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Steven Trybus Named Vice-Chair of Federal Circuit Bar Association Patent Litigation Committee

Jenner & Block Partner Steven R. Trybus has been named a vice-chair of the Patent Litigation Committee of the Federal Circuit Bar Association (FCBA) for 2014-2015.  The committee studies decisions of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit and the federal district courts.  It focuses on the impact of patent law and trial procedure, makes recommendations to the FCBA Board, and assists in developing programs for the organization’s regional and national meetings.  It is currently addressing two important projects: drafting updated Markman guidelines and preparing a Model Jury Verdict form.

Steve is a member of the firm’s Patent Litigation and Counseling and Technology Litigation Practices.  He concentrates on patent infringement litigation in court and in contested U.S. Patent and Trademark Office proceedings and related counseling.  He is experienced in a variety of technologies ranging from electronics, software, telecommunications and optical media to polymers, petroleum refining, pharmaceuticals and medical devices.  He also has worked with technology related to containers, food processing equipment and other mechanical devices.