Representative Clients

The Boeing Company

Cypress Semiconductor Corporation

Dell Inc.

Intermolecular, Inc.

KLA Tencor Corporation

Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratories

MobiTV, Inc.

Reel Solar, Inc.

The Regents of the University of California 

RGB Spectrum, Inc.

and other emerging companies and entities.


95011783Patent Portfolio Development
Patent application preparation and prosecution. Counseling on strategic allocation of resources for optimal portfolio development. Preparation of claims of appropriate scope to obtain protection for anticipated competing products and services.

Trademark And Trade Secret Portfolio Development
Trademark prosecution and monitoring. Trade secret policy development.

Patent Mining And Patentable Idea Generation
Analysis of early stage products, services, and ideas to identify patentable material. Identification of anticipated technology areas of interest and generation of patentable ideas with engineering and business resources.

Foreign Filing And Prosecution
Coordination with foreign associates in preparation and prosecution of patent applications in a variety of jurisdictions.

Representation of clients in reexamination proceedings before the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office. Coordination with outside litigation counsel.

Design Around, Freedom To Operate, And Validity Analysis
Analysis of identified intellectual property for design around and freedom to operate purposes. Validity analysis of competitor patents.

Patent Analysis And Patent Opinions
Preparation of non-infringement and invalidity opinions for use in litigation. 

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