Anthony A. Tomaselli - Quarles & Brady LLP

Anthony A. Tomaselli

Listed in Best Lawyers since 2013

Anthony Tomaselli is a commercial litigator with substantial experience in all types of intellectual property disputes including patent, trademark, trade secret, copyright, licensing and restrictive covenant disputes. He has represented clients in state and federal courts from Delaware to California. His experience includes:
  • Representation of biotechnology company in a patent infringement lawsuit. Obtained jury verdict of invalidity of patent asserted against client.

  • Representation of pharmaceutical company in a patent dispute. Obtained judgment of invalidity of patent asserted against client and no liability under patent license at issue.

  • Representation of plastic injection mold manufacturer in patent infringement case. Obtained judgment of infringement for client against one of the nation’s largest manufacturers of appliances.

  • Representation of a bicycle designer and distributor in a patent infringement suit. Obtained judgment of non-infringement for client.

  • Representation of an accused patent infringer in a declaratory judgment action asserting invalidity of the software patent at issue. Obtained settlement of matter without payment of any compensation based on prior art found prior to the filing of declaratory judgment action.

  • Representation of plastic injection mold manufacturer in a patent infringement suit. Obtained summary judgment for client dismissing all patent claims against client.

  • Representation of various companies threatened with patent infringement by and/or sued by non-practicing entities (“patent trolls”).

  • Representation of technology transfer institution in patent license matter. Obtained jury verdict for client for unpaid royalties and a declaration of ownership of technology at issue.

  • Representation of a software company in a lawsuit invoking a most favored nation provision in a patent license agreement. Obtained a judgment invoking provision in favor of client and awarding client attorneys’ fees.

  • Representation of manufacturer of electric turbine silencer equipment in trade secret case. Obtained consent judgment in favor of manufacturer barring use by other party of trade secret information and materials owned by manufacturer.

  • Representation of a software company in a trade secret misappropriation suit. Obtained judgment dismissing trade secret claims against client.

  • Representation of securities brokerage firm. Obtained injunctive relief prohibiting a broker from using brokerage firm’s confidential information to compete against brokerage firm.

  • Representation of an insurance company in trademark infringement action. Obtained permanent injunction prohibiting defendant from using mark at issue, ownership of domain name previously used by defendant and attorneys’ fees.

  • Representation of companies in trademark opposition matters.

  • Representation of builders, architects and designers in copyright infringement matters.

  • Representation of State of Wisconsin as a Special Prosecutor.

University of Wisconsin–MadisonBS 1984University of Wisconsin–MadisonJ.D. 1988

Office Location

33 East Main Street, Suite 900
Madison, WI 53703-3095
United States

Lawyer of the Year Awards

2014 Lawyer of the Year in Litigation - Intellectual Property of the Madison Metro Area
Anthony A. Tomaselli has earned a Lawyer of the Year award for 2014!

Practice Areas

Litigation - Intellectual Property