Yar Chaikovsky Named Top Intellectual Property Lawyer by the Daily Journal
Palo Alto, CA –
The Daily Journal highlighted Chaikovsky’s track record of winning “when the odds are stacked against him,” and noted his representation of Snap, HTC, and Trend Micro, for whom Chaikovsky achieved a complete victory in an infringement lawsuit from Intellectual Ventures. The victory concluded when U.S. District Judge Leonard P. Stark ordered Intellectual Ventures to reimburse Trend Micro for its legal fees in the amount of $444,051, a rare instance when Judge Stark found a case “exceptional” under the standard set by the U.S. Supreme Court in Octane Fitness LLC v. Icon Health & Fitness Inc. for fee shifting in patent litigation.
Chaikovsky has been honored by Law360 as an
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