Winston Huff – Of Counsel

Telephone: 214.979.1122
Fax: 214.979-1123
whuff@mcdolewilliams.com

 

Biography

Winston Huff’s practice focuses on all aspects of intellectual property and complex commercial litigation. Mr. Huff’s patent litigation experience includes technology ranging from flash memory devices and intraocular lenses to object relational mapping software. His patent prosecution experience includes satellite communications, medical devices, disc drive circuitry, programming guide software and business method patents.

Mr. Huff’s commercial litigation experience includes zoning and real property litigation.  At the Northwestern University School of Law, Mr. Huff was a member of the Intellectual Property Law Society and Student Bar Association Faculty Appointments Committee and participated in the Julius H. Miner Moot Court Competition. Prior to founding W.O. Huff & Associates, Mr. Huff practiced patent and complex commercial litigation at Kenyon & Kenyon LLP in New York and at Shore Chan Bragalone DePumpo LLP in Dallas, Texas.

Mr. Huff was selected as a Texas Rising Star in 2012.

 

Memberships & Court Admissions

Mr. Huff is licensed in the States of Texas and Illinois, and is admitted to practice in the Eastern, Northern, and Western Districts of Texas; United States Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit, the United States Court of Federal Claims, the United States Court of Appeals for the 7th Circuit, the United States District Court for the Northern District of Illinois, the District of Columbia Court of Appeals and the United States Patent and Trademark Office

 

Affiliations

Omega Psi Phi Fraternity, Inc.

Phi Sigma Pi National Honor Fraternity

State Bar of Texas

 

Presentations and Publications

Winston is an active participant on the steering committee for the annual Eastern District of Texas Bench/Bar Conference, at which he has spoken on various topics related to patent litigation.

 

Education 

Winston received his Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering (with honors) from Howard University in 1995. He received his Juris Doctor in 1998 from Northwestern University.

 

Representative Matters

Catch Curve v. CallWave Inc. (C.D. Cal. 2005)

Catch Curve v. Venali,Inc. (C.D. Cal. 2005)

Cheetah Omni, LLC v. Level 3 and Infinera, Case No. 5:06-cv-101 (E.D. Tex.)

Cheetah Omni, LLC v. NP Photonics, Inc., Case No. 6:13-cv-418 (E.D. Tex.)

Cheetah Omni, LLC v. USA, Case No. 1:11-cv-00255-FMA (Fed. Cl.)

CpuMate and Golden Sun News Co. v. NZXT, Inc., Case No. 2:13-cv-00499 (E.D. Tex.)

CpuMate and Golden Sun News Co. v. Zalman, Case No. 2:13-cv-00354 (E.D. Tex.)

CpuMate and Golden Sun News Co. v. Gigabyte, Case No. 2:14-cv-05256 (N.D. Cal.)

CpuMate and Golden Sun News Co. v. Gigabyte, Case No. 2:14-cv-03845 (N.D. Cal)

CpuMate and Golden Sun News Co. v. Apple, Case No. 2:13-cv-00269 (E.D. Tex.)

CpuMate Inc. v. NZXT, Case No. 2:13-cv-00499-JRG (E.D. Tex.)

CpuMate and Golden Sun News Co. v. Xigmatek, Case No. 2:14-cv-00206 (E.D. Tex.)

CpuMate and Golden Sun News Co. v. Xigmatek, Case No. 2:13-cv-00353 (E.D. Tex.)

CpuMate and Golden Sun News Co. v. Dell, Case No. 1:13-cv-01073 (E.D. Tex.)

CpuMate and Golden Sun News Co. v. CoolerMaster, Case No. 2:14-cv-05259 (N.D. Cal.)

CpuMate and Golden Sun News Co. v. CoolerMaster, Case No. 2:14-cv-01116 (N.D. Cal.)

CpuMate and Golden Sun News Co. v. Toshiba, Case No. 2:14-cv-00761 (N.D. Cal.)

CpuMate and Golden Sun News Co. v. Sony, Case No. 2:14-cv-03398 (N.D. Cal)

Fast Memory Erase LLC v. Spansion, et al. (N.D. Tex. 2008)

Front Row Technologies v. Kangaroo TV et al., 6:08-CV-00384 (E.D. Tex.)

Growing Technology LLC v. Broadcom, Case No. 2:14-cv-000649 (E.D. Tex.)

GSK Technologies, Inc. v. Schneider Electric, S.A., Schneider Electric Holdings, Inc. Eaton Electrical, Inc. and Square D Company, Case No. 6:06-cv-00361 (

Hilltop Technology v. AUO, Case No. 2:13-cv-00767 (E.D. Tex.)

Hilltop Technology v. HannStar, Case No. 2:14-cv-00590 (E.D. Tex.)

Hilltop Technology v. TPK America, Case No. 2:13-cv-00965 (E.D. Tex.)

Hilltop Technology v. Wintek, Case No. 2:13-cv-00964 (E.D. Tex.)

