Bert Reiser is a partner in Latham & Watkins' Washington, D.C. office, where he is a member of the firm’s Intellectual Property Practice and International Trade Commission (ITC) Patent Litigation Practice. Mr. Reiser is also a former member of the firm's Training and Career Enhancement Committee.
Prior to joining Latham, he was head of a multinational law firm’s Section 337 practice where he was primarily involved in international intellectual property disputes before the United States International Trade Commission under Section 337 of the Tariff Act of 1930. In Section 337 investigations, Mr. Reiser has represented both American and foreign companies as complainants and respondents in more than 50 ITC investigations, including more than 15 ITC trials. He has also successfully represented clients in ITC enforcement actions and proceedings before US Customs and Border Protection (CBP) to clear redesigns for importation. Previously, Mr. Reiser was the attorney advisor to Judge Paul J. Luckern of the ITC, where he assisted in the adjudication of more than 20 disputes under Section 337.
Mr. Reiser has extensive experience in district court patent litigation throughout the United States and is repeatedly recognized by Chambers Global, Chambers USA, The Legal 500 US, Benchmark Litigation, and IAM Patent 1000 as a leading attorney for Section 337 litigation before the ITC. In 2021, Mr. Reiser was named an Intellectual Property MVP by Law360.
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