Overview

Alison Gelsleichter is an associate in Mayer Brown’s Washington DC office and a member of the Intellectual Property practice. She focuses primarily on intellectual property litigation, including patent, trademark, and trade secret infringement.

Alison has represented clients from various industries in intellectual property litigation in federal district courts across the country as well as in actions arising under Section 337 of the Tariff Act of 1930 before the US International Trade Commission. Her patent litigation cases have involved a diverse array of technologies, including medical devices, pharmaceuticals, telecommunication devices, LCD panels, mobile phones, automobiles, and data processing devices.

Alison has extensive experience crafting dispositive motions, preparing witnesses for deposition, and assisting in all aspects of discovery. She also provides counseling on other intellectual property matters, such as trademark clearance and registration.

Experience

Section 337 Investigations

  • Certain Digital Media Devices, Including Televisions, Blu-Ray Disc Players, Home Theater Systems, Tablets and Mobile Phones, Components Thereof and Associated Software, Inv. No. 337-TA-882
  • Certain Integrated Circuit Devices and Products Containing the Same, Inv. No. 337-TA-873
  • Certain Wireless Consumer Electronics Devices and Components Thereof, Inv. No. 337-TA-853
  • Certain Mobile Electronic Devices Incorporating Haptics, Inv. No. 337-TA-834
  • Certain Semiconductor Chips and Products Containing Same, Inv. No. 337-TA-753
  • Certain Gaming and Entertainment Consoles, Related Software, and Components Thereof, Inv. No. 337-TA-752
  • Certain Mobile Devices and Related Software, Inv. No. 337-TA-750
  • Certain Wireless Communication Devices, Portable Music and Data Processing Devices, Computers and Components Thereof, Inv. No. 337-TA-745
  • Certain Mobile Devices, Associated Software, and Components Thereof, Inv. No. 337-TA-744

District Court Cases

  • Maxell, Ltd. v. Olympus Corporation, et al. (D. Del. 2018)
  • Maxell, Ltd. v. ZTE Corporation, et al. (E.D. Tex. 2018)
  • Maxell, Ltd. v. Huawei Technologies Co. Ltd., et al.(E.D. Tex. 2018)
  • Maxell, Ltd. v. ASUSTeK Computer Inc.(E.D. Tex. 2018)
  • Maxell, Ltd. v. BLU Products, Inc.(S.D. Fl. 2018)
  • Maxell, Ltd. v. ASUSTeK Computer Inc., et al.(N.D. Cal. 2018)
  • Maxell, Ltd. v. BlackBerry Corporation, et al.(D. Del. 2017)
  • Maxell, Ltd. v. Fandango Media, LLC (C.D. Cal. 2017)
  • Maxell, Ltd. v. ZTE Corporation, et al. (E.D. Tex. 2016)
  • Maxell, Ltd. v. Huawei Technologies Co. Ltd., et al.(E.D. Tex. 2016)
  • Innovative Display Technologies LLC v. LG Electronics, Inc. et al. (E.D. Tex. 2016)
  • Mondis Technology Ltdv. LG Electronics, Inc., et al. (D.N.J. 2014)
  • Cellular Communications Equipment LLC v. LG Electronics, Inc., et al.(E.D. Tex. 2014)
  • Innovative Display Technologies LLC v. Hyundai Motor Company, et al. (E.D. Tex. 2014)
  • Delaware Display Group LLP and Innovative Display Technologies LLC v. LG Display Co. Ltd., et al.(D. Del. 2013)
  • Innovative Display Technologies LLC v. Dell Inc.(E.D. Tex. 2013)
  • Innovative Display Technologies LLC v. Hewlett-Packard Company (E.D. Tex. 2013)
  • Mobile Telecommunications Technologies, LLC v. LG Electronics MobileComm U.S.A., Inc.(E.D. Tex. 2013)
  • Cellular Communications Equipment LLC v. LG Electronics, Inc., et al.,(E.D. Tex. 2013)
  • LG Display Co. Ltd. v. Obayashi Seikou Co., Ltd. (D.D.C. 2011)
  • Stragent, LLC, et. al. v. Pioneer Electronics (USA) Inc., et al.(E.D. Tex. 2011)
  • Stragent, LLC, et. al. v. Amazon.com, Inc. (E.D. Tex. 2011)
  • Hanesbrands Inc. v. Forever 21, Inc.(M.D.N.C. 2011)
  • W.E.T. Automotive Systems v. Amerigon, Inc.(E.D. Mich. 2010)

Education

State University of New York, MS

Syracuse University College of Law, JD, cum laude

Syracuse Science & Technology Law Review

King's College, BS, magna cum laude

Chemistry

Admissions

  • District of Columbia
  • Pennsylvania
  • New York

Court

  • US Patent and Trademark Office
  • US District Court for the Middle District of Pennsylvania
  • US District Court for the District of Columbia
  • US District Court for the Northern District of New York