Litigator of the Week: Orin Snyder of Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher

, The Litigation Daily


If you ignore all the sideshows--the zombie protestors and the mid-trial melodrama--the story of how Cablevision won a $700 million settlement from Dish Network is pretty simple. Cablevision interpreted a contract with Dish one way. Dish interpreted it another way. Snyder made sure Dish's interpretation looked like the tougher sell.

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