Richard Sterba

Richard Sterba

Richard Sterba , a principal in the Washington, D.C., office of Fish & Richardson P.C., leads, manages and tries complex patent cases in U.S. district courts, from the Eastern District of Virginia to the Southern District of California, and the U.S. International Trade Commission (ITC). Experienced in all phases of litigation, his specialty is handling and trying cases at the ITC, having worked on nearly thirty Section 337 investigations, including more than a dozen trials. Mr. Sterba has received several accolades for his ITC trial experience, including having been named a Law360 International Trade Rising Star and having been recognized by The Legal 500 for his impressive ITC experience and track record. Beyond his trial work, he also has successfully argued a case to the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit obtaining complete vindication for a small business owner whose entire business had previously been permanently enjoined.


Posts by Richard Sterba


Expanding Access to the ‘100-Day’ Program: ITC Announces Pilot Program Authorizing Interim Initial Determinations

Since the Supreme Court restricted access to permanent injunctions in eBay v. MercExchange, LLC, more and more patent owners have flocked to the International Trade Commission (ITC) …
By Richard Sterba & Kyle Fleming
6 months ago 0