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Eric Damon

Eric Damon

IBM Corporation
Senior Counsel, IBM Cybersecurity Legal
Cambridge, MA, USA


Eric Damon currently serves as Senior Counsel for the IBM Cybersecurity Legal team, and most recently served through October 2018, as Director of IP Licensing for IBM in Asia-Pacific, in which role he was responsible for all patent transactions throughout the Asia-Pacific region and for managing research and technology licensing in Japan and Korea.

Eric has held a number of senior IP and legal roles with IBM over the past 14 years, including Lead Counsel for the IP Enforcement & Monetization team, Counsel for the Growth Markets Unit while on assignment in Shanghai, China, and as Counsel in IBM Corporate Litigation.  In these roles Eric has led a wide variety of high-profile patent, IP and commercial disputes and transactions, as well as antitrust and other significant regulatory matters in the United States and throughout the Asia-Pacific region.  Before joining IBM, Eric litigated patent, trademark, copyright and complex commercial matters with the Howard, Rice, Nemerovski firm in California, and managed and led a wide variety of IP and patent licensing, private equity, M&A and other transactional matters while with Foley Hoag in Boston.

Eric received an Electrical/Computer Engineering degree from Tufts University and a Juris Doctor degree from the University of Southern California Gould School of Law.

Eric Damon is associated with the following items:
CHB Chapters  CHB Chapters The Big Picture: Patent Litigation as Part of a Business Strategy - Patent Litigation 2018: Advanced Techniques & Best Practices, Wednesday, October 17, 2018
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