Albert has experience litigating intellectual property matters involving patents, trademarks, and trade secrets, as well as other issues. As part of litigation, Albert has been involved in the initiation of cases, discovery, trial, appeals, and parallel proceedings before the Patent Trial and Appeal Board and at the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office.
Albert also has experience preparing patent and trademark applications, and his clients have ranged from startups to multinational corporations, including Texas Instruments and LSI. Example areas of technology that he has worked with include: smartphone applications, social networking software, video encoding/decoding algorithms, network storage, mobile device interfaces, capacitive sensors, medical devices, and other mechanical systems.
Licensed since 2003
|Patent, Trademark, and Copyright Attorney||Hoffman Patent Group||2011 - Present|
|Association Name||Position Name||Duration|
|San Fernando Valley Bar Association, Intellectual Property, Entertainment Law and Internet Law Section||N/A||2011 - Present|
|Santa Clarita Valley Bar Association||N/A||2011 - Present|
|Monte Jade Science and Technology Association, Southern California Chapter||N/A||N/A|
|University of California, Hastings College of the Law||Law||JD - Juris Doctor||2003|
|Massachusetts Institute of Technology||Ocean Engineering||MS - Master of Science||2000|
|University of California - Berkeley||Mechanical Engineering||BS - Bachelor of Science||1998|
|LAIPLA Summer Seminar||Best Practices Under the America Invents Act (AIA)||2013|