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

  • Partner Named Among the Most Influential Women in Corporate America - July 16, 2019
  • Chicago Associate Honored With Pro Bono Award - June 04, 2019
  • Latham Named D.C. General Litigation Department of the Year Finalist - June 02, 2019
  • Silicon Valley Partner Named Among Top IP Lawyers in California - April 16, 2019
  • David Callahan Named Illinois Outstanding Intellectual Property Litigator of the Year - April 10, 2019

Latham’s “high-caliber patent litigators” are recognized for being “excellent lawyers providing top-notch service.”

Chambers USA 2018

Events

Webcast – Trade Secrets Unlocked: What You Need to Know About the Criminal Side of Trade SecretsWebcast – How to Win Section 101 Arguments at the PTAB and the Federal CircuitWebcast – Trade Secrets Unlocked: What You Need to Know in a Nutshell

Media Coverage

Honda, Toyota Imports Cleared in ITC Infringement Review4 Things To Know About The New PTAB Trial Practice GuideIntellectual Property Litigation Team Whittles Long-Running Patent Case Down to Zero Damages

News

Partner Named Among the Most Influential Women in Corporate AmericaIntellectual Property Trial Team Secures Major Victory for AdobeChicago Associate Honored With Pro Bono Award

Thought Leadership

FTC Discusses Merger Retrospectives and Global CoordinationSCOTUS Blocks Copyright Infringement Claims Until Actual Registration IssuesPTAB Update: Patent Office Issues Final Pilot Program for Motions to Amend

Webcasts & Podcasts

Trade Secrets Unlocked: What You Need to Know About the Criminal Side of Trade SecretsPatentability: How to Win Section 101 Arguments at the PTAB and the Federal CircuitTrade Secrets Unlocked: How to Manage Trade Secret Risks When Onboarding and Offboarding