Patent Portfolio Monetization: Key Considerations for Companies in 2018 and Beyond

Broadcast Date: Tuesday, February 20, 2018 from 3:00 pm to 4:30 pm (ET)
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About Knobbe, Martens, Olson & Bear, LLP

Knobbe Martens is one of America's largest Intellectual Property firms —a team of smart, aggressive attorneys, scientists and technical experts committed to promoting and protecting innovation.

About Oblon, McClelland, Maier & Neustadt, LLP

Oblon is headquartered within steps of the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO), and has an affiliate office in Tokyo, Japan. Oblon is one of the largest law firms in the United States focused exclusively on intellectual property law, with a patent prosecution practice that has obtained more U.S. utility patents than any other firm in the world for over 27 consecutive years.

Oblon’s IP Transactions group assists clients in a wide variety of projects: from acquisition or sale of intellectual property and due diligence in such deals, to licensing technology to or from other parties, to the development of internal documents and procedures for capturing and managing all forms of intellectual property. Oblon’s attorneys also collaborate with clients in identifying and taking advantage of opportunities to expand or exploit the client’s intellectual property rights.

With a business-minded approach, combined with the technical capability of its attorneys, Oblon is able to provide comprehensive transactional intellectual property services needed to succeed in the highly competitive world market. This comprehensive service is complemented by Oblon’s extensive experience in patent and trademark prosecution, which permits it to expertly counsel clients on issues that could value or devalue IP portfolios.

In addition to its renowned patent prosecution practice, the firm has a precedent-setting litigation practice, with extensive knowledge and experience in all aspects of complex intellectual property litigation involving patent, industrial design and trade secret disputes.  Additionally, the firm's post-grant practitioners are some of the most experienced in the country. The Group routinely recovers patent portfolios made subject to post-grant disputes as a result of high-profile, concurrent litigation valued at hundreds of millions of dollars.