I said that I would “literally eat a shoe” if this judgment wasn’t reversed. It was. I won’t be eating any shoes.
The international soft drink maker relied on Dean Panos, a partner with Jenner in Chicago, to beat back a $1.26 billion default judgment in Wisconsin state court in a trade secrets case. The company had originally failed to appear in the case. The 12-lawyer firm Niebler Pyzyk Roth & Carrig of Menomonee Falls, Wis., gave an assist.
Source: Law.com - Jenner Partner Rescued PepsiCo From $1.26 Billion Mistake
TWO law firms handled this? A second-year law student could have handled this. It takes about a thimble-full of legal skill to get a default judgment or to get one overturned. I really wish the media would stop reporting them.