Sergio F. Chung - Partner

Sergio ChungContact Sergio Chung
Phone: 860-838-8708
Fax: 860-527-0464

Sergio’s practice focuses on patent litigation, prosecution and client counseling in the fields of telecommunications, electronics, semiconductors, business-methods, electronic commerce, medical devices, industrial equipment/machines, packaging, and consumer products. Sergio’s experience includes preparing and prosecuting patent applications in the U.S. and abroad; initiating and defending reexamination proceedings at the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office; representing clients in patent infringement suits; providing patentability, invalidity and non-infringement opinions; developing patent assets for assertion and licensing programs; evaluating intellectual property assets in the context of litigation, mergers, acquisitions, and investments; and providing intellectual property due diligence for various types of transactions.

Additionally, prior to obtaining his law degree, Sergio worked for an IP research and analysis firm, where he conducted patent validity, freedom-to-operate, and patentability research. He also researched and analyzed the patent landscape in particular technology areas to help clients make key R&D decisions, evaluate acquisition opportunities, identify business opportunities, and create valuable IP portfolios.

Education

B.S., Mechanical Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
J.D., Boston University School of Law
Article Editor of the Journal of Science and Technology Law

Offices and Positions

Board of Directors, Connecticut Hispanic Bar Association
Co-Chair, Intellectual Property Section, Hartford County Bar Association

Associations

Connecticut Intellectual Property Law Association
Judge Janet Bond Arterton American Inn of Court
Connecticut Hispanic Bar Association
Hartford County Bar Association

Admissions

Connecticut
New York
Pennsylvania (License Currently Inactive)
U.S. Patent and Trademark Office
U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Pennsylvania

Languages

Native Spanish speaker; conversational Korean

Publications and Speaking Engagements

Speaker, Joint Patent Practice Seminar, 2017, discussing Supreme Court decision in Cuozzo Speed Techs., LLC v. Lee

Speaker, Roundtable Discussion: Ex Parte Reexaminations, IP Enforcement Summit, New York 2015

Speaker, Joint Patent Practice Seminar, 2014, discussing Intellect Wireless Inc. v. HTC Corporation et al. (Fed. Cir. Oct. 9, 2013)