May 1, 2016
International Trade: Intellectual Property (Section 337) – Nationwide
Band 1: Adduci, Mastriani & Schaumberg LLP
Boutique devoted to ITC matters and a go-to as counsel for Section 337 investigations. Staffed by attorneys with wide-ranging experience of the Commission. Expert in questions of domestic industry, remedy, and unfair acts.
Patent Litigation: International Trade Commission
Tier 1: Adduci, Mastriani & Schaumberg, LLP
Renowned for its deep expertise in Section 337, Adduci, Mastriani & Schaumberg has ‘one of the most robust U.S. International Trade Commission practices in the nation.’
Tier 1: Adduci Mastriani & Schaumberg
Name partners Jim Adduci II, Lou Mastriani, and Tom Schaumberg are specialists in proceedings before the ITC. Deanna Tanner Okun served for 12 years as an ITC commissioner, including two nonconsecutive terms as chairman and two terms as vice chairman.
AMS Ranked Attorneys:
James Adduci is one of the most sought-after specialists in Section 337 investigations. One source said he is "at the top of the field and knows the jurisdiction as well as anyone."
Louis Mastriani comes recommended for his defense of patent portfolios for electrical engineering and hi-tech products. Sources say he is "very talented and knowledgeable."
Tom Schaumberg has more than three decades of experience litigating Section 337 cases and Federal Circuit appeals. He has also played a prominent role in shaping ITC policy concerning IP-related investigations.