Casey Kempner is an associate in the Intellectual Property Litigation Practice Group in the Orange County office of Haynes and Boone, LLP.
Prior to becoming an attorney, Casey worked in the biotech industry. He was integral in the development of an acetaminophen point-of-care medical device for a large San Diego biotech company. Additionally, he helped improve the sensitivity of the company's heart attack detection products. Casey also worked as a scientist in Orange County for a start-up company developing technology to aid in the detection of biological warfare agents and other antigens.
- 2013 Orange County Bar Foundation, Associate Board Member
- State Bar of California
- Orange County Bar Association
08/03/2012 - CLS Bank and Bancorp: Back to Back Federal Circuit Decisions Offer Different Conclusions on Patentability
The issue of whether particular inventions include “patent eligible” subject matter under § 101 of the patent statute has become highly controversial in recent years, raising questions with high economic stakes and profound legal and philosophical implications. Twice the Supreme Court has entered the fray, first in Bilski v. Kappos
in 2010, and earlier this year in Mayo Collaborative Services v. Prometheus Laboratories, Inc.