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Patterson Intellectual Property Law is a leading intellectual property and technology law firm advising clients worldwide on protecting their inventions, innovations, brand, creations, and ideas. We advise on all aspects of the intellectual property life cycle, helping businesses and individuals develop, protect, enforce, and expand their patents, trademarks, copyrights, trade secrets, and technology through custom-tailored legal services. Our services and solutions are engineered to maximize impact for our clients’ business goals.

who we are

Patterson Intellectual Property Law features skilled attorneys with legal and practical experience in numerous industries. In addition to doctorates of law, most of our attorneys have technical degrees in fields such as chemistry, microbiology, neurobiology, mechanical engineering, electrical engineering, and petrochemicals.

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legal services

Patterson provides clients with a full range of IP and technology law services, including preparation, prosecution, litigation, enforcement, maintenance, licensing, and distribution. Whether your IP is a broad portfolio of global patents and trademarks or just a recent spark of brilliance, we can help you define, maintain, grow, and utilize your IP rights.

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industry experience

With over 291 years of combined experience, our firm has provided intellectual property services to countless technical industries from nanotechnology to biomedicine, to road construction equipment, consumer products, and even military weapons and gear.

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Recently Issued Patents ————————————————May 7, 2021

Patterson Intellectual Property Law is pleased to announce the following recently issued patents

Thinking of Rebranding Post-Pandemic? The ‘Tacking’ Doctrine May Say Otherwise

Many businesses are re-assessing and planning for an economic future after the disruption of the COVID-19 pandemic. One pathway to growth is corporate rebranding of a company name, logo, or design. Businesses looking to bridge historic brand recognition with a modern update should explore the legal doctrine of “tacking”.

“Should Federal Courts Consider Novelty and Non-Obviousness in Evaluating Whether an Individual Made an Inventive Contribution to a Patent?”

Whether the Federal Circuit erred in adopting a bright-line rule that the novelty and non-obviousness of an invention over alleged contributions that were already in the prior art are “not probative” of whether those alleged contributions were significant to conception.

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