Louis Wagner

E: louis.wagner@fisherbroyles.com

T: (234) 380-2276

Cleveland Office

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Practice Areas:

  • Intellectual Property
  • Internet & eCommerce

Bar Admissions:

  • Ohio
  • United States Patent & Trademark Office
  • United States Supreme Court
  • Federal Circuit

Education:

  • University of Akron, JD, 1984
  • Washington & Jefferson College, BA Chemistry, 1974
  • University of Pittsburgh – MS Inorganic Chemistry

Corporate Experience:

  • Avery Dennison – IP Counsel
  • Sohio / British Petroleum – Chemist

Large Law Firm Experience:

  • Hahn Loeser & Parks
  • Buckingham, Doolittle & Burroughs

 

Inventor: United States Patent Nos. 4,358,610; 4,381,411; and 4,408,071

Research Chemist, Computer Programmer & Patent Attorney

Reported Cases

  • In re Morgan, 92-1278 (Fed. Cir. 1993)
  • Edward Rodruguez & Co., v. Ohio Wholesale, Inc., 8:00 CV 912 T 30 E (M.D. FL 2000)
  • JRB Co., v. Pemberton, Inc., 91 F. Supp. 2d 1112 (6th Cir. 2000)
  • Aspex et al., v. Sears, Roebuck & Co., 01 CV 4050 (S.D.N.Y. 2001)
  • Aspex et al., v. BJ’s Wholesale Club, Inc., 01 CV 4062 (S.D.N.Y. 2001)
  • Aspex et al., v. Global Optical Resources, Inc., 02 CV 4082 (S.D.N.Y. 2002)
  • Marchon et al., v. Global Optical Resources, Inc., 02 CV 532 (E.D.N.Y. 2002)
  • Breckenridge Pharmaceutical Inc., v. First Horizon Pharmaceutical Corporation, 04-60514 (S.D. FL 2004)
  • Metabolite Laboratories, Inc., v. AmerisourceBergen Corporation et al., 04-CV-2501 (D. Colo. 2004)
  • Breckenridge Pharmaceutical Inc., v. Metabolite Laboratories, Inc., 05-CV-1083 (D. Colo. 2005)
  • Corghi S.P.A. v. Golden Chest Americas, LLC et al., 06-CV-01395 (D. Nevada 2006)

Presentations & Teaching Experience

  • Text, Images & Imaging – BP 2nd Annual International Information & Technology Conference – Invited Speaker
  • Intellectual Property Seminar – Akron Bar Association
  • Tips for Drafting Winning IP Briefs – PLI Webinar
  • The New Intersection of Trade Secrets and Patents: Deciding which Protection makes the most sense in light of the America Invents Act – AIPLA presentation
  • Adjunct Professor – The University of Akron
  • Adjunct Professor – Kent State University

Publications

  • Protecting Your Intellectual Property at Home, Abroad and in Cyberspace – Kent State University
  • One Strike and … Y’er OUT – Price Waterhouse Coopers Corporate Business Forum
  • Intellectual Property Law 2007: Top Lawyers on Trends and Key Strategies for the Upcoming Year, A Supreme Court Case that was never decided: But did the USPTO get the message? – Aspatore Press
  • Domestic Patents – Questions you should ask your Patent Attorney – BioPharm International
  • Inside the Minds, Developing an IP strategy for your company – Winning Legal Strategies, Aspatore Press
  • Patents, Balancing Acts, and Tightropes – BioExecutive International