PATENT PROSECUTION EXPERTISE
Electrical engineer and patent attorney Ben Edlavitch has patent preparation and prosecution expertise including significant experience in procurement of patents in computer science, computer engineering, mechanical engineering, medical devices, financial and e-commerce technologies, industrial instrumentation, automation systems, aerospace, food processing, farming technology, construction equipment, hydraulics, semiconductors, and electrical engineering.
COMPLEX COMMERCIAL AGREEMENTS
Ben Edlavitch has experience with preparing and negotiating complex commercial agreements such as technology licenses, vendor agreements, software development agreements, distribution agreements, partnership agreements, service agreements, end user license agreements (EULA), and complex employment agreements. As a patent attorney with business method experience, Ben can also assist in navigating procurement of patents on technical solutions to technical problems in commerce.
In addition to being a patent attorney, Ben Edlavitch has significant experience counseling clients on other intellectual property matters including trade secrets, trademarks, and copyrights, as well as experience providing IP services including due diligence assessments, patent and trademark searching, competitive monitoring, managed docketing, and patent validity, non-infringement and freedom to operate (FTO) opinions.
TRADEMARK & COPYRIGHT SERVICES
In addition to being patent attorney, Ben Edlavitch has experience assisting companies and individuals applying for trademarks with the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) and registering copyrights with the United States Copyright Office.