Jon David is hands on, detail oriented, organized, and thinks strategically. He has handled all aspects of IP litigation since 1992, and has been involved in numerous patent reexaminations and inter partes review proceedings. He excels in formulating and implementing targeted strategies from the onset of a case to ensure that client goals are being advanced.
Jon’s cases have been predominantly in high technology areas that match his electrical engineering and computer background. He has litigated cases involving microprocessors, hard drives and data storage, data synchronization, mobile phones, DVD and Blu-ray players, digital cameras, LCD displays, encryption methods, data security, telecommunication systems, cable and satellite TV equipment, and three-dimensional (3D) printing technologies. He has also litigated cases involving trademark infringement, copyright infringement of source code, and federal and state unfair competition.
Breaking Down The Complex
Jon's ability to break down complex technology, jargon, and techno-speak into understandable and familiar examples is one of his strongest skills. This ability translates into highly effective presentation and persuasion skills that he has used successfully before judges and juries, as well as key decision makers of both clients and adversaries, who desire concise and understandable information to quickly drill down to the bottom line.
Strong IP Roots
Jon began his career in the fundamentals of IP work, performing patentability searches and opinions, right-to-use and clearance searches and opinions, U.S. and foreign patent prosecution, trademark clearance and prosecution, IP licensing, and client counseling on all aspects of IP law. Jon is still active in all of these areas, and his extensive prosecution and litigation experience proves most valuable when providing real world advice to clients as to what may happen down the road in litigation or adversarial situations.
Practical Business Advice
Jon's practical and instinctive legal advice has helped big and small companies achieve fast and cost-effective resolution of commercial IP disputes. Jon focuses on business-driven solutions so clients can get back to their core businesses rather than being involved in drawn out IP disputes.