Yasuko Kawakami
Court Translator & Business Communication Specialist

SAMPLE DEPOSITIONS

Intellectual Property Matters:
In the Matter of Certain Sintered Rare Earth Magnets, Method of Making Same and Products Containing Same
(Sintered Rare Earth Magnets. Hitachi Metal Company Witnesses. Guam. 2013)
Hired by Mr. Andrew R. Kopsidas of Fish & Richardson P.C.  
ITC 337-TA-855

Certain Coenzyme Q10 Products and Method of Making Same
(Co Q-10. Kaneka Corp. & Mitsubishi Gas Company Witnesses. Osaka. 2012)
Hired by Mr. Rasheed McWilliams of Adli Law Group P.C.
ITC No. 337-TA-790

Renesas Technology v. SanDisk
(Flash Memory. Hitachi Ltd. Witnesses, Honolulu. 2005)
Hired by Mr. Steven Baik of Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati

Randall M. Beck, et al. v. Hexcel Corporation, et al. 
(Carbon Fiber. Honolulu & Hong Kong. 2006 & 2007)  
Hired by Mr. Kevin Kieffer of Ross, Dixon & Bell, LLP.

Tyco Healthcare Group LP, et al. v. Medrad, Inc.
(Medical Equipment. Honolulu. 2007)  
Hired by Mr. Robert J. Walters of Sutherland, Asbill & Brennan      

Takeda Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd. et al. v. Teva Pharmaceuticals USA, Inc.
(Benzimidazole. Osaka. 2007)
Hired by Mr. Jeffrey J. Toney of Sutherland, Asbill & Brennan

Yuyama Manufacturing Co., Ltd. v. JVM Co., Ltd.
(Tablet Feeder. Honolulu & Osaka. 2007)
Hired by Mr. Chong H. Roh of Park Law Firm

Wacom Co., Ltd., et al. v. Hanvon Corporation, et al.
(Coordinate Data Input Device. Honolulu & Hong Kong. 2007)
Hired by Mr. Harold H. Davis, Jr. of K & L Gates LLP
CV-06-5701 RJB

In the Matter of Certain Components For Installation of Marine Pilots With GPS Or IMU
(Marine Auto Navigation. Furuno Electric Witnesses. Virginia. 2011)
Hired by Mr. Quentin R. Corrie of Birch Stewart Kolasch Birch LLP
ITC No. 337-TA-738  

Intellectual Ventures I LLC, et al. v. Hynix Semiconductor Inc., et al.  &  In the Matter of Certain Dynamic Access Memory and NAND Flash Memory Devices and Product Containing Same
(Dynamic Random Access Memory. Elpida Memory, Inc. Witnesses. Tokyo. 2012)   
Hired by Ms. Rose Cordero Prey of Kenyon and Kenyon LLP (New York)
1:10-cv-01066-SLR-MPT (Delaware)  &  ITC No. 337-TA-803

Paltalk Holdings v. Sony Computer Entertainment America, Inc. et al.
(Multiplayer Online Gaming on Play Station 3. Osaka. 2011)
Hired by Mr. Douglas R. Wilson of Heim Payne & Chorush LLP  
2:09-cv-274-DF-CE (E. Texas)

In the Matter of Certain Toner Cartridges and Components Thereof
(Toner Cartridge. Canon Witnesses. Osaka. 2010)
Hired by Mr. Gary Hnath of Mayer Brown, LLP
ITC No. 337-TA-731  

MedioStream, Inc. v. Microsoft Corp. v. MedioStream, Inc. v. Acer America Corp., et al.
(Sony Witness. Osaka. 2010)
Hired by Mr. Daniel M. Forman of Goodwin Procter LLP
2:o5-cv-369 (S. Texas)

Enova Technology Corporation v. Initio Corporation, et al.
(Hardware Encryption/Decryption. Buffalo Witnesses. Tokyo. 2012)
Hired by Mr. Theis Finlev of Fenwick & West LLP
1:10-cv-00004-LPS (California)   

In the Matter of Certain Large Scale Integrated Circuit Semiconductor Chips and Products Containing Same
(Large Scale IC Semiconductor Chips. Panasonic Witnesses. Osaka. 2010)
Hired by Ms. Stacy A. Baim of Jones Day
ITC No. 337-TA-716  

In the Matter of Certain Machine Vision Software, Machine Vision Systems, And Products Containing Same
(Medical Equipment. Omron Corporation Witness. 2010)
Hired by Omron Corporation
ITC No. 337-TA-680

In the Matter of Certain Multimedia Display And Navigation Devices And Systems
(Auto Navigation System. Pioneer Corporation Witnesses. Osaka. 2010)
Hired by the law firm that represented Garmin Ltd.
ITC No. 337-TA-694

