Overview

Austin Teng focuses his practice on intellectual property, data privacy and other technology matters, with extensive experience in software engineering and computers. Mr. Teng's litigation experience includes patent, misappropriation of trade secrets, trademark cybersquatting, breach of contract and fraud matters. Mr. Teng also advises clients on cybersecurity matters, including data breach response. Previously, Mr. Teng prosecuted trademarks and semiconductor, telecommunications and medical device patents and has substantial experience preparing license agreements and non-infringement opinions.

Representative Experience

  • SEVEN Networks, LLC v. Google LLC, No. 2:17-cv-442 (E.D. Tex.)
  • SEVEN Networks, LLC v. Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd., No. 2:17-cv-441 (E.D. Tex.)
  • M&G Jewelers, Inc. v. Zale Delaware, Inc., No. DC-14-12666 (116th Dist. Ct., Dallas County, Tex.)
  • Securus Technologies, Inc., v. Global Tel*Link Corporation, No. 16-cv-1338-K (N.D. Tex.)
  • Broadcom Corporation v. Sony Corporation, No. 8:16-cv-1052 (C.D. Cal.)
  • Tropic Ocean Airways, Inc. v. Floyd, No. 14-12424-A (11th Cir. 2014); defended against appeal of dismissal of trademark cybersquatting claim

Credentials

Education
  • Southern Methodist University Dedman School of Law, J.D., cum laude
  • The University of Texas at Arlington, B.S., cum laude
Bar Admissions/Licenses
  • Texas
Court Admissions
  • U.S. Patent and Trademark Office
  • U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Texas
  • U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Texas
  • U.S. District Court for the Western District of Texas
Memberships
  • State Bar of Texas
  • Dallas Bar Association
  • The Honorable Barbara M.G. Lynn American Inn of Court, Chair
Honors & Awards
  • The Best Lawyers in America guide, Dallas Intellectual Property Law Ones to Watch, 2021, 2022
  • Texas Rising Stars, Intellectual Property Litigation, 2020, 2021

Publications

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