Yar Chaikovsky Named Law360 Technology MVP
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Paul Hastings Intellectual Property litigators have now been recognized as Law360 MVPs in four consecutive years:
2017: Yar Chaikovsky (Technology)
2014: Joseph O’Malley (Life Sciences)
Yar Chaikovsky was recognized as a Technology MVP for successfully concluding six years of litigation for Trend Micro against Intellectual Ventures, with the Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit affirming a 2015 win. In 2017, Chaikovsky concluded the chapter by successfully urging the court to order Intellectual Ventures to pay Trend Micro’s attorney fees. Law360 also recognized Chaikovsky for his successful defense of HTC in a patent infringement suit, successfully invalidating eight patents and more than 200 claims, the most claims to be invalidated at once under the Supreme Court’s 2014 Alice decision.
In 2017, the Daily Journal named Chaikovsky one of the Top Intellectual Property lawyers in California. Last year, he was recognized by The National Law Journal as a
The Intellectual Property practice at Paul Hastings has had a steady stream of recognitions in 2017, including Joseph O’Malley, who was named an IP Trailblazer by The National Law Journal, and Naveen Modi, who was noted by Patexia as the most active attorney in inter partes review proceedings at the Patent Trial and Appeal Board. IAM Patent 1000 recently
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