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Background

Kevin E. Kantharia is an Associate in the Southern California office of Fish & Richardson P.C. His practice emphasizes patent litigation in various federal district courts and in the U.S. International Trade Commission.

Mr. Kantharia has represented companies in cases involving wide range of products and technology, including wireless communications, microprocessors, semiconductor devices, and medical devices.

Prior to joining the firm, Mr. Kantharia was a Senior Electrical Engineer at Raytheon Space and Airborne Systems where he developed boundary-scan (JTAG) tests to test radar electronics on the F-15 and F/A-18 aircrafts. He also collaborated with engineers across multiple disciplines to design hardware and software to test electro-optical systems.​​

Education

J.D., University of San Diego School of Law 2013


B.S., California State Polytechnic University, Pomona 2005
Electrical Engineering
summa cum laude, Eta Kappa Nu

Admissions

  • U.S. Patent and Trademark Office 2013
  • California 2013

Languages

  • English
  • Hindi

Other Distinctions

Awards

Recipient of 2014 Wiley W. Manuel Certificate from the State Bar of California for donating over 50 hours of pro bono service to San Diego Volunteer Lawyer Program clients.

Recipient of 2013 American Intellectual Property Law Association (AIPLA) Robert C. Watson Award for his paper "The Shrinking and Unpredictable Law of Willful Patent Infringement: Why the Federal Circuit Should Revisit En Banc the Issues in Bard Peripheral Vascular."

Selected Publications

"Limelight v. Akamai: No Induced Infringement Without Direct Infringement," The Federal Bar Association, San Diego Chapter (September 2014).

"Properly pleading inventorship disputes in federal court," Daily Journal (April 9, 2014).

"In a contempt proceeding for violating a permanent injunction, a district court may be required to resolve new claim construction disputes that the enjoined party failed to raise in the underlying infringement action", Fish Litigation Blog (January 30, 2014)

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