SERVICES

ADMISSIONS

  • New York

MEMBERSHIPS

  • American Bar Association
  • American Intellectual Property Law Association

EDUCATION

  • Columbia Law School, JD
  • Dartmouth College, BE
  • Dartmouth College, AB
CHu@BlankRome.com
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Christopher K. Hu

Of Counsel

New York, NY v. +1.212.885.5180 f. +1.917.332.3019

Christopher Hu concentrates his practice in intellectual property litigation. He has over thirty-five years of experience representing a broad spectrum of clients in patent and trade secret cases and disputes involving a wide range of technologies, including e-commerce, computers, telecommunications devices, medical products, chemicals, pharmaceuticals, consumer products, and mechanical devices.

Mr. Hu speaks frequently at industry events on topics such as the interaction between the Leahy-Smith America Invents Act (“AIA”) and litigation, including patent litigation.


REPRESENTATIVE MATTERS

  • Defended Barnes & Noble against Alcatel-Lucent in litigation over patents asserted against website features and e-reader
  • Defended Barnes & Noble against Xerox in litigation over patents asserted against website features
  • Defended W.L. Gore & Associates, Inc. against Edwards Life Sciences over patents relating to modular stent-grafts
  • Defended W.L. Gore & Associates, Inc. against Medtronic over patents relating to stent-grafts
  • Defended W.L. Gore & Associates, Inc. against Andersen Windows over a patent relating to low visibility insect screens
  • Defended Sensormatic against Checkpoint over a patent relating to RF anti-theft labels
  • Defended Rheem Manufacturing Co. against Freedom Flow over a patent relating to water heater drain valves
  • Represented W.L. Gore & Associates, Inc. in a trade secret litigation in Arizona state court against a departing employee
  • Defended IBM in litigation against TM Patents over patents relating to RAID data storage devices, message routing in parallel processors and DRAM memory controllers
  • Represented Glaxo against SKB in a litigation and related interference over patents relating to anti-nausea drugs
  • Represented DuPont in litigation against BASF and Monsanto over sulfonated nylon co-polymers used in stain-resistant carpets

 


COMMUNITY SERVICE & AFFILIATIONS

Mr. Hu is a member of the Board of Overseers for the Thayer School of Engineering at Dartmouth College.