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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

Eric J. Fues

Tel:
Work +1 202 408 4245
Email:
Finnegan, Henderson, Farabow, Garrett & Dunner LLP

Work Department

Intellectual Property

Position

Chemical and Metallurgical Practice Group Leader

Career

Eric Fues represents clients in domestic and international technology disputes. He also leads the firm’s chemical and metallurgical practice group. His practice focuses on patent and trade secret litigation in federal and state courts and at the U.S. International Trade Commission (ITC). He has been involved in more than 50 ITC investigations and district court matters, and he also represents clients before the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit and provides client counseling services.

Member

  • Federal Circuit Bar Association
  • International Trade Commission Trial Lawyers Association; Executive Committee, president 2012-2013; various officer positions, 2002-2012 
  • American Intellectual Property Law Association
  • District of Columbia Bar Association

Education

Loyola University of Chicago School of Law
J.D., 1994
Northwestern University
M.B.A., Finance, Marketing, 1989
Northwestern University
B.S., Chemical Engineering, 1984


United States: Intellectual property

Trade secrets (litigation and non-contentious matters)

Within: Trade secrets (litigation and non-contentious matters)

Finnegan, Henderson, Farabow, Garrett & Dunner LLP’s attorneys handle matters ranging from state and federal court litigation and investigations to strategic reviews of data protection and non-disclosure agreements. Eric Fues led a team representing Flexsys America and Solutia in a trade secrets misappropriation claim against Process Engineering Associates; the case settled. Other highlights included defending Hytera against trade secret misappropriation claims filed by Motorola. John Williamson is another name to note. All attorneys mentioned are based in Washington DC, although the group also includes Erik Puknys, who is based in Palo Alto.

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