James Chang is an experienced federal litigator and advises clients on legal issues in computer- and data-related industries. As a counsel in Pillsbury’s Intellectual Property practice, James utilizes his background in Computer Engineering to advise clients in the fields of electronics, software, artificial intelligence, machine learning, data science, cloud computing & computer gaming.
In addition to legal advice, James believes that lawyers should provide business-oriented solutions to their clients, and he draws on his experience working at gaming industry developer and publisher Blizzard Entertainment, to do so.
REPRESENTATIVE EXPERIENCE :
- Advised Disney Interactive Studios and LucasArts in a patent infringement dispute regarding their video games.
- Advised Stanford University in an ownership dispute over historical documents on deposit at its libraries.
- Advised JVCKenwood on patent exhaustion issues relating to the sale of blank optical media.
- Advised AOL in dispute relating to the misappropriation of its assets and successfully litigated RICO action.
Associations : Los Angeles Intellectual Property Law Association
- J.D., Loyola Law School, Los Angeles, 2010
- B.S., Computer Engineering, University of California, Irvine, 2005
ADMISSIONS : California
- U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit
- U.S. District Court Central District of California
- U.S. District Court Northern District of California
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