Brad G. Lane

Top rated intellectual property litigation attorney in Chicago, Illinois

Crowell & Moring LLP
Brad G. Lane
Crowell & Moring LLP

Practice Areas: Intellectual property litigation, Intellectual property, International

Licensed in Illinois since: 1988

Education: The University of Michigan Law School

Selected to Super Lawyers: 2006 - 2023

Crowell & Moring LLP

NBC Tower, Suite 3600
455 North Cityfront Plaza Drive
Chicago, IL 60611 Phone: 312-321-4252 Email: Brad G. Lane Visit website

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Mr. Lane is a trial lawyer, with an emphasis on patent and trade secret matters, and related antitrust and licensing matters.  He also counsels clients in domestic and international patent prosecution, and domestic and international patent clearance studies.

First Admitted: 1988, Illinois

Professional Webpage: http://www.crowell.com/Professionals/Brad-Lane

Pro bono/Community Service:
  • Board of Directors - Public Interest Law Initiative; Chicago, Illinois
Bar/Professional Activity:
  • American Intellectual Property Law Association; Chicago Bar Association; Federal Circuit Bar Association; Intellectual Property Law Association of Chicago
Special Licenses/Certifications:
  • Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit; Trial Bar, U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Illinois; U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Indiana; U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Michigan; Registered Patent Attorney, U.S. Patent and Trademark Office
Scholarly Lectures/Writings:
  • "Remedies for Infringement of United States Utility Patents," International Intellectual Property Law Symposia, St. Peter's College, University of Oxford, June 2007; "New Patent Reform Legislation in the U.S.," International Intellectual Property Law Symposia, University of Victoria, July 2006; "Trade Dress and Other Design Protection in the United States," International Intellectual Property Law Symposia, St. Peter's College, University of Oxford, June 2005
  • "Joint Indirect Infringement Post-Akamai: Bracing for the Fallout on Prosecution and Litigation Strategies," American Conference Institute 4th Advanced Summit on Medical Device Patents, Chicago, March, 2014; "Preparing Your Device Portfolio for Litigation: Limiting Liability and Managing and Reducing Costs," American Conference Institute 3rd Advanced Summit on Medical Device Patents, Chicago, March, 2013
Educational Background:
  • University of Illinois, B.S. General Engineering, 1985
Honors/Awards:
  • Awarded in appreciation to the Association's Pro Bono Programs, Pro Bono Advocacy Award, Federal Circuit Bar Association, 2012
Verdicts/Settlements:
  • J.S.T. Corp. v. TE Connectivity Corp., et al., 965 F.3d 571 (7th Cir. 2020), affirming motion to dismiss for lack of personal jurisdiction over TE Connectivity Corporation and other defendants., 2020
  • Lifeport Sciences LLC v. Cook Incorporated, No. 13-cv-128 GMS (D. Del.), 2016
  • Cook Incorporated v. Endologix, Inc., No. 1:09-cv-1248-TWP-DKL (S.D. Ind.), 2012
  • Edwards Lifesciences LLC, and EndoGAD Research Pty Ltd. v. Cook Incorporated, and W.L. Gore & Associates, Inc., 582 F.3d 1322 (Fed. Cir. 2009).  Summary judgment of noninfringement issued by Northern District of California, affirmed in all respects., 2009
  • Tec Air, Inc. v. Denso Mfg. Michigan and Denso Corp., 1995 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 18891 (N.D. Ill. 1995); 1996 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 14292 (N.D. Ill. 1996); 1997 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 1081 (N.D. Ill. 1997); 49 U.S.P.Q.2d 1944 (N.D. Ill. 1998); and, 192 F.3d 1353 (Fed. Cir. 1999).  Jury verdict of infringement and patents not invalid, judgment affirmed., 1999
Industry Groups:
  • Aerospace
  • Automotive
  • Control Systems
  • Medical Device

Office location for Brad G. Lane

NBC Tower, Suite 3600
455 North Cityfront Plaza Drive
Chicago, IL 60611

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18 Years Super Lawyers
  • Super Lawyers: 2006 - 2023

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