lines, in his lawsuit against the Virgin Group. Veitch developed a plan for a new line of ultra ships that would have brought Veitch and Virgin nearly $1 billion in profit over ten years. Veitch alleged Virgin breached their agreement to create the cruise ships, demanded a larger than agreed upon share of profits and later used his idea without consent to launch Virgin Cruises. In January 2016, the parties agreed to a confidential settlement.

Defense of wireless email technology patent holder against breach of contract claims brought by alleged former partners for a share in more than $600 million in settlements and royalties.
Representation of large national bank in federal court action brought by competing national bank seeking $23 million in damages and alleging theft of trade secrets and corporate raiding and seeking. After extensive fact and expert depositions and significant pretrial motions, the case was settled s...
Assisted a newly formed operator in the cannabis business in connection with the acquisition of a cannabis license in the State of Florida, and with the development of a fully integrated cannabis business in the state. Assisted client with the formation of a joint venture with an out-of-state cannab...