• Intellectual Property
  • New York, U.S. Patent and Trademark Office
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Practice Area
  • Intellectual Property
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
New York
U.S. Patent and Trademark Office
Professional Experience
Associate
Current
Current
Derek’s experience includes all aspects of patent litigation in a variety of technologies, including microprocessor architecture, pharmaceuticals and construction materials. Exemplary cases include: VIA Technologies, Inc. and Centaur Technologies, Inc. v. Intel Corp., Case No. A-01-CA-602 (SS) (W.D. Tex.); Amgen Inc. v. Hoescht Marion Roussel, Inc. and Transkaryotic Therapies, Inc., Case No. 97-10814 (WGY) (D. Mass.); G-P Gypsum Corp. v. BPB America, Inc. and BPB Manufacturing, Inc., Case No. 03-907 (KAJ) (D. Del.); and Massachusetts Eye Ear Infirmary v. QLT Phototherapeutics, Inc., Case Nos. 03-1682, -1683, -1725 (2d Cir.). From 1996-1998, Derek was a process engineer for NEC Electronics, Inc. at its semiconductor wafer manufacturing facility in Roseville, California. During law school, Derek was an intern for the Honorable Richard Linn at the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit.
Education
The George Washington University Law School
J.D.
with Honors, Articles Editor, George Washington International Law Review
University of California
B.S.
Chemical Engineering, Berkeley
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