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Professional Experience
Professional Associations
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Activities: Notable Presentations and Speaking EngagementsModerated Judges Panel and presented paper at Association of Corporate Patent Counsel Meeting in February, 2006
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Activities: , 1990, Johns Hopkins University
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Activities: , cum laude, 1993, Villanova University School of Law, Villanova Law Review
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Activities: Admitted to bar, 1994, Delaware
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Activities: Admitted to practice before the U
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Activities: District Court for the District of Delaware
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Activities: Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit
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Activities: and the Supreme Court of Delaware
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Activities: He is also registered to practice before the U
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Activities: Patent and Trademark Office
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Activities: Vice Chair, Delaware State Bar Intellectual Property Section, 2005 &ndash
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Activities: Awards & HonorsListed in Best Lawyers in America for Intellectual Property Law, 2006 &ndash
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Activities: Organizations & AffiliationsIntellectual Property Owners Association
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Activities: American Intellectual Property Law Association
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Activities: Federal Circuit Bar Association
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Activities: Prior Legal ExperiencePartner, Connolly Bove Lodge & Hutz LLP, Wilmington, Delaware
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Activities: Representative Lead Counsel CasesSaint Clair v
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Activities: BenQ (D
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Activities: Del
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Activities: )(patent infringement involving cell phones)Commissariat A L'Energie Atomique v
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Activities: AU Optronics Corp
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Activities: Del
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Activities: )(patent infringement involving VA mode LCDs)Honeywell International, Inc
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Activities: AU Optronics Corp
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Activities: Del
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Activities: )(patent infringement involving diffusion films in LCDs)Guardian v
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Activities: AU Optronics Corp
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Activities: Del
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Activities: )(patent infringement compensation films in TN mode LCDs)Colida v
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Activities: BenQ, (S
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Activities: Cal
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Activities: )(patent infringement involving cell phone design)Ditzik v
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Activities: BenQ
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Activities: Mich
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Activities: )(patent infringement involving computer monitor design)F&G v
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Activities: Fla
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Activities: )(patent infringement involving computer mice)Rohm and Haas Co
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Activities: MicroBlend Technologies, (C
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Activities: Cal
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Activities: )(patent infringement paint on demand)Rohm and Haas Co
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Activities: Smiland Paint Company (C
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Activities: Cal
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Activities: )(patent infringement involving paint on demand)M & M Technologies, Inc
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Activities: Gurtler Chemicals, Inc
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Activities: )(patent infringement involving fluid repellents)Other Representative Cases with Technological AreaMcKesson Information Solutions, LLC v
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Activities: Epic Systems Corp
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Activities: Ga
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Activities: )(patent infringement involving internet-based personal health pages)
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Activities: In re Elonex Phase II Power Management Litigation (D
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Activities: )(patent infringement involving power management in computer monitors)Versus Tech
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Activities: , Inc
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Activities: Radianse, Inc
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Activities: )(patent infringement involving RFID systems in health care area) ActivCard, S
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Activities: VASCO Data Security International, Inc
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Activities: )(patent infringement involving authentication tokens)M&M Technologies v
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Activities: Ecolab, Inc
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Activities: Arbitration )(breach of contract relating to fluid repellents)Trolinder (Texas A&M) v
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Activities: Monsanto, (N
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Activities: )(inventorship dispute involving transgenic cotton) Rhone-Poulenc v
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Activities: DeKalb Genetics, (M
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Activities: )(patent infringement involving transformed corn)Bayer AG v
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Activities: Housey Pharmaceuticals (D
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Activities: Del
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Activities: )(patent infringement involving screening method for drug candidates)Rohm & Haas v
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Activities: ActiChem (E
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Activities: Pa
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Activities: )(patent infringement involving biocides)Rohm & Haas Co
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Activities: Lonza (E
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Activities: Pa
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Activities: )(patent infringement involving biocides)Henkel Corp
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Activities: Allco (D
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Activities: )(patent infringement involving copper extractants) Representative Published DecisionsCommissariat A L&rsquo
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Activities: Energie Atomique v
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Activities: Samsung Electronics Co
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Activities: , Ltd
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Activities: 2006)(granting motion to disclose information to clients)
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Activities: Pfizer Inc
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Activities: Applied Biotech, Inc
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Activities: , 2005 WL 2416982 (D
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Activities: 2005)(granting summary judgment of liability in Pfizer&rsquo
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Activities: s favor on breach of contract claim)
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Activities: Bayer AG v
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Activities: Housey Pharmaceuticals, Inc
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Activities: 2001)(granting motion to dismiss and construing scope of 35 U
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