Jason Wilcox is an intellectual property and litigation associate in Kirkland's Washington, D.C. office. His practice focuses on trial and appellate litigation before federal and state courts across the country, with an emphasis on complex patent disputes.
Prior to joining Kirkland, Jason served as a law clerk to Justice Antonin Scalia of the U.S. Supreme Court and Judge Jeffrey S. Sutton of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit.
Summit 6 LLC v. RIM et al. – Counsel for defendant Facebook in patent infringement matter involving photo compression and uploading technology.
FTC v. Wyndham – Counsel for defendant Wyndham Worldwide Corporation in lawsuit brought under Section 5 of the FTC Act, where the FTC alleges that Wyndham's data-security practices are"unfair" and "deceptive" trade practices. Lawsuit has the potential to be the first ever fully litigated data-security case under Section 5 of the FTC Act.
In re Spansion – Counsel for leading consumer electronics and software company in appeal over whether client retained its intellectual-property licensing rights under 11 U.S.C. § 365(n) after Spansion's rejection of a license in Chapter 11 bankruptcy proceedings.
In re ION Media Networks – Counsel for debtor ION Media Networks in appeal by a creditor challenging validity of third-party releases in ION's Chapter 11 plan of reorganization.
Memberships & Affiliations
The Federalist Society
U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit
U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit
U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit