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Tarter Krinsky & Drogin Bolsters Intellectual Property Group with Arrival of Janet B. Linn as Counsel

May 9, 2018

Tarter Krinsky & Drogin, a leading mid-size, full-service law firm, announced today that Janet B. Linn has joined the firm as a counsel in its Intellectual Property practice. Her arrival bolsters the firm’s core strengths in IP and Hatch-Waxman patent litigation.

Janet is an intellectual property litigator with more than 25 years of experience trying and litigating patent, trademark, unfair competition and trade secret cases in a broad range of technologies, including pharmaceuticals, medical devices, consumer products and mechanical devices. She has extensive experience in pharmaceutical (Hatch-Waxman) patent litigation, and has acted as trial counsel in patent, trade secret and antitrust actions involving pharmaceuticals with annual billion dollar sales. She is also experienced in trademark prosecution, inter partes proceedings, false advertising and copyright litigation.

Janet is currently the Vice Chair of the Food, Drug and Cosmetic Section of the New York State Bar Association. From 2010 to 2013, she was the chair of the Patents Committee of the Association of the Bar of the City of New York. On behalf of the Patents Committee, she authored an amicus brief to the Federal Circuit in its en banc consideration of claim construction in Lighting Ballast Control LLC v. Philips Electronics North America Corporation, which was favorably quoted by the four justices in dissent.

Read more about her background and experience.

About Tarter Krinsky & Drogin’s Intellectual Property Group
Tarter Krinsky & Drogin’s Intellectual Property practice assists clients in protecting and exploiting their intellectual property. With our full service platform, our attorneys collaborate across practice areas to address clients’ most critical business matters. Through strong relationships with a network of associates, we offer protection for the global interests of companies in a variety of industries, including tech, life sciences, luxury goods and consumer products, among others.

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