Stuart’s practice focuses on business and intellectual property litigation, including patent, copyright and trademark infringement, unfair competition, trade secret misappropriation, breach of contract, and business torts.
Stuart has litigated patent infringement cases involving a variety of arts and processes, including data compression techniques, medical device design, electronic circuitry, and semiconductor processes and products. In addition to patent cases, he has litigated several cases in the areas of copyright, trademark infringement, trade secret misappropriation, breaches of license and other agreements, Internet issues and unfair competition.
Stuart has tried jury and bench trials and argued appeals in both federal and state courts. Stuart’s practice includes mediation and arbitration. He has served as a judicial arbitrator and settlement judge pro tem of the Santa Clara County Superior Court.