Matt Acosta Moderates Panel at Eastern District of Texas Bench Bar Conference


Jackson Walker partner Matt C. Acosta moderated a panel at the 2018 Eastern District of Texas Bench Bar Conference on October 18, 2018, in Plano, Texas. The panel discussion centered on the topic of “Extra-territorial Perspectives: From Remedies in US Courts for Acts Occurring in Whole or in Part Outside the US to Obtaining Discovery from Abroad.” The panel included Kenneth Korea, Samsung Senior VP and Head of US IP Center; Ivan Wang, TSMC Senior Counsel; Christopher Kennerly of Paul Hastings; and Ranganath Sudarshan of Covington & Burling LLP.

One of the largest of its kind nationally, the Bench Bar Conference brought together practicing attorneys, judges, and industry experts to discuss issues in patent law and intellectual property that are unique to the EDTX. For more information, visit the Eastern District of Texas Bar Association website.


Meet Matt

Dallas partner Matt C. Acosta advises clients on a variety of commercial issues, including effective management of e-discovery costs, developing practical expert witness strategies, and navigating the practices of Federal Courts. Though based in Texas, Matt has litigated intellectual property cases throughout the country and has argued before the Judicial Panel on Multi-District Litigation. He has represented and advised a variety of clients including Fortune 500 companies in the consumer electronics, biomedical, internet service, mobile application, and telecommunication technology spaces. Matt is a founding member of Jackson Walker’s Artificial Intelligence and Blockchain & Cryptoassets practice groups.