Edward L. Tulin

Bio

Ed Tulin concentrates his practice on complex litigation and arbitration involving patents, copyrights, and other intellectual property and technology matters. Mr. Tulin regularly supports the firm’s transactional practice with counseling on licensing and IP diligence matters. Mr. Tulin also is admitted to practice before the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office, where he has been involved with reexamination, interference and inter partes review proceedings.

Mr. Tulin has assisted in numerous matters, including:

  • defending a major U.S. bank in a patent infringement suit involving business method patents in the District of Delaware;
  • representing a New York Medical School in a breach of contract action relating to H1N1 vaccine technology in New York Supreme Court, Commercial Division;
  • an international patent arbitration involving drug-eluting stent technology;
  • representing three companies in a patent infringement suit involving high-speed industrial molding machines in the Eastern District of Wisconsin;
  • defending a U.S. manufacturer of mechanically locking laminate flooring products in patent litigation in the Eastern District of Wisconsin; and
  • representing a clean energy start-up in Lanham Act and state unfair competition claims arising out of false assertions of patent ownership and royalty rights in the Eastern District of Michigan.

Mr. Tulin also has an extensive pro bono practice, which has included representation of clients seeking asylum and clients seeking Social Security disability benefits, as well as amicus work for the Innocence Project.

Credentials

Education

  • J.D., The University of Texas School of Law, 2006
  • B.S., University of Houston, 2003

Admissions

  • New York
  • U.S. Patent and Trademark Office
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit
  • U.S. District Court for the Eastern and Southern Districts of New York
  • U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Wisconsin
  • U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Michigan

Experience

  • Law Clerk, Hon. Christopher J. Burke, U.S. District Court for the District of Delaware (2011-2012)

Edward L. Tulin

Associate, Intellectual Property Litigation
edward.tulin@skadden.com