Darrin Lingle, et al. v. Hitachi Home Electronics, et al.
(Television. Hitachi Ltd.’s Witnesses. Tokyo. 2010)
Hired by Lange & Koncius, LLP
08-cv-1746 DMS (NLS) (S. California)

In the Matter of Certain Integrated Circuits, Chipsets And Products, Containing Same
(IC Chipsets. Panasonic Witnesses. Osaka. 2010)
Hired by Bracewell & Giuliani LLP
ITC No. 337-TA-909

In the Matter of Certain Display Devices, Including Digital Televisions And Monitors
(Sony Witnesses. Osaka. 2010)
Hired by Sidley Austin LLP & Chimei Innolux
ITC No. 337-TA-713  

In the Matter of Certain Components For Installation of Marine Pilots With GPS or IMU
(Auto Pilot. Furuno Electric’s Witnesses. Seoul. 2011)
Hired by Mr. Quentin R. Corrie of Birch Stewart Kolasch Birch LLP
ITC No. 337-TA-738

General Electric Co. v. Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Ltd., et al.
(Wind Turbines. Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Ltd’s Witnesses. Osaka. 2010)
Hired by Weil Gotshal & Manges LLP
3:3:10-cv-00276-F

Convolve, Inc. v. Dell Inc., et al.
(Hitachi Ltd’s Witnesses. Honolulu. 2011)
Hired by Robins Kaplan Miller & Ciresi L.L.P. 

Patent Harbor LLC v. Audiovox Corp., et al.
(DVD Recorders/Players & Computer w. Certain DVD Functions. Toshiba Corporation Witnesses. Funai Corporation Witnesses. Osaka. 2012)
Hired by Mr. Russell Wong of Wong, Cabello, Lutsch, Rutherford & Brucculeri, LLP
6:10-cv-00361-LED (Texas, Tyler Div.)

Creative Integrated Systems, Inc. v. Nintendo of America, Inc., et al.

(Nintendo Witness. Osaka. 2012)
Hired by Mr. Todd G. Vare of Barnes & Thornburgh LLP (Indianapolis)

In the Matter of Certain Consumer Electronics And Display Devices And Products Containing Same
(LCD Panels, LCD Modules Reality Synthesizer. Sony Corporation Witnesses. Tokyo. 2012)
Hired by Mr. Drew DeVoogd of Mintz, Levin, Cohn, Ferris, Glavsky and Popeo PC
ITC No. 337-TA-836

Ericsson v. D-Link Systems, et al.
(IEEE Standards, Wi-Fi Alliances, Raised Cosine Function. WLAN Data Transmission and Processing. Toshiba Witnesses. Osaka. 2012)
Hired by Mr. Justin Nemunaitis of McKool Smith, PC
10-cv-473 (E. Texas)

Positive Technologies Inc. v. Toshiba America Consumer Products, LLC et al.
(Television. Toshiba Witnesses. Seoul. 2008)
Hired by Mr. Jeffrey H. Nelson of Nixon & Vanderhey P.C.
2-07-cv-67-TJW

Honeywell v. Minolta Camera, et al.
(Auto Flash & Auto Focus. Osaka, Tokyo & San Francisco. 1989 -1991)
Hired by Mr. Michael V. Ciresi of Robins Kaplan Miller & Ciresi

Other Matters:
United States of America v. Rachel Yould
(Scholarship Fraud. Keio Univ. Professor Witness. Osaka. 2010)
Hired by United States Attorney’s Office 
United States District (Alaska)

Thermal Solutions v. Imura International USA, Inc.
(Business Transaction. Witness Preparation. Osaka. 2010)
Hired by Imura International
08-cv-2220-JWL-DJW (Kansas)

Yokeno v. Sekiguchi, et al.
(Corporate/Property Transactions. Osaka. Guam. Tokyo 2009-2010)
Hired by Mr. Carlos Taitano of Taitano & Taitano, LLP
01:09-cv-00020 (Guam)

Shimizu Corporation v. Dow Roofing Systems, LLC
(Roofing System & TPO Membranes. Shimizu Corporation and Other Witnesses. Osaka. 2012)
Hired by Ms. Meredith T. White of Barnes & Thornburgh LLP (Defendant) & Mr. James B. Re of Sally & Fitch LLP (Plaintiff)

License Negotiations & Meetings:

H. International and F. Company
(Marine Auto-Navigation System Patents. Los Angeles. 2010)
Hired by Harness Dickey & Pierce, PLC 

H. International and F. Company
(Marine Auto-Navigation System Patents. Oregon. 2010)
Hired by Harness Dickey & Pierce, PLC 

A Company and 3 Japan Corporations
(Tokyo & Osaka. 2009-Present)
Consumer Electronics, Wireless Communication, Audio/Visual Patents, etc.

B Company and 1 Japan Corporation
(Kyoto. 2013)
Mobil Phone and Wireless Communication Patents
Hired by Merrill Corporation Asia, Hong Kong