Beyond Patents: U.S. Steel and the Next Wave of Section 337 Cases

June 26, 2019 4:15pm

Ryan N. Herrington
Managing Director
FTI Consulting, Inc. (Dallas, TX)

Sean Trainor
Partner
O’Melveny & Myers LLP (Washington, DC)

David C. Vondle
Partner
Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP (Washington, D.C.)

Focusing on Inv. No. 337-TA-1002, In the Matter of Certain Carbon and Alloy Steel Products, this panel will illustrate to dos and don’ts for bringing and defending against non-traditional-IP unfair competition cases.  
  • Examining the increase in non-traditional-IP 337 proceedings and its significance
  • Exploring the asserted facts underlying each cause of action
  • Understanding the reasoning as to why the claims did not succeed
  • Lessons learned and recommendations for asserting similar claims