Intellectual Property Litigation

Latham & Watkins is uniquely situated to handle cases involving all types of IP claims, including in combination with related claims of antitrust, contract disputes, unfair business practices and other causes of action.

Why Latham

A Trial-Ready Team

Latham & Watkins’ global Intellectual Property group provides clients with trial-ready teams related to all areas of IP law, including:

Latham’s Intellectual Property Litigation Practice has achieved outstanding results in trials around the world. The breadth of Latham’s IP Litigation group enables Latham to build teams tailored to the client’s needs. Latham is uniquely situated to handle cases involving all types of intellectual property claims, including in combination with related claims of antitrust, contract disputes, unfair business practices, and other causes of action.

Industry Knowledge

The firm’s IP clients range from Fortune 100 to emerging companies spanning a broad range of industries, including:

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Awards & Rankings

  • Bay Area Partner Named Top Trade Secrets Lawyer for Third Consecutive Year - October 05, 2021
  • American College of Trial Lawyers Inducts Litigation & Trial Partners Jamie Wine and Adam Perlman - October 03, 2021
  • Boston Partner Named Go-To Intellectual Property Lawyer - September 27, 2021
  • Intellectual Property and Antitrust Lawyers Named 2021 Rising Stars - September 16, 2021
  • Nine Latham Partners Receive 2021 MVP Recognitions - August 30, 2021

Clients say, “[Latham] is a very strong team across the board,” explaining: “the lawyers are very technically strong,” “excellent trial lawyers and strategists,” “are able to anticipate opponents’ arguments, are client-oriented and their attention to detail is fantastic.”

– Chambers USA 2020

Events

Apple v. Fintiv: One-Year Retrospective on the Impact and Application of Fintiv’s Six-Factor Test

Media Coverage

11th Circuit Hands Catalyst Win In 'Orphan Drug' CaseGo To IP Lawyer: Charles SandersAn Almost-Overwhelming Slate of Litigator of the Week Runners-Up and Shout Outs

News

Bay Area Partner Named Top Trade Secrets Lawyer for Third Consecutive YearAmerican College of Trial Lawyers Inducts Litigation & Trial Partners Jamie Wine and Adam PerlmanBoston Partner Named Go-To Intellectual Property Lawyer

Thought Leadership

USPTO Seeks Comments on PTAB’s Discretionary Denials of ReviewITC Vs. Court Remedies For Trade Secret Theft AbroadUS Supreme Court Will Decide Constitutionality of PTAB Judge Appointments

Webcasts & Podcasts

What Do Biden's 100 Day Enforcement Priorities Mean for Asia?Apple v. Fintiv: One-Year Retrospective on the Impact and Application of Fintiv’s Six-Factor TestTrade Secrets Unlocked – State or Federal Court: Which Is Best for Your Case, and How Do You Win There?