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

  • Intellectual Property and Antitrust Lawyers Named 2021 Rising Stars - September 16, 2021
  • Nine Latham Partners Receive 2021 MVP Recognitions - August 30, 2021
  • Latham Named Intellectual Property Law Firm of the Year - May 31, 2021
  • Latham Lands Two Partners on Annual Honor Roll of Top IP Lawyers in California - April 25, 2021
  • Latham Litigators Among Most Honored in 2020 - December 30, 2020

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

Amazon Beats Inventor's Internet Of Things Patent SuitIntellectual Property MVP: Bert Reiser & David CallahanLatham Adds IP Litigation Leader as Firms Ramp Up Patent Recruiting

News

Peloton Keeps Rolling After Latham Scores Dismissal in Patent Infringement SuitIntellectual Property and Antitrust Lawyers Named 2021 Rising StarsNine Latham Partners Receive 2021 MVP Recognitions from Law360

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

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