Luke K. Pedersen

Department Chair - Intellectual Property (Washington) Partner

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Washington

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  • Multinational IT Management Software Company– management of a worldwide patent program directed to enterprise-wide Information Technology (IT) software; counsel in mergers and acquisitions, license negotiations and litigation
  • Worldwide eCommerce Retailer- draft and administer a Free & Open Source Software company policy; analyze third party software products regarding license compliance; intellectual property due diligence in M&A.
  • Aviation and Defense Contractor– development and management of a patent portfolio directed to aviation and national defense equipment and devices; counsel in license negotiations and technology transfer agreements
  • Multinational Oilfield Services Company– complex dispute regarding the ownership of oil and gas drilling technology; patent prosecution regarding drilling and production technology
  • Worldwide Telecommunications Service Provider– complex trade secret misappropriation litigation against multiple defendants, including a large multinational conglomerate, involving next-generation network switching, service creation, network management, data communications and other telecommunications technology
  • Surgical Equipment Manufacturer– development and management of a patent portfolio directed to medical equipment and devices; counsel in license negotiations, joint development and technology transfer agreements
  • Start-up Networking Company– development and management of a patent portfolio related to blade server technologies; advice regarding controversies related to patent infringement and ownership of intellectual property rights