Rimon

John Handy

Rimon Global Alliance*

Intellectual Property, Intellectual Property Litigation, Intellectual Property Transactions and Due Diligence, Litigation, Patent Counseling and Prosecution, Technology, Technology Licensing
Northern Virginia

EDUCATION

Fordham University

J.D., cum laude

Cornell University

B.S.

    ADMISSIONS

  • State of Massachusetts
  • State of New Jersey
  • State of New York
  • State of Virginia
  • U.S. District Court for the District of New Jersey
  • U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Michigan
  • U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of New York
  • U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Texas
  • U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York
  • U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO)

John has extensive patent litigation, prosecution, and counseling experience. He has litigated on behalf of both patent owners and accused infringers, and before launching IP Advanced LLC, was Senior Litigation Counsel at a leading patent monetization company. John also spent ten years as an intellectual property attorney at the international law firms of White & Case and Greenberg Traurig.

John’s legal expertise covers many aspects of patent law. As a patent litigator, he has considerable experience before federal courts and the International Trade Commission, representing Fortune 500 high-tech, financial, and healthcare companies in matters involving internet and mobile applications, operating systems, network communication protocols, relational databases, e-commerce and SSL/TLS encryption, real-time multimedia streaming, personal navigation devices, and medical instruments. As a patent prosecutor, John has worked with inventors to procure patents in the fields of satellite technology and automated manufacturing processes. In addition, he has performed due diligence analyses of patent portfolios in advance of product launches and acquisitions to assess market exclusivity, freedom to operate, and patent validity.

John has a broad and diverse technical background. After earning a B.S. in Mechanical Engineering, he studied computer science and worked for five years as a software application developer at high-tech startups. As a result, John is skilled at translating complex technical issues into concepts that are understandable and compelling to courts, and highly effective at strategizing and collaborating with inventors and technical experts.

John received his J.D., cum laude, from Fordham University School of Law, and his B.S. from Cornell University. While at Fordham, John served as a judicial intern for the Honorable Victor Marrero in the Southern District of New York, and the Honorable William J. Martini in the District of New Jersey.

REPRESENTATIVE MATTERS

  • Represented patent inventor and entrepreneur in the exercise equipment industry as plaintiff in multiple patent litigations.
  • Represented leading patent monetization company as plaintiff in multiple patent litigations involving subject matter such as media streaming mobile applications, GPS data messaging integration, real-time traffic monitoring applications, and data center cooling rack technology.
  • Defended Fortune 100 e-commerce company in patent litigation involving network communication protocols and package delivery notifications.
  • Defended global consumer and industrial electronics company in multiple patent litigations involving gesture recognition applications for mobile devices, network channel selection algorithms, and PC operating system functionalities.
  • Defended leading consumer imaging products manufacturer in patent litigation involving web application servers.
  • Defended global commodity supplier in patent litigation involving HTML to XML conversion methods.
  • Defended Fortune 100 consumer electronics company in patent litigation involving real-time multimedia streaming.
  • Defended multinational technology company in patent litigation involving personal navigation device technology.
  • Defended Fortune 100 high-tech company in multiple patent litigations involving online data dissemination and categorization techniques, data transfer technology, and Internet billing methods and applications.

PUBLICATIONS

  • “An Inventor’s Guide to Enforcing Patents on a Budget,” IPWatchdog (Mar. 2020)
  • “Your financial products and services are still patentable (maybe) – tips for procurement,” Financier Worldwide (Sept. 2014)

* RIMON GLOBAL ALLIANCE

EDUCATION

Fordham University

J.D., cum laude

Cornell University

B.S.

    ADMISSIONS

  • State of Massachusetts
  • State of New Jersey
  • State of New York
  • State of Virginia
  • U.S. District Court for the District of New Jersey
  • U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Michigan
  • U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of New York
  • U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Texas
  • U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York
  • U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO)