Rory J. Radding: Lawyer with Edwards Wildman Palmer LLP

Rory J. Radding

Partner
New York,  NY  U.S.A.
Phone212.912.2858

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Practice Areas

  • Intellectual Property
  • Complex Litigation
  • IP Litigation
  • Cross Border
  • Technology
  • Media & Telecommunications
  • Life Sciences
  • Energy & Cleantech
  • Manufacturing
  • Consumer Products & Retail
  • Technology
  • Cloud Computing & Managed IT Services
 
University Hamilton College, B.A., Chemistry, 1971
 
Law SchoolAlbany Law School of Union University, J.D., 1975
 
AdmittedNew York; U.S. Court of Federal Claims; U.S. Supreme Court; U.S. Court of Appeals; U.S. Court of Appeals; U.S. Court of Appeals; U.S. Court of Appeals; U.S. Court of Appeals; U.S. District Court; U.S. District Court; U.S. District Court; U.S. District Court; U.S. District Court; U.S. District Court; U.S. Patent & Trademark Office
 
Memberships 

Memberships

New York State Bar Association (Task Force on Global Warming, 2010-present; Chair, Greentech and IP Committee of IP Law Section, 2009-present; Task Force on Electronic Communications, 2006-present; Chair, Internet Committee of IP Law Section, 1998-2009; House of Delegates, 1992-96; Founding Chair, IP Law Section, 1992-94; Chair, IP Law Committee of International Law & Practice Section, 1991-98)
Inter-Pacific Bar Association (Chair, IP Committee, 1993-95 and Program Coordinator, 2000-03)
Licensing Executives Society (Chair, Japan Committee, 1991-95)
Association of the Bar of the City of New York (International Trade Committee, 1991-94)
American Bar Association (Professional Responsibility Committee of Litigation Section)
International Trade Commission Trial Lawyers Association
International Trademark Association
New York Intellectual Property Law Association (Board Member, 2000-03)
International Technology Law Association (Board Member, 2010-present; Co-Chair, IP Committee, 2008-11)
The Association of Media & Entertainment Counsel (Board Member, 2012-)
Federal Circuit Bar Association
Master of the Hon. William C. Connor Inn of Court <

 
BornDetroit, Michigan, 1949
 
Biography

Rory Radding is a member of the Edwards Wildman's Intellectual Property group. He has litigated diverse patent, trademark, copyright, and trade secret cases, acting for both plaintiffs and defendants, involving LED lighting and lighting systems, plastic manufacture, electrochemical devices, ring laser gyroscopes, avionics, communications, pharmaceuticals, computer controllers, data compression, impact sensors, bicycles, candy, wine, personal consumer products, and television commercials, to name a few. Mr. Radding is recognized inThe International Who's Who of Business Lawyers, The International Who's Who of Information Technology Lawyers, New York Super Lawyers andBest Lawyers in America.
•Lead trial counsel before several federal trial and appellate courts including the district courts for New York, California, Connecticut, Colorado, Delaware, Illinois, Massachusetts, Ohio, Pennsylvania, the U.S. Court of Appeals (for the Second, Eighth, Ninth, Tenth, and Federal Circuits), and the United States Supreme Court

•Litigated before the United States International Trade Commission (ITC) in the fields of chemical catalysis, video games, electric switches, chemiluminescence, tractors, bar code readers and blu-ray players

•Negotiated cross-border transactional matters, including mergers and acquisitions, the establishment of joint ventures, international and domestic technology transfer, including licensing, as well as collaborative research agreements and equity financing

•Developed global intellectual property strategies, including prosecution, licensing, and enforcement strategies involving patents, trademarks, copyrights, and trade secrets including a complete global strategy for several telecommunications and Internet-related companies, and a consortium of worldwide banks concerning security for e-commerce

•Tried and obtained a general exclusion order on behalf of Kubota Corporation and a $2.3 million fine in a case of first impression before the ITC involving parallel imports of used Japanese tractors

•Negotiated a multimillion dollar alliance between a large pharmaceutical company and a small start-up biotechnology discovery company

