Joshua B. Long primarily practices in the area of intellectual property litigation. Mr. Long has experience with intellectual property litigation in federal courts throughout the United States, including trial, for matters involving electronics and computer components and systems. Mr. Long has represented clients in patent litigation matters related to telecommunications networks, fiber optic data transmission, Wi-Fi, Power over Ethernet, dynamic RAM, LED display panels and internal circutiry, medical devices, PCI Express, micro electro-mechanical systems and alarm systems. Mr. Long has patent litigation experience before the International Trade Commission (ITC).
Mr. Long has first-chair trial experience for copyright infringement and breach of software contract cases in federal court. He has also obtained copyrights and trademarks for clients.
Mr. Long has experience in federal and state courts with trade secret litigation for multi-million dollar chemical companies and automotive part suppliers.
Mr. Long has written opinions involving other intellectual property disputes, including infringement and validity related to patents, freedom to operate analysis for a large Silicon Valley software company and due diligence analysis of intellectual property for a bankruptcy acquisition related to a billion dollar PET/PTA manufacturing plant.
Mr. Long is a 2011 graduate of South Texas College of Law and a graduate of Rice University (B.S., Electrical and Computer Engineering). He is conversational in Spanish.
Areas of Practice
- Intellectual Property Litigation
- Computer Software and Systems Litigation
- Commercial Litigation
Polar Pro Filters Inc. v. FrogSlayer, LLC.; Case No. 4:19-cv-01706 (S.D. Tex.) (lead attorney for breach of software consulting contract related to proprietary video editing; obtained settlement on terms the plaintiff found favorable).
- Internet Machines LLC v. Alienware Corp. et al.; Case No. 6:10-cv-00023 (E.D. Tex.) (participated as part of the trial team where the jury found in favor of our client—the defendants' PCI Express products infringed the patent-in-suit and full damages were awarded (affirmed by the Federal Circuit)).
- Durant v. Greenfield and Fortenberry et al.; Case No. 1:16-cv-00965 (W.D. Tex.) (first-chaired trial and obtained judgment favorable to national photography client for copyright infringement).
- Certain Modular LED Display Panels and Components Thereof. (ITC Inv. No. 337-TA-1114) (obtained early settlement for LED display panel client in defending patent infringement claims).
- Biomedical Enterprises, Inc. v. Solana Surgical, LLC; Case No. 1:14-cv-00095 (W.D. Tex.) (obtained settlement client found favorable in defending patent infringement claims against surgical staple systems).
- Mobile Telecommunications Technologies, LLC v. AT&T Mobility, LLC; Case No. 2:14-cv-897 (E.D. Tex.) (obtained settlement client found favorable in defending patent infringement claims against LTE telecommunication networks).
- Mobile Telecommunications Technologies, LLC v. Verizon Wireless; Case No. 1:16-md-02722 (D. Del.) (obtained settlement client found favorable in defending patent infringement claims against LTE telecommunication networks).
- Oyster Optics, LLC v. Cisco Systems, Inc.; Case No. 2:16-cv-01301 (E.D. Tex.) (drafted invalidity contentions for patents related to fiber optic data transmission; obtained summary judgment for client prior to trial).
- Script Security Solutions L.L.C. v. AT&T Digital Life, Inc. et al., 2:15-cv-370 (E.D. Tex. 2015) (obtained early settlement client found favorable in defending patent infringement claims against portable security systems).
- DRAM Memory Technologies LLC v. Hynix Semiconductor America, Inc. et al.; Case No. 8:11-cv-332 (C.D. Cal.) (obtained multi-million dollar license on behalf of client against dynamic RAM manufacturers).
- MemTech LLC v. Analog Device, Inc. et al.; Case No. 6:11-cv-00025 (E.D. Tex.) (obtained favorable settlements on behalf of client against micro-electro-mechanical accelerometer manufacturers).
- O.S. Security LLC v. Alarm Lock Systems, Inc. et al.; Case No. 8:14-cv-00312 (C.D. Cal.) (obtained favorable settlements on behalf of client against electronic lock manufacturers).
- U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Texas
- U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Texas
- U.S. District Court for the Western District of Texas
- U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Texas
- South Texas College of Law, J.D., 2011
- Rice University, B.S., Electrical and Computer Engineering, 2008
- Duane Morris LLP
- Associate, 2015-present
- Lee, Jorgensen, Pyle & Kewalramani PC
- Associate, 2013-2015
- Collins, Edmonds, Pogorzelski, Schlather & Tower PLLC
- Associate, 2011-2013
- The Honorable Nancy F. Atlas Intellectual Property American Inn of Court
- Houston Intellectual Property Law Association (HIPLA)
- Hispanic Bar Association of Houston
- Co-author, "CDC Provides Guidance on COVID-19 Antibody Testing," Duane Morris Alert, May 29, 2020
- Co-author, "Economic Programs Available to Texas Workers and Businesses in the COVID-19 Crisis," Duane Morris Alert, April 21, 2020