David J. Gaskey

David J. Gaskey

E:  dgaskey@cgolaw.com
P:  248.988.8690


APPROACH

“I make a personal investment in learning my clients’ business so the service I provide fits into their big picture consistent with their goals and strategies.”

PRACTICE AREAS

  • Patents
  • Intellectual Property Litigation
  • Post Grant Proceedings
  • Competitor Patent Analysis

EDUCATION

  • J.D., University of Michigan Law School, 1992
  • BSEE, University of Michigan (Electrical Engineering), 1989

ADMISSIONS

  • U.S. Patent and Trademark Office
  • Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit
  • US District Court ED Michigan
  • State Bar of Michigan

REPRESENTATIVE MATTERS

  • Arthrex v. Smith & Nephew; US v. Arthrex – successful at the Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit and the US Supreme Court, finding the judges of the US Patent Trial and Appeal Board were not installed consistent with the requirements of the appointments clause of the US Constitution
  • Woodland Trust v. Flowertree Nursery – Co-First Chair in a patent infringement case obtaining bench trial judgment in favor of client
  • IMO v. Teleflex – Lead Attorney in a patent infringement case obtaining summary judgment in favor of client affirmed on appeal
  • Unibeam Photonics v. Dilas Diode Laser – Lead attorney in patent infringement case obtaining favorable settlement
  • Vasudeva Mahavisno v. Compendia Bioscience and Life Technologies – First Chair in a copyright infringement case obtaining favorable settlement
  • Reflections Inc. v. The Reflections – Lead Attorney in a trademark infringement matter obtaining favorable settlement

EXPERIENCE

  • Expert Advisor, US District Court, Detroit