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Eugene Novikov

Partner | San Francisco


(District of Delaware/Northern District of California). Represented Clari, a software company focusing on revenue forecasting and intelligence, in a seven-patent lawsuit brought by competitor Gene successfully transferred the case from the District of Delaware to the Northern District of California, obtained judgment on the pleadings of patent invalidity under § 101, and argued the Federal Circuit appeal in which the judgment of invalidity was upheld.

(Northern District of California) Helped secure a $178 million patent infringement trial verdict for a Bay Area drug development company against a major pharmaceutical multinational.

(San Francisco Superior Court) Obtained a writ of mandate invalidating a government regulation purporting to ban licensed laboratories from performing certain types of pre-natal screenings in California unless they entered into a contract with the state.

(District of Delaware). Represented 10x Genomics, a life sciences technology company and a worldwide leader in genomics, in a patent infringement suit against Celsee.

(Central District of California/Southern District of New York) Represents Bay Area start-up UpCodes, which publishes the building codes of various jurisdictions, in lawsuits against law publishers asserting copyright in the building codes as adopted into law.  

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Chambers USA 2023