Biography

Peter Lambrianakos' practice focuses on patent, trademark, copyright and commercial litigation.

Peter’s patent infringement experience includes litigating cases involving a wide range of technologies and products, such as semiconductors, wireless communications, Internet telephony, location tracking, thermal and power management, portable audience meters, bulk conveyors, steel sheet pilings, automated storage and retrieval systems, digital recorders, Web-based software, video surveillance systems, dental implants, laminated flooring, and medical devices. In addition, he has litigated disputes over inventorship and ownership of patents. Peter has participated in all aspects of litigation from pre-filing diligence through appeal, including conducting Markman hearings.

In addition, Peter has successfully litigated trademark infringement and counterfeiting matters in federal courts. In several cases, he obtained ex parte temporary restraining orders against suspected counterfeiters and negotiated favorable settlements that included stipulated permanent injunctions and damages.

Peter has also successfully litigated several copyright infringement disputes involving the theft of radio audience ratings reports. As a commercial litigator, Peter has experience in matters relating to diverse areas of law, including trade secrets, securities, employment, contracts, environmental, banking, municipal, and real estate.

Peter also advises his clients on a wide range of intellectual property issues, providing freedom-to-operate opinions, trademark clearances, and due diligence in connection with corporate transactions and potential litigation.

Representation

Represented a semiconductor company in its claims of infringement of near field communications patents.

Represented an online software company in four related litigations in which multiple products were accused of infringing eight patents concerning location tracking systems, carrier billing and Internet telephony.

Defended an online software company against patent infringement claims concerning its Internet telephony product. Obtained a favorable settlement after claim construction.

Represented a semiconductor manufacturer in its claims of infringement of flash memory patents.

Represented a plaintiff in its claims for declaratory judgments of non-infringement and invalidity of a patent on a process for manufacturing steel sheet piles.

Represented a plaintiff in its claims for declaratory judgments of non-infringement and invalidity of two utility patents and three design patents covering steel sheet pile connectors.

Represented multiple defendants in connection with claims that a user-feedback web site infringed six patents. Obtained a favorable settlement during discovery.

Defended against claims that notebook computers infringed four patents covering thermal and power management of computers.

Represented a defendant in connection with claims that its notebook computers infringed two patents concerning wireless communications. Obtained a favorable settlement after claim construction.

Defended against claims that mobile devices infringed patents covering navigation systems. Obtained a favorable settlement before claim construction.

Defended against claims that an enclosed belt conveyor infringed a patent. Successfully put the asserted patent into ex parte reexamination and obtained a stay of the litigation and a final rejection of all asserted claims.

Represented a plaintiff in its claims for declaratory judgments of non-infringement and invalidity of numerous patents covering digital watermarking. Obtained a favorable settlement.

Defended against claims that an automated pharmacy infringed two patents. Obtained a judgment of non-infringement after a jury trial that was affirmed on appeal.

Represented a defendant in connection with infringement claims against its e-commerce web site. Obtained a transfer of the claims against the defendant from the Eastern District of Texas to the Northern District of California.

Education

Fordham University – J.D., 1996
University of Pennsylvania – B.S.E., Computer Science and Engineering, 1993

Bar Admissions

New York
New Jersey
US Patent & Trademark Office
US Court of Appeals, Federal, Second and Third Circuits
Publications
Speaking Engagements
Professional Memberships