IP Strategies & Portfolio Management
Our firm assists with all aspects of IP law, using our significant experience in the creation, management, and enforcement of patent and trademark portfolios, and our experience in complex litigation matters.
The members of our firm have a wide range of expertise in various high-technology disciplines. Our clients benefit from our broad spectrum of technical degrees, real-world engineering experience, litigation experience, and years of IP-focused legal practice.
News & Noteworthy
The PTO Adds Publications Regarding Key Decisions in Functional Claiming
The PTO website continues has augmented its identification of key PTAB with “Key Decisions in Functional Claiming." Read more at the link.
Marking your products can be an important aspect of protecting your business and enforcing your patents.
Functional Claiming Under U.S. Patent Law
Uncertainty surrounding functional claim limitations has generated tension due to seemingly contradictory positions taken by both the courts and the PTO.
Another Shift in the Law
Is inducement of patent infringement now easier (for NPEs and others) to prove?
Addressing Inventor Issues via the AIA
The America Invents Act offers provisions useful to address patent ownership and declaration requirements, mitigating potential inventor issues.
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