About Yar Chaikovsky is well regarded in the California market and peers and clients alike recognize his IP litigation practice. His fields of experience include semiconductor, communications, network and computer technologies. He achieved a stunning win for Yahoo! in a jury trial against Bedrock Computer in the Tyler Division of the Eastern District of Texas, a patent litigation hotspot which many regard as plaintiff friendly. It was the first defense verdict in a patent infringement matter in this division since 2007. He recently represented HTC in ITC and district court patent infringement cases.