Erik Olson is a senior associate in Farella Braun + Martel’s Intellectual Property Litigation Department, where his practice focuses on intellectual property litigation.
Mr. Olson litigates patent, copyright, trademark, trade dress, and right of publicity infringement actions, as well as disputes over licensing royalties and ownership of intellectual property. He also litigates complex commercial disputes and counsels clients on licensing of intellectual property. His cases have involved biotechnology, WiFi, USB, Android software and other technologies relating to smartphones and tablet computers. He has represented clients in all aspects of arbitration and litigation, including Markman, summary judgment, and trial, where he has examined lay and expert witnesses.
Mr. Olson has been named to the list of Northern California Rising Stars by Super Lawyers in the field of Intellectual Property Litigation for 2013-2016.