David Herrington

Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton (New York)

David H. Herrington’s practice and experience span a wide range of litigation, advisory and regulatory matters, with a focus on intellectual property disputes. He has handled multiple suits involving claims of patent infringement, trade secret misappropriation, trademark infringement and copyright infringement, as well as high stakes suits concerning IP licenses. He also counsels on IP issues in the transactional context, including licensing, M&A and capital markets transactions, the sale of patent portfolios and other matters. His experience in other areas includes regulatory enforcement actions, internal investigations and commercial litigation.


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Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton (London)
Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton (London)


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Maurits Dolmans, David R. Little, David Herrington The U.S. District Court sets out FRAND rates for licensing standard essential patents for 2G, 3G and 4G wireless communications (TCL / Ericsson)


On December 21, 2017, the District Court for the Central District of California issued TCL v. Ericsson, resolving a long-standing dispute between the parties concerning worldwide licenses to 2G, 3G, and 4G standard essential patents (SEPs) owned by Ericsson. The court determined that none of (...)

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