Robert C. Scheinfeld

Department Chair - Intellectual Property (Firmwide) Partner

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New York

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  • Lead Trial Counsel for Fujifilm Corporation and Fujifilm Recording Media in a series of litigations and proceedings against Sony Corporation and affiliates, at the International Trade Commission, in district court, and before the Patent Trial and Appeal Board, including but not limited to the following matters: In the Matter of Certain Magnetic Data Storage Tapes and Cartridges Containing the Same (International Trade Commission Investigation Nos. 337-TA-1012, 1036, 1058 and 1076) 
  • For an international financial services company - long-standing and complete range of representations, including patent litigations as lead trial counsel in district courts across the country and before the Patent Trial and Appeal Board involving payment processing systems, electronic commerce, security encryption techniques, and RFID, among many other innovations (see, for instance, 563 F.3d 1378 (Fed. Cir. 2009)); representation as amicus curiae in the landmark State Street Bank business methods patent case (47USPQ2d 1596)
  • For an international consumer and imaging products company - representation as lead trial counsel in numerous patent lawsuits over an extended period of time, involving patents variously directed to autofocus, autoflash, semiconductors, camcorders, flash memory and digital cameras
  • For a worldwide conglomerate delivering varied products and services ranging from healthcare to power systems to technology and energy solutions - representation in patent procurement, maintaining a large patent portfolio, and as lead trial counsel involving patents and products across industries
  • For a start-up - lead trial counsel resulting in a successful appeal published at 582 F.3d 1341 (2009), culminating in a multi-million dollar settlement stemming from patent infringement and misappropriation related to systems and methods for verifying authenticity using unique encryption techniques
  • For a data analytics company - development and management of a worldwide patent portfolio directed to computer systems, software and methodologies related to life sciences information services
  • Intellectual property protection, enforcement, or procurement for an eclectic group of clients leading to other published opinions including 32 USPQ2d 1479 (Fed. Cir. 1994), 31 USPQ2d 1062 (Fed. Cir. 1994), 18 USPQ2d 1807 (E.D.Pa. 1991), 15 USPQ2d 1076 (Fed. Cir. 1990)