Intellectual Property

Patent Prosecution, Portfolio Management & Commercialization

A substantial part of our practice is related to patent preparation and prosecution, portfolio management, product clearance and legal opinions. The areas in which we practice include: electrical engineering and electronics, chemistry and material science, life sciences and biotechnology and mechanical engineering. We represent a variety of companies and individuals across a range of industries, including:

  • Academic and research institutions
  • Biotechnology, chemical and material science
  • Life sciences, pharmaceuticals and medical devices
  • Healthcare IT
  • Consumer products
  • Food, beverage and agriculture
  • Energy and green technologies
  • Nanotechnology
  • Semiconductors
  • Electronics, computers, software, and information technology
  • Digital and social media
  • Internet
  • Telecommunications
  • Financial and business services
  • Industrial equipment and manufacturing
  • Mechanical and robotics
  • Specialty metals and ceramics

Design Patents

We also counsel clients on protecting the form, appearance, style, or design of articles of manufacturer. We have successfully filed design patents for a wide range of industrial designs and product designs across many industries, including apparel, consumer products, glassware, medical devices, packaging for consumer products and sporting goods. We have experience managing design patent portfolios, coordinating global design strategies and litigating design patents.