Overview

Michael Eisenberg is a partner in Holland & Knight's New York office. His practice focuses on all stages of patent litigation – from discovery to Markman, summary judgment, trial and appeal – with a specific emphasis on major patent negotiations and transactions.

Mr. Eisenberg has handled a range of patent-related matters, including those involving intellectual property (IP) rights, due diligence, IP strategy and counseling, and post-grant Patent Office proceedings. In addition, he has managed worldwide patent portfolios and appeared before courts across the nation as well as the United States Patent and Trademark Office.

In addition to his legal practice, Mr. Eisenberg served as a clerk to the Honorable Timothy Dyk of the United States Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit.

Representative Matters

  • Enplas Corp. v. Seoul Semiconductor Co., Ltd., No. 2016-1282 (Fed. Cir. Aug. 9, 2016): Successfully obtained appellate decision in favor of Seoul Semiconductor Co. affirming final judgment of invalidity in patent claim case
  • Seoul Semiconductor v. Enplas Corp. IPR2014-00605 (P.T.A.B. Sept. 11, 2015): Successfully obtained finding in favor of Seoul Semiconductor Co. that instituted patent claims were invalid
  • Seoul Semiconductor v. Enplas Corp. IPR2014-00878 (P.T.A.B. Oct. 15, 2015): Successfully obtained finding in favor of Seoul Semiconductor Co. that instituted patent claims were invalid
  • Seoul Semiconductor v. Enplas Corp. IPR2014-00879 (P.T.A.B. Oct. 15, 2015): Successfully obtained finding in favor of Seoul Semiconductor Co. that instituted patent claims were invalid
  • Seoul Viosys Co. Ltd. v. Salon Supply Store LLC, No. 16-80431 (S.D. Fla. June 17, 2016): Successfully obtained consent judgment in favor of Seoul Viosys Co. for validity and patent infringement

Credentials

Education
  • The George Washington University Law School, J.D., with highest honors
  • Florida State University, M.S., Physics
  • Washington University in St. Louis, B.A., Physics
Bar Admissions/Licenses
  • District of Columbia
  • New York
Court Admissions
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit
  • U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York
  • U.S. District Court for the Western District of New York
  • U.S. District Court for the Western District of Wisconsin
  • U.S. Patent and Trademark Office
Honors & Awards
  • Order of the Coif, 2001

Speaking Engagements

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