Intellectual Property Rights

Our expertise in Intellectual Property Rights spans all areas that relate to patents:

  • The patenting process itself including application, prosecution and grant
  • Inventor support for distilling the best possible patentable matter out of an invention
  • Employee inventions as a source of intellectual property and the required corporate process
  • Patent portfolio management, value/quality metrics, life cycle tracking
  • Patent monetization strategies including licensing
  • Litigation as a threat and as an opportunity
  • Infringement analysis for risk management or offensive preparation
  • Creation and analysis of claimcharts in written or oral negotiations and proceedings
  • Design-around creation as means of risk mitigation