Dallas law firm helping company license its patented mercury emissions technology
DALLAS – The Dallas-based intellectual property and business litigation firm Caldwell Cassady & Curry has been retained to lead the patent licensing efforts for Lewis Center, Ohio-based Midwest Energy Emissions Corp. (OTCQB: MEEC), a national leader in mercury emissions control.
Midwest Energy’s (ME2C®) patented SEA® Technologies are used to capture mercury emissions generated by coal-burning power plants. The company is offering licenses and other commercial options for users of its patented technologies.
“ME2Chas made important contributions to the coal-fired utility industry,” says Brad Caldwell, a name principal at Caldwell Cassady & Curry. “We are excited to play a role in securing fair compensation and recognition for these contributions.”
Caldwell Cassady & Curry is recognized as one of the leading intellectual property law firms in the country, including being named the nation’s top patent plaintiffs’ firm in the IAM Patent 1000 – The World’s Leading Patent Professionals. The firm also has been honored as the Intellectual Property Litigation Department of the Year by the publishers of Texas Lawyer newspaper.
ME2C delivers patented and proprietary solutions to the global coal-power industry to remove mercury from power plant emissions. ME2C’s Sorbent Enhancement Additive SEA® technologies have been adopted by a significant number of utility operations across the USA.
“We have developed the best possible methods to meet the challenges of removing mercury emissions from coal-fired utilities with our patented SEA® processes,” says Richard MacPherson, CEO of ME2C. “With the support of Caldwell Cassady & Curry, we continue to move this suite of technologies forward for the benefit of the utility industry and ME2C shareholders.”
Caldwell Cassady & Curry represents companies and individuals in high-stakes civil litigation, including patent infringement cases, trade secrets claims, fiduciary duty cases, class actions, and disputes involving company founders. The firm has tried and won some of the nation’s top verdicts against the largest companies in the world.