IP Litigation before the International Trade Commission
Navigating the Minefield of §337 Actions
Recording of a 90-minute CLE webinar with Q&A
The panel will review these and other key questions:
- What are the strategic advantages - and disadvantages - for IP owners of pursuing litigation before the ITC?
- What factors should counsel consider before pursuing a §337 action before the ITC - and what are the best practices to follow when the decision is to move forward?
- How does U.S. customs enforcement of ITC orders work?
Sean P. DeBruine
Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld
He represents clients in patent, copyright and trade secret disputes involving a variety of technologies, including... | Read More
He represents clients in patent, copyright and trade secret disputes involving a variety of technologies, including microprocessor, memory and communications semiconductor devices, computer software, Internet infrastructure and business methods, personal computer system design, and disk drive electronic and mechanical designs. He handles matters before the U.S. International Trade Commission and the Court of International Trade, in addition to U.S. district court and the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit. He counsels clients and negotiates with opposing parties to resolve disputes without recourse to costly litigation. He has also handled a number of general commercial and contract disputes.Close
Stefani E. Shanberg
She has led litigation in the software, semiconductor, Internet, product design and consumer products technology... | Read More
She has led litigation in the software, semiconductor, Internet, product design and consumer products technology sectors and has successfully litigated cases domestically and internationally, and has played a lead role before the Federal Circuit Court of Appeal, the International Trade Commission and several federal district courts. She advises clients, including Fortune 500 companies, emerging growth ventures and non-profits to creatively and pragmatically solve problems. She brings a deep knowledge of patent, trade secret, trademark and copyright law, as well as significant trial, litigation and pre-litigation experience to her clients.Close
McDermott Will & Emery
He is a member of the firm’s Intellectual Property, Media & Technology Department, where his practice... | Read More
He is a member of the firm’s Intellectual Property, Media & Technology Department, where his practice focuses on patent infringement litigation before the U.S. International Trade Commission and the federal district courts. He has experience in patent infringement litigation involving semiconductor devices, computer hardware/software, digital signal processing, telecommunication networks, and optical technologies.Close