•Lead trial counsel for defendant inMarchese d/b/a JDS Digital Security Systems, LLC v. Milestone Systems Inc. concerning patents related to video surveillance systems

•Lead trial counsel in for defendant inTQP Development, LLC v. Onkyo U.S.A. Corporation involving patents related to encryption technology

•Lead counsel for plaintiff in Ritani, LLC v. Harout Aghjayan, et al. involving trademark, copyright infringement, unfair competition, misappropriation of trade secrets and breach of fiduciary duty and covenants not to compete in the engagement ring jewelry industry

•Lead counsel for plaintiff inVictorinox Swiss Army, Inc., et al. v. First SBF Holding, Inc., et al. concerning infringement of the Swiss Army trademarks and designs for watches

•Lead trial counsel inPhilips Solid-State Lighting Solutions, Inc. v. Lighting Science Group Corp., LED Holdings, LLC, and LED Effects, Inc. involving LED lighting patents and technology

•Lead trial counsel for Intermec Technologies Corporation against Symbol Technologies in the ITC involving hand-held bar code scanners

•Lead trial counsel inLighting Science Group Corporation, LED Holdings, LLC and LED Effects, Inc. v. Koninklijke Philips Electronics N.V., Philips Electronics North America Corporation and Philips Solid-State Lighting Solutions, Inc. as successor to Color Kinetics for unfair competition involving LED lighting systems

•Lead trial counsel for defendant On-Net Surveillance Systems, Inc. inJoao Control & Monitoring Systems, LLC v. ACTI Corporation Inc , et al. involving remote monitoring and control of vehicles and security systems

•Lead trial counsel for respondents Orion America, Inc. and Orion Electric Co., Ltd.In the Matter of Certain Blu-Ray Disc Players, Components Thereof and Products Containing Same before the United States International Trade Commission

•Lead trial counsel for Onkyo USA Corporation inIn the Matter of Certain Handheld Electronic Computing Devices, Related Software and Components Thereof before the United States International Trade Commission

•Lead trial counsel inKirin Brewery Limited, Inc. v. Merix Bioscience, Inc. involving cell therapy technology
•Counsel for Nycomed involving respiratory disease technology

•Appellate counsel before the Federal Circuit in the $1.2 billion jury case,Litton Systems, Inc. v. Honeywell, Inc.

•Appellate counsel before the Federal Circuit for the $70 million jury patent case inCeleritas Technologies Inc. v. Rockwell International Corporation



•Lead trial counsel inCarol's Daughter Holdings, LLC v. Carol's Express LLC, CVS Pharmacy, Inc., Turns and Trends, Inc., and Donyale Jermaine Bush involving infringement of trademarks and trade dress

•Lead trial counsel inKirin Brewery Limited, Inc. v. Geron Corporation involving cell therapy technology

•Represented Kirin Brewery in negotiating a global collaboration with Merix Bioscience on the research, development and commercialization of cell therapy technology

•Represented Kirin Brewery in its multi-million dollar acquisition of Hematech which researches, develops and produces human polyclonal antibodies in cloned cows

Regions

Africa

Latin America

Before Edwards Wildman

Prior to joining the firm, Mr. Radding was head of the Intellectual Property practice in New York for Morrison & Foerster. Prior to that he was a senior partner at Pennie & Edmonds, where he practiced for 30 years. Prior to his legal career, Mr. Radding was a pharmaceutical chemist at Wellcome Research Laboratory, and an environmental chemist at Union Carbide Corporation.

Besides Edwards Wildman

Rory enjoys running, sailing, tennis, drawing, singing and traveling.

 
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Supreme Court Reconciles Federal Circuit Diverse Views on Patent Eligibility of Computer Implemented Inventions
Dev Batta,Rory J. Radding, June 24, 2014
The Supreme Court has tried to quiet the debate on what is patent eligible. They have now recognized that fundamental economic practices are not patent eligible if they are merely implemented on a computer without additional features as well as that computers are ubiquitous now so wholly generic...


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Rory J. Radding

750 Lexington Avenue
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