Samir A. Bhavsar

Deputy Department Chair - Intellectual Property (Dallas) Partner

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Dallas

P: +1.214.953.6581 F: +1.214.661.4581

Patent Litigation   

  • VOIP-PAL.com v. AT&T Corp., et al. (District of Nevada) – Defending AT&T against allegations of patent infringement involving Voice-over-IP technology
  • Intellectual Ventures II, LLC. v. AT&T Corp., et al. (Western District of Texas) – Defending AT&T against allegations of patent infringement involving DSL technologies
  • Beco Dairy Automation, Inc. v. Global Tech. Systems, Inc. (Eastern District of California) – Representing GTS to assert patent and copyright infringement and trade secret misappropriation claims related to dairy equipment
  • Orlando Communications, LLC v. AT&T Mobility LLC, et al. (Middle District of Forida) – Handled patent litigation defense of AT&T regarding cellular technologies in which case was dismissed following resolution of early motion practice and filing of IPR petitions
  •  Digital CBT LLC v. AT&T, Inc. (Central District of California) – Handled patent litigation defense of AT&T regarding video processing technology in which client was awarded summary judgment of non-infringement 
  • SpeedGauge, Inc. v. Inthinc Technology Solutions, Inc. (Southern District of California) – Handled patent litigation defense and assertion regarding vehicle tracking technology in which client settled on favorable terms following claim construction order
  • Agricultural Instruments Corp. v. BouMatic LLC (Western District of Wisconsin) – Handled patent litigation defense of BouMatic regarding dairy equipment in which client settled on favorable terms after initial discovery exchange
  • Fractus, S.A. v. Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd et al. (Eastern District of Texas) – Handled patent litigation defense of HTC America, Inc. regarding antenna technology used in mobile devices in which client settled on favorable terms
  • TQP Development, LLC v. Merrill Lynch & Co., et al. (Eastern District of Texas) – Handled patent litigation defense of Merrill Lynch and Bank of America regarding data encryption in which client settled on favorable terms
  • Restricted Spending Solutions, LLC v. Bank of America, et al. (Eastern District of Texas) - Handled patent litigation defense of Bank of America regarding e-commerce technologies in which client settled on favorable terms
  • Actus LLC v. Bank of America, et al. (Eastern District of Texas) - Handled patent litigation defense of Bank of America regarding e-commerce in which client settled on favorable terms
  • Network Signatures, Inc. v. Wal-Mart, Inc. (Central District of California) – Handled patent litigation defense of Wal-Mart regarding data encryption technologies in which client settled on favorable terms
  • Arrival Star, S.A. and Melvino Technologies Ltd. v. Macy’s, Inc. et al. (Southern District of Florida) - Handled patent litigation defense of Wal-Mart regarding supply chain technologies in which client settled on favorable terms
  • RFID Tracker, Ltd. v. Wal-Mart Stores, et al. (Eastern District of Texas) – Handled patent litigation defense of Wal-Mart regarding RFID technology in which plaintiff stipulated to non-infringement following favorable claim construction order, which was sustained on appeal to the Federal Circuit
  • Prism Technologies LLC v. Computer Associates International, Inc. (District of Delaware) – Handled patent litigation defense of Computer Associates regarding identity and access management technology in which plaintiff stipulated to non-infringement following favorable claim construction order, which was sustained on appeal to the Federal Circuit
  • International financial services company – patent litigation regarding electronic trading technology in which client settled on favorable terms
  • Large telecommunications company – defense of over 40 patent infringement lawsuits in which the client was awarded a summary judgment of non-infringement that was sustained on appeal to the Federal Circuit

Patent Prosecution and Transactional

  • National banking institution – development and management of a worldwide patent portfolio
  • Information standards organization – advice and counseling on licensing, patent litigation, and intellectual property risks associated with business transactions
  • International provider of climate control products for the heating, ventilation, air conditioning and refrigeration markets – development and management of worldwide patent portfolio 
  • International provider of milking systems and dairy farm equipment - development and management of a worldwide patent portfolio
  • Start-up network security company – development and management of patent portfolio regarding Cyber security technologies
  • International software company – advice on licensing, patent procurement, patent portfolio categorization, and IP support for corporate transactions
  • International online retail company – patent procurement in the areas of cloud computing, electronic commerce, and robotic technologies
  • International financial services company – development and management of a worldwide patent portfolio directed to financial services and electronic gaming applications; advice on licensing and litigation
  • International networking company – advice on licensing, patent procurement, and patent portfolio categorization
  • International semiconductor company – patent procurement and licensing in the areas of electronic and semiconductor products
  • Start-up semiconductor company – patent procurement in the areas of semiconductor products and manufacturing
  • Start-up wireless supply chain provider – development and management of a patent portfolio directed to wireless mobility and tracking using RFID technology; advice on licensing
  • Optical networking company – development and management of a worldwide patent portfolio directed to all-optical processors and subsystems for high-capacity networks