Fulwider Patton LLP is pleased to congratulate Fulwider partner James Juo for being featured on the cover of the November 2009 issue of the Los Angeles Lawyer for his article "Eye of the Beholder" on design patent infringement.
Mr. Juo advises clients on the scope and validity of third party patent and trademark rights. He has successfully in obtained, licensed, and enforced patents and trademarks. He has also litigated cases at both the trial and appellate level, including summary judgment, Markman claim construction hearings, and jury trials. Mr. Juo also helped obtain a multi-million dollar award for one of his litigation clients. Mr. Juo earned his J.D. from George Washington University in 1993, and his Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering from Clarkson University in 1989. Mr. Juo is admitted to the bars of California and Virginia, and is registered to practice before the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office. He is also a member of the American Intellectual Property Law Association, and the Southern California Chinese Lawyers Association.
He was also recognized as a Southern California Super Lawyer in 2007, 2008 and 2009, and as a Southern California Super Lawyer Rising Star in 2005 and 2006, by the publishers of Los Angeles Magazine and The Journal for Law & Politics. Earlier in his career, Mr. Juo served as a patent examiner at the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office in the technology area of television and facsimile machines.
Mr. Juo's other published articles include "Egyptian Goddess: Rebooting Design Patents And Resurrecting Whitman Saddle" in the Federal Circuit Bar Journal; "A Quantum Of Originality In Copyright" (co-author) in the Chicago-Kent Journal of Intellectual Property; and "Advising Against Active Inducement of Infringement" in New Matter-the Journal of the Intellectual Property Section of the California Bar.