Amy M. Dudash is a litigator who concentrates her practice on handling intellectual property (IP), complex commercial, and antitrust disputes for clients across a broad range of industries from inception through trial and appeals. Amy litigates class actions and cases involving patents, trademarks, trade secrets, and copyrights. She has helped plaintiffs and defendants navigate through commercial disputes and intellectual property litigation in federal and state courts throughout the United States and in international arbitration.
Amy also maintains an active pro bono practice, having co-first chaired a federal jury trial for a pro bono client alleging constitutional violations and tort claims. Prior to joining Morgan Lewis, she was a law clerk to Judge Leonard P. Stark of the US District Court for the District of Delaware.
Secured Third Circuit affirmance of seven-figure bench trial victory on behalf of reflective insulation manufacturer against former US exclusive distributor for breach of contract, willful trademark infringement, and fraud.
Defended market-leading analytics firm against claim of patent infringement involving a tax return import tool in the District of Delaware.
Represented manufacturer of a hemophilia treatment in protecting its intellectual property rights in an ANDA action in the District of Delaware.
Secured dismissal of putative class actions under Section 1 and 2 of the Sherman Act regarding Brent Crude Oil in the Southern District of New York.
Defended a mobile device manufacturer against claims of patent infringement involving video call functionalities and precoding signals for multiple-input-multiple-output antennas in the District of Delaware.
Represented technology manufacturers in a predatory pricing antitrust and patent infringement action involving drone technology in the District of Delaware.
Represented a leading university in an action involving alleged breaches of material transfer agreements and patent infringement relating to client’s cancer treatment in the Eastern District of Pennsylvania.
Represented a non-profit organization that administers standardized tests in copyright infringement and breach of contract actions in the Northern District of California and Eastern District of Pennsylvania.
Defended one of the world's largest toy retailers in actions asserting Lanham Act and related state law claims in the District of Colorado and the District of New Jersey.
Defended a global educational textbook publisher against claims of copyright infringement brought by individual photographers and licensing agencies in federal courts throughout the country.
Defended a regional bank against putative class action alleging bid-rigging under Sherman Act Section 1 in connection with the sale of tax lien certificates in the District of New Jersey.
Represented an individual and corporation in connection with a proceeding before the Federal Election Commission.
Villanova University School of Law, 2011, J.D., magna cum laude
Duquesne University, 2008, B.A., cum laude
District of Columbia
US Court of Appeals for Ninth Circuit
US District Court for the District of Delaware
US District Court for the District of New Jersey
US District Court for the Western District of Pennsylvania
US District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania
Clerkship to Judge Leonard P. Stark of the US District Court for the District of Delaware (2011 - 2012)
Awards and Affiliations
Member, Order of the Coif
Recipient, Stephen P. Frankino Distinguished Service Award for Outstanding Administrative & Editorial Contributions to Law Review (2011)
Recipient, ABA/BNA Award for Excellence in the Study of Health Law (2011)
Member, Board of Directors and Finance Committee, Mighty Writers