H-W Technology, L.C. vs Apple et al., Case No. 3:11-cv-00651-G (N.D. Tex)

H-W Technology, L.C. v. Pizza Hut (Yum), Case No. 3:13-cv-01921 (N.D. Tex)

H-W Technology, L.C. v. Domino’s Pizza, Case No. 3:13-cv-01922 (N.D. Tex)

H-W Technology, L.C. v. Papa John’s Pizza, Case No. 3:13-cv-01925 (N.D. Tex)

H-W Technology, L.C. v. Overstock.com, Case No.: 3:12-cv-00636-G

III v. Lucidworks, Case No. 2:13-cv-00222 (E.D. Tex.)

III v. Google, Case No. 2:13-cv-00393 (E.D. Tex.)

III v. Samsung, Case No. 2:13-cv-00544 (E.D. Tex.)

III v. Cisco, Case No. 2:13-cv-00707 (E.D. Tex.)

j2 Global Communications v. CallWave (C.D. Cal. 2004)

j2 Global Communications v. Venali,Inc. (C.D. Cal. 2004)

Johnson & Johnson Vision Care v. CIBA Vision Corporation (M.D. Fla. 2005)

MemsSmart v. Apple, Case No. 3:14-cv-2300 (E.D. Tex.)

MemsSmart v. AAC, Case No. 2:14-cv-1107 (E.D. Tex.)

MemsSmart v. Akustica, Case No. 2:14-cv-1108 (E.D. Tex.)

Nielsen v. Alcon Inc. and Alcon Laboratories (N.D. Tex. 2008)

Nilssen v. Genlyte Thomas Group (N.D. Ill. 2004)

NCKU v. Apple, Case No. 2:13-cv-00378 (E.D. Tex.)

NCKU v. Cisco, Case No. 2:13-cv-470 (E.D. Tex.)

NCKU v. Cree, Inc., Case No.: 2:13-cv-466 (E.D. Tex.)

NCKU v. Geo Semiconductor Inc., Case No. 2:13-cv-00380 (E.D. Tex.)

NCKU v. Intel, Case No.: 2:13-cv-442 (E.D. Tex.)

NCKU v. Nichia Corporation, Case No.: 2:13-cv-467 (E.D. Tex.)

NCKU v. Nokia, Case No.: 2:13-cv-464 (E.D. Tex.)

NCKU v. Philips, Case No.: 2:13-cv-453 (E.D. Tex.)

NCKU v. Samsung, Case No. 2:13-cv-452 (E.D. Tex.)

NCKU v. Seoul Semiconductor, Case No.: 2:13-cv-465 (E.D. Tex.)

NCKU v. Toshiba Corporation et al., Case No.: 2:13-cv-468 (E.D. Tex.)

NCKU v. Qualcomm, Case No.: 2:13-cv-469 (E.D. Tex.)

Shin-Shuoh Lin v. Recreational Equipment, Inc., Case No. 2:14-cv-0003 (E.D. Tex.)

Software Tree LLC v. Oracle, Case No. Case No. 6:08-cv-00126 (E.D. Tex)

Software Tree LLC v. Red Hat et al., Case No. 6:09-cv-00097 (E.D. Tex)

Thermo Finnigan v. Applera Corp. (D.Del. 2005)

Touchscreen Gestures LLC v. Acer, Case No. 6:13-cv-409 (E.D. Tex.)

Touchscreen Gestures v. Apple, Case No. 2:12-cv-00262 (E.D. Tex.), Case No. 3:13-cv-02759 (N.D. Cal.)

Touchscreen Gestures LLC v. Dell, Case No.: 6:13-cv-385 (E.D. Tex.)

Touchscreen Gestures v. Google, Case No. 2:12-cv-00601 (E.D. Tex.), Case No. 4:13-cv-02478 (N.D. Cal.)

Touchscreen Gestures LLC v. Hewlett Packard, Case No.: 6:13-cv-389 (E.D. Tex.)

Touchscreen Gestures v. HTC Inc. et al, Case No. 2:12-cv-00261(E.D. Tex.), Case No. 3:13-cv-01772 (N.D. Cal)

Touchscreen Gestures v. LG et al, Case No. 2:12-cv-00428 (E.D. Tex.)Case No. 3:13-cv-03442 (N.D. Cal.)

Touchscreen Gestures LLC v. Research In Motion Limited and Research In Motion Corporation, Case No. 2:12-cv-00262 (E.D. Tex.)

Touchscreen Gestures v. Samsung Electronics, et al, Case No. 2:12-cv-00260 (E.D. Tex.), Case No. 3:13-cv-02715 (N.D. Cal.)

Touchscreen Gestures v. Sony, Case No. 6:12-cv-601 (E.D. Tex.)

Touchscreen Gestures v. Viewsonic, Case No. 2:12-cv-00599 (E.D. Tex.), Case No. 3:13-cv-02758 (N.D. Cal.)

Touchscreen Gestures v. ZTE, Case No. 6:14-cv-00029 (E.D. Tex.)

Uniloc USA, Inc. v. Abbyy USA Software House, Inc., Case No. 6:09-cv-00538 (E.D. Tex.)

Uniloc USA, Inc. v. BCL Technologies et al., Case No. 6:10-cv-00018 (E.D. Tex.)

Uniloc USA, Inc. v. Cyberlink.com Corp. et al, Case No. 6:10-cv-00069 (E.D. Tex.)