Orrick Lawyers Author Article on ITC Disc Drive Ruling
Through his ITC litigations and former position on the Executive Committee of the ITC Trial Lawyers' Association, Sten has developed long-standing relationships with attorneys in the ITC’s Office of Unfair Import Investigations. Sten’s credibility with this group gives his clients a distinct advantage.
Sten has also represented clients in more than 50 federal patent cases, including cases in the top five venues for patent infringement filings. He has particular expertise in Delaware, where he served as a judicial clerk for former District Court Judge Roderick McKelvie. Sten has defended numerous corporations against claims filed by aggressive patent trolls, and his cases have protected a wide range of technologies, including integrated circuits, semiconductors, optical disk drives, digital cameras, printers, and other consumer electronics products.
Sten has frequently lectured on intellectual property issues facing companies in the United States, Japan, and Taiwan. He is widely praised by clients for his dedication, knowledge, and skill in guiding them through discovery, merits, and settlement issues.
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