ADD&G obtains patents in a broad range of technology areas for its clients. ADD&G has consistently been named by the trade journal, Intellectual Property Today, as one of the top 100 patent firms in the country, based on actual numbers of patents issued in a calendar year. A Florida patent lawyer from our team counsels clients in all aspects of patent law, including obtaining patents for inventions, asserting patent rights against infringers, defending against patent infringement allegations, and licensing patents. In addition, with the enactment of the Leahy-Smith America Invents Act, ADD&G also assists clients with supplemental examination, pre-issuance submissions, reissues, reexaminations, post grant review, and inter partes review.
ADD&G’s patent practitioners are licensed by the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office to represent clients before the agency in patent matters. A Florida patent attorney from our team has experience in electrical and electronic equipment, semiconductor devices and processes, mechanical and optical devices, medical products, computer hardware, and software, hydrocarbon recovery, biometric security, biotechnology, pharmaceuticals and chemicals to assist in these growing industries.
ADD&G attorneys can assist with all aspects of intellectual property, whether it be patents, copyrights or trademarks. The patent attorneys of ADD&G are registered with the USPTO and many have industry experience or advanced scientific degrees. Our patent attorneys have extensive experience in patent application drafting and prosecution as well as patent licensing in many technology fields such as electronics, semiconductors, mechanical and optical devices, medical, computer hardware and software, hydrocarbon recovery, biometric security, biotechnology, pharmaceuticals, and chemicals, and patent assignments and transfers. As part of our patent drafting and prosecution strategy, our team of patent attorneys strives to obtain patents with a significant legal scope that provides the valuable protection that our clients need for their innovations. Our patent attorneys also provide support to our clients in post-issuance proceedings such as reexaminations, post grant reviews, and inter partes reviews. We regularly provide guidance to our clients on patentability and validity issues, and also provide legal opinions regarding patent infringement.
In addition, our patent attorneys work with the litigation attorneys of ADD&G to enforce the patent rights of our clients against infringers, as well as to provide a defense to infringement allegations. We assist our clients in obtaining patent protection internationally and work with attorneys around the world.