Edgar H. Haug


Representative Cases

  • The Medicines Company v. Hospira, Inc., Fed. Cir., No. 2014-1469, (petition for rehearing en banc granted 11/13/15)
  • Shire Dev. LLC v. Watson Pharm’l, No. 12-60862, 2013 WL 1912208 (S.D. Fl. May 9, 2013)
  • Tokyo Electron Arizona, LLC v. Discreet Indus. Corp. et al., No. 01-3245 (E.D.N.Y.)
  • Dey, L.P. et al. v. Sunovion Pharmaceuticals Inc., No. 07-2352, ( S.D.N.Y.) No. 12-1428 (Fed. Cir.)
  • Beacon Navigation GmBH v. Porsche Cars North America, Inc. et al., United States International Trade Commission, (Investigation No. 337-TA-814)
  • Shire LLC and Shire Development LLC v. Amneal Pharmaceuticals LLC, Actavis Elizabeth LLC, Actavis LLC, Mylan Inc., Mylan Pharmaceuticals Inc., Roxane Laboratories, Inc., Sandoz Inc., Johnson Matthey Inc., and Johnson Matthey Pharmaceutical Materials, No. 2:11-03781 (consolidated) (D. N.J.)
  • In the matter of Certain Cases for Portable Electronic Devices, United Stated International Trade Commission (Investigation Nos. 337-TA-861/867)

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  • Bowman v. Monsanto, No. 11-796 (U.S. Supreme Court), certiorari granted October 5, 2011
  • Shire LLC v. Colony Pharmaceuticals, Inc. et al., No. 07-0718 (D. Md)
  • Duramed Pharms. Inc. (n/k/a Teva Women’s Health) v. Paddock Labs., Inc., No. 09-1905 (S.D.N.Y.)
  • Johnson Matthey Inc. v. Noven Pharmaceuticals, Inc. and Shire U.S. Inc., No. 07-260 (E.D. Tex.)
  • Marchon Eyewear, Inc. and Rothandberg, inc. v. Tura LP and Brodart Co., No. 98-1932 (E.D.N.Y.)


  • Haug, E. Discovery and Related Motion Practice, Winning Strategies in Patent Litigation, 1995 (PLI, Course Handbook Series 1995 - Volume One).
  • Haug, E. & Steven B. Pokotilow, Considerations in Crafting An Opening Statement, in Patent Litigation, 1996 (PLI, Course Handbook Series 1996 - Volume One).
  • Haug, E. & Steven B. Pokotilow, Opening Statements - Demonstrations and Panel Critique, in Patent Litigation, 1997 (PLI, Course Handbook Series 1997 - Volume One).
  • Haug, E. Markman and the Use of Demonstrative Exhibits, in How to Prepare & Conduct Markman Hearings, 2001 (PLI, Course Handbook Series 2001).
  • Haug, E., Roger W. Parkhurst & William C. Conner, Demonstration of a Direct and Cross-Examination of a Technical Expert Contending for Obviousness, in Patent Litigation 2004 (PLI, Course Handbook Series 2004).
  • Haug, E. Claim Construction and Phillips -- The ‘Ordinary and Customary Meaning’, in How to Prepare & Conduct Markman Hearings 2006 (PLI, Course Handbook Series 2006).
  • Beyond a Reasonable Doubt (2006)
  • Haug, E. Post-Patent Grant Experimentation as Evidence for Nonobviousness under U.S. Patent Law, GRUR International 4 (2013) 328-332.

Speaking Engagements

  • “The En-Banc Panel - The Courts: The Role of the Judge”, Federal Circuit Bar Association International Series 2014: Geneva - Systems, Challenges, Solutions: Trade, Intellectual Property, Courts, and Governance, Geneva, Switzerland, October 20-21, 2014
  • “Intellectual Property from the Trenches”, Trans-Pacific Health Sciences Dialogue Conference, Philadelphia, PA, September 3, 2014
  • “Patent Enforcement Strategy”, High Technology Protection Summit, University of Washington, CASRIP, July 2014
  • “America Invents Act (AIA): The Effect on Patent Infringement Litigation”, Boehmert & Boehmert IP Training Seminar, Vier Jahreszeiten, Munich, Germany, July 2, 2014
  • “Show Me the Data! Threshold Patent Application Disclosure Requirements and Post-Filing Evidence Admissibility in the U.S., Europe, Canada, and China”, 2014 BIO International Conference, San Diego, CA, June 2014
  • “Global IP Challenge and Trends Impacting the Automotive Industry”, LES International Conference, Moscow, May 19, 2014
  • “Key Developments in Patent Litigation in Japan, U.S., Europe/Germany”, Tokyo University of Science, Tokyo, Japan, April 2014
  • "Case Management in Patent Litigation Under Local Patent Rules", 2014 Advanced Complex Litigation Series, Patent Litigation in New York Courts: A View From the Bench, NYU Law School, March 2014
  • "Recent IP Related Legislation", 2013 International Series: Korea-US IP Judicial Conference, October 2013
  • “America Invents Act (AIA): The Effect on Patent Infringement Litigation”, Boehmert & Boehmert IP Training Seminar, Vier Jahreszeiten, Munich, Germany, July 2013
  • Washington International Series, Washington DC, May 2013
  • Advanced Complex Litigation, Seton Hall Law School, May 2013
  • CASRIP, Seattle, WA, July 2012
  • “America Invents Act: The Effect of the AIA on Patent Infringement Litigation,” Boehmert & Boehmert IP Training Seminar. Vier Jahreszeiten, Munich, Germany, July 2-7, 2012
  • "Written Description, Utility Model, Validity, and Proof of Infringement in IP Adjudication," US-China Intellectual Property Adjudication Conference, Renmin University, Beijing, China, May 28-30, 2012
  • GRUR Conference, Frankfurt
  • GRUR Conference at European Patent Office, December 2012
  • ACI Hatch-Waxman Conference, Program Chair
  • “Claim Construction & Doctrine of Equivalents - US Perspective,” Boehmert & Boehmert IP Training Seminar. Vier Jahreszeiten, Munich, Germany, July 7, 2011
  • "The Global Courtroom,” IP Law Review Conference. Westin Hotel, New York City, October 29, 2008
  • "Intellectual Property,” U.S.-Japan Business Council Annual Meeting. Tokyo, Japan, October 6, 2008
  • "Procedural Differences in Europe and the US," IQPC's 4th Annual Conference on Polymorphism, Frankfurt, Germany, May 28, 2008
  • Intellectual Property Seminar, Qingdao, China, April 24-25, 2008
  • Bear Stearns Annual Health Care Convention, London, England, March 11, 2008
  • Pharmaceutical Services, Ramsey, New Jersey, September 19, 2007
  • "The Impact of IP on Corporate Transactions," Law Seminars International's Conference, Dec. 6, 2006
  • "Trilateral Perspective on Patent Protection, Enforcement & Competition Law", Imperial Hotel, Tokyo, Japan, Sept. 28, 2006
  • "Regulatory Agencies and Federal Circuit Decision-Making," Federal Circuit Bar Association 8th Annual Bench and Bar Conference, Santa Ana Pueblo, New Mexico, June 2006
  • "Breaking Down Organizational and Cultural Barriers," LES/AUTM 2006 Spring Meeting, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, May 10, 2006


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