IP Administrative Proceedings

Our attorneys are skilled at navigating the challenges of administrative proceedings pertaining to patents and trademarks. Combining a detailed knowledge of patent and trademark prosecution with advocacy skills honed in litigation, we are skilled at opposing or defending administrative actions, having handled dozens of successful proceedings before Trademark Trial and Appeal Board (TTAB), as well as proceedings before the Patent Trial and Appeal Board (PTAB).

Our skills and services include:

  • Challenging patents and defending challenges in Inter partes review, Post Grant Review, and Covered Business Method Review before the PTAB;
  • Appeals to the PTAB from final rejections of patents;
  • Opposition and cancellation proceedings before the TTAB;
  • Appeals to the TTAB from final refusals to register trademarks.