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Finnegan, Henderson, Farabow, Garrett & Dunner LLP

901 NEW YORK AVENUE, NW, WASHINGTON, DC 20001-4413, USA
Tel:
Work +1 202 408 4000
Web:
www.finnegan.com

Laura P. Masurovsky

Tel:
Work +1 202 408 4043
Email:
Finnegan, Henderson, Farabow, Garrett & Dunner LLP

Work Department

Intellectual Property

Career

Laura Masurovsky is an experienced litigator with more than 25 years of practice in federal and state courts. She concentrates on complex patent and trade secret cases involving a wide range of technologies, including pharmaceutical, medical device, wireless communication, computer hardware and software, e-commerce, and consumer electronics.

Languages

French, Russian

Member

• American Intellectual Property Law Association • Federal Circuit Bar Association (Board member; delegate, ABA House of Delegates, fall 2013-2015; co-chair Amicus Committee, 2011-2013; co-chair, Litigation Committee, 2008-2011) • Women's Bar Association

Education

Harvard Law School, J.D., cum laude, 1983; Tufts University, B.A., French/Russian, summa cum laude, 1977


United States: Intellectual property

Patents: licensing

Within: Patents: licensing

IP powerhouse Finnegan, Henderson, Farabow, Garrett & Dunner LLP is routinely engaged in top-level transactional and contentious work for a large number of industry giants in the consumer products and pharmaceuticals space. Patent litigator Doris Johnson Hines is representing Toshiba Corporation and Toshiba America Information Systems in litigation initiated by MPEG LA alleging breach of contract with respect to two license agreements for two patent pools administered by MPEG LA. Among other highlights, seasoned litigators Laura Masurovsky and Houtan Khalili Esfahani in Washington DC successfully represented S3 Graphics, a subsidiary of HTC Corporation, in a patent license ownership dispute with Advanced Micro Devices, ATI Technologies and ATI International relating to high-performance graphics chips used in software and video game components, and Washington DC-based Michele Bosch advised Axon Neuroscience on IP issues related to licensing and cooperative research and development agreements. Atlanta-based Roger Taylor, who also operates from the firm’s Tokyo office, is also a key name to note, as is Washington DC-based Brian Kacedon, who focuses on patent and technology licensing and litigation. In addition to the locations mentioned already, the group has a presence in Boston, Palo Alto and Reston. It also regularly works with individuals from the firm’s Tokyo and Taipei offices.

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