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Charles Koole
CHARLES KOOLE “I strive to handle my clients’ cases strategically and efficiently by focusing on the details that matter most.”

Charles Koole

Partner

Los Angeles (main)

t: 310.282.6206
f: 310.785.3506
ckoole@glaserweil.com

Charles Koole

Partner

Los Angeles (main)

Charles Koole, a partner in Glaser Weil’s Intellectual Property Litigation Department, focuses his practice primarily on patent litigation matters, including district court litigation, appeals, ITC investigations, and AIA proceedings, such as IPRs, CBMs and PGRs, in the computer software and hardware, telecommunications and consumer electronics fields.

Mr. Koole’s recent successes in patent litigation matters include:

Oplus Technologies, Ltd. v. VIZIO, Inc., Case No. 2:12-cv-5707 (C.D. Cal.)

Mr. Koole was second in command at Glaser Weil as part of a team representing defendant VIZIO which obtained summary judgment of noninfringement of both asserted patents and summary judgment of invalidity of one of the asserted patents under 35 U.S.C. § 102 for anticipation by the prior art.

Lochner Technologies, LLC v. Apple Inc., et al., Case No. 8:12-cv-1659 (C.D. Cal.)

Mr. Koole was again second in command at Glaser Weil as part of a team representing defendant VIZIO which obtained summary judgment of invalidity of the asserted patent for lack of adequate written description under 35 U.S.C. § 112, ¶ 1 and failure to claim what the applicants regarded as their invention under 35 U.S.C. § 112, ¶ 2.

JVC Kenwood Corporation v. Arcsoft, Inc., et al., Case No. 2:12-cv-3662 (C.D. Cal.)

Mr. Koole was part of a team representing defendant Nero Inc. which obtained summary judgment of noninfringement of nine patents due to patent exhaustion and express contractual release.

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Previously, Mr. Koole was also second chair at trial for Defendant Intrado Inc., winning a complete defense victory for Intrado in a trial over patent infringement and indemnity issues involving telecommunications patents and their application to routing wireless telephone calls.

Mr. Koole received his law degree from the University of Southern California Gould School of Law, where he served as a staff member and later notes editor for the Southern California Review of Law and Social Justice. Mr. Koole received bachelor’s degrees in computer science and mathematics from Calvin College. Mr. Koole is registered to practice before the United States Patent and Trademark Office.

Outside the Firm, Mr. Koole is an avid hockey fan.

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