For over 25 years, Joe V. Colaianni has litigated high-stakes intellectual property cases across the country. Joe’s practice has a particular focus on litigating Section 337 investigations before the U.S. International Trade Commission (ITC). Joe is experienced in virtually all aspects of Section 337 investigations, including due diligence and filing, discovery and hearings, and enforcement proceedings, and he has served as lead counsel and handled the day-to-day oversight of numerous Section 337 investigations. Joe has conducted over fifteen evidentiary hearings (trials) at the ITC since 1996. Joe has also handled post-ITC proceedings before U.S. Customs & Border Protection and the U.S. Court of International Trade. In addition to his extensive ITC practice, Joe has litigated patent infringement cases in U.S. district courts throughout the country, including jury and bench trials.
Prior to joining Fish & Richardson, Joe served as a patent examiner at the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office, examining patent applications relating to electronic imaging devices, including charge coupled devices and digital camera technology.
Joe was selected for inclusion as a “leading patent practitioner” in the 2013-2014 and 2016-2021 editions of IAM Patent 1000 for national patent prosecution and litigation practices. In the 2020 edition of IAM Patent 1000, Joe was recognized as a leading attorney at the ITC. He was also selected for inclusion in the 2021 “Best Lawyers in America” list by The Best Lawyers in America. In addition, in 2022 Chambers USA recognized Joe as a notable practitioner in the nationwide International Trade: Intellectual Property (Section 337) category.
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