Michael J. Scheer

Michael Scheer concentrates his practice in intellectual property matters involving patent portfolio development, enforcement litigation, and licensing.  Mr. Scheer is a seasoned and highly accomplished lawyer and leader with two decades of intellectual property experience.  Utilizing his strong legal acumen and business intellect, he works with senior management of his clients to develop strategies to vigorously protect and defend their operating businesses.  His strong technical background has made him successful in negotiating numerous patent licenses related to e-commerce and the Internet for clients in banking and financial services, video gaming, retail, food and beverage, and other industries.  In addition, Mr. Scheer provides intellectual property support and advice for M&A activities.  Prior to joining private practice, Mr. Scheer worked for IBM as an engineer and as an attorney.  At IBM, he was selected for and completed the IBM Intellectual Property Training Program where he was trained to manage an IP legal department supporting multibillion dollar operating units.

Representative Matters

IPR and CBM Proceedings

  • IPR2016-01092, CPI Card Group Inc. v. Gemalto S.A., (Filed 2016)
  • IPR2014-01250, Macronix International Co., Ltd. v. Spansion LLC, (Filed 2014)
  • IPR2014-01118, Spansion LLC v. Macronix International Co., Ltd., (Filed 2014)
  • IPR2014-01117, Spansion LLC v. Macronix International Co., Ltd., (Filed 2014)
  • IPR2014-01116, Spansion LLC v. Macronix International Co., Ltd., (Filed 2014)
  • IPR2014-00898, Macronix International Co., Ltd. v. Spansion LLC, (Filed 2014)
  • IPR2014-00103, Macronix International Co., Ltd. v. Spansion LLC, (Filed 2013)
  • IPR2014-00099, International Securities Exchange, LLC v. Chicago Board Options Exchange, (Filed 2013)
  • IPR2014-00098, International Securities Exchange, LLC v. Chicago Board Options Exchange, (Filed 2013)
  • IPR2014-00097, International Securities Exchange, LLC v. Chicago Board Options Exchange, (Filed 2013)
  • IPR2014-00108, Macronix International Co., Ltd. v. Spansion LLC, (Filed 2013)
  • IPR2014-00107, Macronix International Co., Ltd. v. Spansion LLC, (Filed 2013)
  • IPR2014-00106, Macronix International Co., Ltd. v. Spansion LLC, (Filed 2013)
  • IPR2014-00105, Macronix International Co., Ltd. v. Spansion LLC, (Filed 2013)
  • IPR2014-00104, Macronix International Co., Ltd. v. Spansion LLC, (Filed 2013)
  • IPR2013-00385, Dell Inc. v. Network-1 Security Solutions, Inc., (Filed 2013)
  • IPR2013-00202, Dell Inc. v. NovelPoint Security LLC, (Filed 2013)
  • IPR2013-00176, Hyundai Motor America, Inc. v. Clear with Computers, LLC, (Filed 2013)
  • IPR2013-00104, Hyundai Motor America, Inc. v. Clear with Computers, LLC, (Filed 2013)
  • IPR2013-00071, Avaya Inc. v. Network-1 Security Solutions, Inc., (Filed 2012)
  • IPR2012-00005, Nichia Corporation, (Filed 2012)
  • CBM2013-00051, International Securities Exchange, LLC v. Chicago Board Options Exchange, (Filed 2013)
  • CBM2013-00050, International Securities Exchange, LLC v. Chicago Board Options Exchange, (Filed 2013)
  • CBM2013-00049, International Securities Exchange, LLC v. Chicago Board Options Exchange, (Filed 2013)