Eryn TruongCounsel

(631) 738-9100 ext. 309

Eryn Y. Truong chairs the firm’s Intellectual Property group.  Her practice encompasses a wide range of intellectual property matters including trademarks, copyrights, patents, trade secrets, privacy rights, intellectual property transactions, and intellectual property litigation.  Eryn works with clients to develop comprehensive strategies for protection and management of intellectual property assets.  She handles complex licensing agreements, including mergers and acquisitions, for technology companies, software companies, and national retail stores and manufacturers.  She is well versed in conducting infringement analyses and regularly counsels clients on potential or pending infringement problems.

A Silicon Valley native, Eryn also litigates intellectual property matters and complex business litigation in courts on both coasts.  She successfully represented a photographer in a copyright infringement lawsuit, resulting in a $1.32 million jury verdict.  The case was one of the first ruled in favor of a photographer under the Digital Millennium Copyright Act.  Other noteworthy litigations include conducting a high stakes trade secret trial for an emerging medical device company in Delaware Chancery Court as well as obtaining a verdict against sub-brokers on RICO claims in the Agape Ponzi scheme litigation.  Eryn also enforces and defends trademark rights in opposition and cancellation proceedings before the Trademark Trial and Appeal Board (TTAB) of the United States Patent & Trademark Office (USPTO) and in domain name administrative proceedings under the Uniform Domain Name Dispute Resolution Policy (UDRP).

Eryn also serves as outside counsel for a major retailer, managing their local counsel and the direction of their litigation across the United States and abroad.

Education
University of California, Davis, B.A.
Seattle University School of Law, J.D.

Admissions
New York
Washington
United States District Court, Southern District of New York
United States District Court, Eastern District of New York
United States District Court, Northern District of New York

Recognitions
2015 – Who’s Who in Intellectual Property Law, Long Island Business News
2014 – Who’s Who in Intellectual Property Law, Long Island Business News
2013 – Who’s Who in Intellectual Property Law, Long Island Business News
2012 – Who’s Who in Intellectual Property Law, Long Island Business News
2011 – Who’s Who in Women in Professional Services, Long Island Business News

Boards, Associations, and Leadership
Board of Directors, ConnectToTech
Member, Breakfast Committee, Women’s Fund of Long Island
Member, New York Intellectual Property Law Association
Member, American Intellectual Property Law Association
Member, Suffolk County Bar Association
Member, Washington State Bar Association