09 August 2017
Tokyo
Reporter: Barney Dixon

Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton hires patent associate


Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton has hired Tetsuya Yaguchi as an associate in its Intellectual Property Department.

Yaguchi focuses on patent counselling, licensing and infringement in Japan and will be based in the firm's Tokyo office.

He works in a wide range of industries, including semiconductors, computer software and electronics.

Yaguchi previously worked as senior director of business development at Acacia Research Group and before that, in the IP division of Renesas Electronics.

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