We assist you to procure and enforce patents across a broad array of technologies including: internet, telecommunications, biomedical, food processing, spacecraft, and consumer products. Our team of lawyers, agents, engineers, and scientists will help you strategize so that your ideas and products are best protected.
Our team provides sound trademark advice to help protect your brands. We will work with you on all phases of trademark acquisition including searches, applications, filings, and representation before the Trademark Trial and Appeals Board (TTAB).
Programmers, Web Designers, Authors, Artists, and Musicians all need copyright applications to be properly filed with the United States Copyright Office to properly protect their creative works. Our office can help you secure this protection in a timely and cost-effective way.
Intellectual Property litigation requires counsel that is experienced in all aspects of preparing a solid claim of infringement to asserting the proper defenses. Our firm counsels clients on meritorious infringement claims to analyzing the risk and cost of defending claims of infringement.
US Patent No. 9,596,836 issued to Smith Root, Inc.
Favorable Copyright Infringement Settlement
For the last nine plus years, our company has utilized the services of J. Curtis Edmondson for management of our IP portfolio. We have been consistently impressed with the high level of service and support that we have received. IP management is critical to our business and we feel it is in good hands.
Curtis is a registered patent attorney with an extensive background in technology and law. While at Hughes Aircraft he worked on the Venus Radar Mapper. After that he founded one of the first web ventures in 1997 in San Francisco. Curtis has since helped numerous manufacturing, telecommunications, and start-up companies build their patent portfolios. Curtis litigates in California, Washington, and in other jurisdictions. He has Master's and Bachelor's degrees in Electrical Engineering and is a licensed Professional Engineer.
Anitha is an experienced patent agent with Ph.D., Master's, and Bachelor's degrees in Chemistry. Her expertise is in the field of inorganic chemistry and she has previously worked for General Electric. Anitha gained extensive experience working in India and Japan before moving to Oregon with her husband and two children.
Kiren is a registered patent attorney with experience in IP licensing, technology transactions, and working with start-up companies. She has a PhD in Neuroscience and her scientific career focused on neurodegenerative conditions. After leaving academic science, Kiren worked as a technology transfer professional at the Salk Institute for Biological Studies in California and continued her consultation work with biotech companies in San Diego. Originally from the UK, Kiren moved to California in 2007, then fell in love with Oregon after a weekend trip and moved here with her husband and two dogs.