Bart Eppenauer

About Bart Eppenauer

Bart Eppenauer rejoined Shook, Hardy & Bacon L.L.P. after serving as Microsoft’s Chief Patent Counsel for more than a decade. His practice at Shook focuses on strategic IP counseling and analysis, pre-litigation and litigation strategy, complex multilateral IP transactions and license agreements, and IP policy advocacy. Bart was counsel of record and co-authored U.S. Supreme Court Amicus Briefs filed on behalf of IPO in WesternGeco v. ION Geophysical (2018), Cuozzo Speed Technologies v. Lee (2016) and Alice Corp. v. CLS Bank (2014). Bart is a frequent author and speaker on a range of IP issues, with particular expertise in patent subject matter eligibility of computer implemented inventions. He has been published and quoted in Inside Counsel, Morning Consult, Law360, Patently-O, IAM, Managing Intellectual Property and IP Watchdog.

ScaleMP Looks to Turn the Tide against Competitor TidalScale with Patent Infringement and Trade Secret Misappropriation Case on Virtualization Technology for Cloud Computing

By | 2018-08-24T22:27:02+00:00 August 24th, 2018|Competitor Case, Trade Secrets|

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Cloud Computing Patent Litigation Trends – Competitor Cases, Open Source Targets, Cloud Customers

By | 2018-05-15T23:37:06+00:00 May 15th, 2018|Cloud Communications, Cloud Security, Competitor Case, High Volume Plaintiff, NPE, Open Source Software, Software as a Service (SaaS), USDC Eastern District Texas|

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Citrix Files Patent Infringement and Unfair Competition Strike Against Avi Networks’ Cloud Application Delivery Platform for OpenStack

By | 2018-02-20T21:57:50+00:00 February 20th, 2018|Competitor Case, Open Source Software, Software as a Service (SaaS)|

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