PATENTS
Utility, Design and Plant Patents

  • Strategically harvest inventions to identify those that are potentially patentable

  • Search for and analyze relevant prior art, and counsel clients on the potential patentability of inventions

  • Prepare, file, and prosecute patent applications in the USPTO and in the patent offices of foreign countries

  • Search for and analyze relevant in-force patents and counsel clients on any potential infringement issues with respect to their proposed or existing product or process designs, and counsel clients with respect to any possible technical product design arounds to avoid infringement, and provide this advice in detailed written opinions such as “patent validity” and “freedom-to-operate” opinions