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Tedd W. Van Buskirk

Tedd W. Van Buskirk

Practice areas:

Patent Infringement, Patent Application, Intellectual Property, Life Sciences & Biotechnology, Trademark Infringement, Trademark Application

About Me

For the past 20 years, I have dedicated my practice to intellectual property law.  I litigate and prosecute patents and trademarks and counsel clients on a variety of intellectual property issues, both domestic and international.  As a trial attorney, my emphasis is on Hatch-Waxman cases arising between brand and generic drug manufacturers.  My peers have awarded me an AV Preeminent rating through Martindale Hubbell.


Specialties:


Registered Patent Attorney specializing in pharmaceuticals and biotechnology, medical devices, Hatch-Waxman litigation, counseling and strategy, biosimilars and related FDA issues.

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Languages Spoken: French

Practice Areas

Licensed since 1995

  1. Life Sciences & Biotechnology: 20%
    20 years
  2. Intellectual Property: 20%
    20 years
  3. Patent Application: 20%
    20 years
  4. Patent Infringement: 20%
    20 years
  5. Other: 20%
  6. More 

Payment

Fees:

Fixed (Sometimes), Free Consultation (30 minutes)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check

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Contact Info

Polsinelli PC

900 Third Avenue
Suite 2100
New York, NY, 10022

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License

StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
NYCurrently registered 199603/13/2015
NJActive199505/29/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Avvo Contributions

Legal Answers

Awards

Award NameGrantorDate Granted
AV Preeminent Peer Review RatedMartindale-Hubbell2010

Work Experience

TitleCompany NameDuration
ShareholderPolsinelli PC2012 - Present
PartnerK&L Gates2009 - 2012
PartnerHogan & Hartson LLP2004 - 2009
AssociateFrommer, Lawrence & Haug2001 - 2004
AssociateMilbank, Tweed, Hadley & McCloy LLP1998 - 2001
AssociateHopgood, Calimafde, Kalil & Judlowe1994 - 1998

Associations

Association NamePosition NameDuration
American Intellectual Property Law AssociationMemberN/A
International Trademark AssociationMemberN/A
New York Intellectual Property Law AssociationMemberN/A
Intellectual Property Owners AssociationMemberN/A
American Chemical SocietyMemberN/A

Legal Cases

Case NameOutcome
Takeda v. TevaTrial verdict, affirmed on appeal
Medichem v. Rolabo and Stampa v. JacksonFavorable
Glaxo v. Novopharm et al.N/A

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Publications

Publication NameTitleDate
Law360, Portfolio Media, Inc.An Update On Hatch-Waxman Personal Jurisdiction Cases2015
Food and Drug Law Institute (FDLI)Top 20 Food and Drug Cases, 2010, & Cases to Watch, 2011; Chapter 16 AstraZeneca v. Apotex2011
K&L Gates InsightsSkinny Labeling in Question — Federal Circuit Affirms Preliminary Injunction for Inducing Infringement of Orange Book Method of Use Patent Despite Section viii Labeling Carve-Out2010

Education

School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
New York Law SchoolLawJD - Juris Doctor1995
The State University of New Jersey, Rutgers CollegeEngineering, Political ScienceBA - Bachelor of Arts1992

Speaking Engagements

Conference NameTitleDate
Paragraph IV DisputesQuestions of Specific and General Jurisdiction in a Paragraph IV Case: Exploring Daimler's Applicability to Hatch-Waxman2015
Paragraph IV Disputes Master SymposiumThe Start of the Paragraph IV Litigation Countdown; The Paragraph IV Certication and Notice Letter2013
Paragraph IV DisputesAsserting Invalidity or Non-Infringement Under Paragraph IV: Exploring the ANDA Applicant's Pre-Litigation Obligations and Options2013
Paragraph IV DisputesThe Throwing of the Gauntlet: the Paragraph IV Notice Letter2012
Paragraph IV DisputesLitigating with Multiple ANDA Filers: Brand Name and Generic Perspectives2010
FDA Boot CampPatent and IP Overview for Drugs and Biologics: Hatch-Waxman, Trade Dress, and More2010
10th Anniversary Maximizing Pharmaceutical Patent Life CyclesPatent and IP Overview for Drugs and Biologics: Hatch-Waxman, Trade Dress, and More2009
Pharma/Biotech Industry Forum on Patent Portfolio ManagmentControlling Spiraling Costs as Pipelines Get Filled and Portfolios Go Global2007
Paragraph IV DisputesLet the Games Begin: The Start of the Paragraph IV Lawsuit - New Considerations, Challenges and Allegations2007
Maximizing Pharmaceutical Patent Life CyclesUpdated Guidelines for Paragraph IV Certifications and Notice Letters2006
Maximizing Pharmaceutical Patent Life CyclesPreparation and Submission of Paragraph IV Certifications and Notice Letters2005