- Southwestern University School of Law (J.D., 1996), magna cum laude; Executive Board Member of the Southwestern Law Review; Dean’s List; Recipient of the American Jurisprudence Book Award for Legal Research and Writing, Advanced Civil Procedure, and Remedies
- California State University, Long Beach (B.S., Electrical Engineering, 1990); Dean’s List; Eta Kappa Nu
Babak Redjaian is resident in Irell & Manella LLP’s Newport Beach Office, where his practice focuses on patent litigation. Mr. Redjaian has litigated cases involving a range of technologies including video conferencing, digital video recorders, game consoles, software, photolithographic equipment, disk drives, and other computer peripherals.
Mr. Redjaian is registered to practice before the United States Patent & Trademark Office. He has extensive experience in the planning, protection, and management of intellectual property matters including patents, trademarks, copyrights, and trade secrets. Mr. Redjaian has prepared and prosecuted patent applications in diverse technical areas including computer hardware and software, IP networks and routers, Internet, microprocessors, semiconductors, image and video compression, analog circuits, and optics. Mr. Redjaian also has experience in conducting appeals, reissues, reexaminations, and interferences before the United States Patent & Trademark Office.
Immersion Corp. v. Sony Computer Entertainment, Inc. et al. (N.D. Cal.)
Represented Immersion Corporation in a patent infringement suit involving tactile feedback technology in connection with computer simulations. After a five-week trial, a jury returned a verdict in favor of Immersion, finding all asserted patent claims to be valid and infringed and awarding Immersion $82 million in damages.
Ultratech Stepper, Inc. v. ASM Lithography, Inc. et al. (N.D. Cal.)
Defended ASML, one of the world’s leading manufacturers of photolithographic equipment, against claims of infringement of a patent related to photolithographic imaging. After a four-week trial, a jury returned a verdict in favor of ASML, finding all asserted claims of the patent invalid on multiple grounds. The jury verdict was affirmed by the Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit.
Polycom Inc. et al. v. Codian Ltd. et al. (E.D. Texas)
Represented Polycom, one of the world's leading manufacturers of videoconferencing products, in a patent infringement suit involving several patents related to video conferencing technology. The case settled several weeks before trial. Terms of the settlement are confidential
EchoStar Technologies Corp. v. TiVo Inc. et al. (E.D. Texas)
Represented TiVo in a patent infringement suit involving digital video recorder (DVR) technology. Assisted in filing reexaminations of the patents asserted by EchoStar, and obtaining a stay of the District Court action pending outcome of the reexaminations.
Juniper Networks, Inc. v. Toshiba America, Inc. et al. (E.D. Texas)
Represented Juniper in a patent infringement suit involving laptop computers. The case settled shortly before trial. Terms of the settlement are confidential.
Bar & Court Admissions
- 1996, California
- Registered to practice before the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office