Benjamin Deming’s practice focuses on litigation, patent, trademark and unfair competition matters. Drawing on his background in physics, Ben has significant expertise in handling a variety of technology matters and has represented some of the nation’s largest companies in technology disputes involving medical devices, cellular telephone standards, wireless technology, consumer electronics, and advanced combustion fuel systems. He is also a registered patent attorney with expertise in patent prosecution, IPR practice, and ITC proceedings.
Most recently, he acted as first and second chair in multiple jury trials, securing complete victory for his clients.
Prior to joining Rutan, Ben practiced in the Los Angeles offices of DNL Zito, Howrey LLP and Zuber & Taillieu LLP. He is proficient in Japanese and has been on the core team for several litigation matters involving Asian brands and companies.
Areas of Expertise
- Patent litigation
- Patent prosecution
- Trademark litigation
- Business litigation
- Unfair competition
- Medical Devices
- Cellular Telephone Standards
- Wireless Technology
- Consumer Electronics
- Advanced combustion fuel systems
- Online commerce
News & Insights
“Revisiting Patent Opinions of Counsel on Induced Infringement,” Orange County Business Journal, July 2015
Awards & Affiliations
Awards & Honors
California Super Lawyers, Rising Stars Edition, 2009-2016
Memberships & Associations
- Board member, J. Reuben Clark Law Society, Orange County Chapter
- Ambassador Committee Co-Chair, Los Angeles Intellectual Property Association