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Winslow Taub

Winslow Taub

Covington & Burling LLP
San Francisco, CA, USA

Winslow Taub

Winslow Taub focuses his practice on patent litigation, primarily for clients in the high technology space. He has handled patent disputes involving a wide variety of technologies, including cellular communications, wired and wireless networking, graphics processing, and information security. In addition to litigating in federal court, he has represented clients in Section 337 investigations before the ITC and in inter partes review proceedings before the PTAB. He currently serves as vice-chair of the firm’s Patent Litigation practice group.

Mr. Taub has worked in the software and hardware industries for more than 15 years, as an engineer and as an attorney. In addition to his litigation practice, Mr. Taub advises clients on patent portfolio development and licensing, open-source software licensing, IP transactions, and related data privacy and security issues.

Representative Matters

  • Represent Electronic Arts Inc. in patent litigation against Infernal Technology, LLC and Terminal Reality, Inc. related to 3D image rendering.
  • Represent multinational game company in patent litigation related to massively multiplayer online gameplay.
  • Represented major consumer electronics company in ITC investigation initiated by Enterprise Systems Technologies related to hardware and software architecture of mobile devices.
  • Represented major technology licensing firm in patent litigation and PTAB proceedings related to networking hardware and software.
  • Represented Knowles Electronics in domestic and international litigation related to MEMS microphones.


  • University of California, Berkeley School of Law, J.D., 2004
  • Harvard University, S.M., 1996 (Computer Science)
  • Harvard University, A.B., 1996 (Physics)

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