Michael J. Sebba 

Associate – New York
T.+1 212 504 6523
michael.sebba@cwt.com
200 Liberty Street
New York, NY 10281 V-CARD

Michael J. Sebba, an associate in Cadwalader’s Intellectual Property Group, focuses his practice in the area of patent litigation. In addition to representing clients in patent infringement suits filed in U.S. district courts and the United States International Trade Commission as well as patent office proceedings in the PTAB, Michael counsels clients with respect to IP licensing and transactions, offensive and defensive patent analyses, and invalidity and noninfringement opinions.

Prior to joining Cadwalader, Michael was an associate at Amster, Rothstein & Ebenstein LLP, where he worked in all aspects of intellectual property law. He is a member of the New York Intellectual Property Law Association.

Michael received his J.D. from Fordham Law School, where he was an editor of the Fordham Environmental Law Review, and a B.S. from Columbia University in Mechanical Engineering. Before graduating from law school, Michael was a structural engineer. He is admitted to practice in New York and before the U.S. District Courts for the Eastern, Southern, and Northern Districts of New York. He is also registered to practice before the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office.

  • C.R. Bard, Inc. v. AngioDynamics, Inc., (D. Del. 2015): Defended AngioDynamics from the pleading stage through trial against allegations of patent infringement relating to vascular access port medical devices. At trial, Plaintiff Bard sought upwards of $200m in damages but suffered a complete defense victory on all grounds. Following a successful Rule 50(a) motion, the Court issued judgment of noninfringement, invalidity, patent-ineligibility, and no willful infringement.
  • C.R. Bard, Inc. v. AngioDynamics, Inc., (D. Utah 2012): Defending AngioDynamics against similar charges of patent infringement in an earlier litigation filed by Bard in Utah.
  • Certain Beverage Dispensing Systems and Components Thereof (U.S.I.T.C. 2018): Defending Anheuser-Busch InBev in the ITC against allegations of patent infringement relating to beer dispensing devices.
  • Brother Int’l Corp (Various Districts): Representing Brother in numerous litigations filed in E.D. Texas, D. Delaware, and C.D. California concerning printer, scanner, and computer products.
  • Respire Medical Holdings LLC v. OravanOSA, LLC (S.D.N.Y. 2016) – Defended OravanOSA in a design patent infringement case.
Michael J. Sebba 

Admissions

  • U.S. District Court, Southern District of New York
  • U.S. District Court, Eastern District of New York
  • U.S. Patent and Trademark Office
  • U.S. District Court, Northern District of New York
  • New York

Education

  • Fordham University, School of Law
    J.D.
  • Columbia University
    B.S.

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