Joseph M. Sauer

Joe Sauer's practice focuses on the development and management of international patent portfolios, freedom-to-practice opinions, ex parte and inter partes patent reexamination, prelitigation and general IP counseling, and patent litigation. He is also actively involved with the PTAB Litigation group at Jones Day, and has represented clients in more than 20 post grant trials at the Patent Trial and Appeal Board. In addition to his patent practice, Joe has experience in trademark, copyright, and trade secret litigation.

Joe has represented clients in a wide range of industries, including Avid Technology, Blackberry, Bridgestone, Carnegie Mellon University, ClearCount Medical Solutions, Eastman Kodak, Gennum, Goliath Solutions, IBM, Marvell Semiconductor, MIM Software, Quiksilver, Sandisk, SAS Institute, Semtech, Synopsys, Xilinx, Visa International, and many others. [1]