The International Trade Commission (ITC) addresses high-stakes intellectual property disputes involving imported goods. With its expedited schedule, it can resolve issues quickly and forcefully. Whether it is a US or foreign company seeking to block imported products perceived as infringing its patents or a company defending the viability of its imported products, either can obtain speedy and substantive resolution before the ITC.
Fish is one of the most active firms for ITC litigation. Law360 recently named Fish “International Trade Group of the Year” (2011). We were also named a Tier 1 IP firm by Managing Intellectual Property magazine (2012). Chambers USA gave Fish a Band 1 ranking for ITC work in 2012.
Our lawyers are both skilled in patent law and knowledgeable about the ITC’s unique rules and procedures. Our team includes a former supervisory attorney from the ITC. We bring a multidisciplinary approach to ITC proceedings, drawing on our expertise in patent law, litigation, and licensing of intellectual property rights, and give our clients a competitive edge in ITC disputes.