Gregory Perrone

Gregory Perrone

Attorney
Location:
Plano, Texas
Phone:
469-814-0028
Fax:
469-814-0023
Email:

Gregory Perrone represents clients in patent and trademark prosecution matters and in patent, trademark and other intellectual property litigation throughout the country and at the United States International Trade Commission (USITC). His experience in both the procurement and enforcement sides of intellectual property enables him to assist clients in obtaining intellectual property rights with an eye towards meaningful protection.

Greg earned his law degree from the University of Kentucky in 1997, where he served as an editor for the Kentucky Law Journal and was a member of the Order of the Coif. He earned a bachelor of science degree in electrical engineering from the University of Rhode Island in 1988.

Prior to attending law school, Greg worked as a systems engineer in support of the TRIDENT nuclear submarine program. Prior to co-founding BHP, Greg spent several years with a prominent intellectual property boutique and was a partner of an international law firm. He also served as a judicial clerk for the Honorable Karl S. Forester of the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Kentucky.

Areas of Practice

Bar Admissions

  • District of Columbia
  • Texas
  • U.S. Patent and Trademark Office
  • U.S. District Court of the District of Columbia
  • U.S. Court of Appeals Federal Circuit
  • U.S. Court of Federal Claims
  • U.S. District Court Eastern District of Texas
  • U.S. District Court Northern District of Texas
  • U.S. District Court Southern District of Texas
  • U.S. District Court Western District of Texas

Education

  • University of Kentucky College of Law, Lexington, Kentucky
    • J.D. cum laude - 1997
    • Honors: Order of the Coif
    • Law Journal: Kentucky Law Journal, Associate Editor, 1997
  • University of Rhode Island
    • B.S.E.E. - 1988

Representative Cases

  • Represented patent owner in litigation over wireless application delivery systems that yielded Top Ten settlement for 2009 according to IP360.
  • Represented major drilling equipment manufacturer in USITC §337 investigation.
  • Represented major radar detector manufacturer in patent infringement litigation.
  • Represented enterprise software provider in litigation over breach of intellectual property license.
  • Represented manufacturer of electronic voting systems in patent litigation.
  • Represented financial institution in patent litigation concerning imaging and processing of financial instruments.
  • Represented a leading computer manufacture in patent infringement litigation involving products for interactive source code analysis and debugging.
  • Represented a leading computer manufacture in patent infringement litigation involving application failure resolution products.
  • Represented a leading computer manufacture in patent infringement litigation involving test data management tools employed in a distributed network.
  • Represented a leading manufacturer of products that improve wireless signal transmission in patent litigation involving receivers employed in wireless networks.
  • Represented a leading computer manufacturer in patent infringement litigation involving software products employed for development of customizable applications.
  • Represented on-line educational environment service provider in patent litigation.
  • Represented patent owner in defense of declaratory judgment action involving ophthalmic procedure to correct presbyopia.
  • Represented clients in various Lanham Act and right of publicity actions.
  • Represented clients before the U.S. Patent & Trademark Office in patent prosecution matters.
  • Prepared opinions of counsel on patent invalidity and non-infringement.

Honors and Awards

  • Texas Rising Star, Law & Politics Magazine and Texas Monthly, 2006, 2007

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Dallas Bar Association
  • American Intellectual Property Law Association

Past Employment Positions

  • Honorable Karl S. Forester of the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Kentucky, Judicial Clerk