Michael V. Battaglia
Michael V. Battaglia’s practice focuses on post-grant patent proceedings, patent litigation, preparation and prosecution of U.S. patent applications, and overseeing the prosecution of foreign counterpart applications. Mr. Battaglia’s post grant proceedings experience includes inter partes reviews, inter partes reexaminations, and ex parte reexaminations. Mr. Battaglia works primarily in the electrical, computer hardware, computer software, and biotechnology fields but has experience working in the business method, telecommunications, and mechanical fields. Mr. Battaglia also has broad experience handling design patent, trademark, and copyright matters including opinion work and preparation and prosecution of design patent applications and trademark applications.
Additionally, Mr. Battaglia has six years of experience as a patent examiner at the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO), where he examined applications in the field of dynamic information storage and retrieval, worked as a training assistant in the USPTO’s Patent Academy, and became a primary examiner with full signatory authority. While working at the USPTO, Mr. Battaglia attended the George Washington University Law School and received his J.D. degree in 2009.
Representative Patent Litigation
Cypress Semiconductor Corp. v. LG Electronics, Inc.
LG Electronics, Inc. et al. v. Toshiba Samsung Storage Technology Corp. et al.
Toshiba Samsung Storage Technology Korea Corporation v. LG Electronics, Inc. et al.
MyPort IP, Inc. v. HTC Corp. et al.
Parallel Networks, LLC v. Abercrombie Fitch et al.
TV Interactive Data Corp. v. Sony Corp. et al.
Representative Inter Partes Review (IPR) Proceedings
Reexamination No. 90/012,379
Reexamination No. 90/012,876
Reexamination No. 90/012,878
Reexamination No. 95/001,051
Reexamination No. 95/001,912
Reexamination No. 95/001,914
Areas of Concentration
Publications & Presentations
Speaker at the AIA Post-Grant Patent Practice Conference hosted by Bloomberg BNA and the International Intellectual Property Institute on February 19-20, 2014 (gave presentation regarding Supplemental Examination and Ex Parte Reexamination).