Patent Law

A patent is a set of exclusive rights granted by a government entity to an inventor or assignee for a limited period of time. Our patent attorneys prepare and prosecute domestic and foreign patent applications for clients in the pharmaceutical, life sciences, automotive, technology, and higher education industries. We handle patent prosecution, appeals, reexaminations, and patent portfolio management.

  • Defended boat windshield manufacturer in patent infringement action
  • Defended automotive supplier against patent infringement
  • Defended Tier 1 automotive supplier in patent litigation involving universal garage door opener technology
  • Defended fiberglass manufacturer in patent/trade secret infringement action
  • Defended manufacturer in appeal of patent infringement action
  • Design patent and trade dress rights
  • Trade secret lawsuits
  • Successfully defended automotive supplier in patent infringement action; validated 2 patents on summary judgment and another after trial.
  • Trademark and Patent Filings
  • Patent Prosecution: Drafted, prepared, filed and prosecuted numerous patent applications for major automotive suppliers
  • Represented biotech company and university in patent infringement/inventorship action.
  • Prevailed at trial in a multi-million dollar patent case for an automotive manufacturing client, invalidating the last of three patents that had been asserted against client.
  • Defended manufacturer of roofing staple device in patent litigation
  • Defended manufacturer in trade dress and patent infringement lawsuit
  • Defended fastener corporation-patent licensee in two companion actions alleging patent and trademark infringement, and misappropriation of trade secrets.
  • Defended manufacturer in patent infringement action
  • Represented research and development company in patent inventorship dispute.
  • Defend manufacturer in patent infringement case