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Ronald Craig Finley

Practice areas:

Intellectual Property, Commercial, Real Estate, Contracts & Agreements

About Me

Ron specializes in complex commercial civil litigation. He has handled cases in the trial and appellate courts, both state and federal in the areas of intellectual property, commercial litigation, real estate disputes and contract law.

Ron’s clients include corporations both in the U.S. and Asia. Ron travels widely in the U.S. and internationally counseling clients and has lectured at the Patent Office of the People’s Republic of China (SIPO) in Beijing.

Ron’s patent litigation experience spans the semiconductor device and manufacturing equipment industries, including integrated circuits (Flash Memory, EEPROM, LED, and silicon wafer processing and metrology) -- as well as the medical device field.

In trade secret disputes, Ron has successfully resolved disputes concerning misappropriated technology and other confidential information, including obtaining temporary restraining orders to protect key technologies for clients.

He earned a Bachelor of Science degree from Brandon University in 1983, a Bachelor of Arts from University of Franche-Comté in 1984, a Bachelor of Education from Brandon University in 1985, and his law degree from McGill University in 1998.


 

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Languages Spoken: French

Practice Areas

Licensed since 1999

  1. Intellectual Property: 60%
  2. Commercial: 20%
  3. Contracts & Agreements: 10%
  4. Real Estate: 10%

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Contact Info

Beck, Ross, Bismonte & Finley, LLP

50 West San Fernando Street
San Jose, CA, 95113

Beck, Ross, Bismonte & Finley, LLP

50 W San Fernando Street
San Jose, CA, 95113

Office (938) 7900

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License

StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
CAActive199905/20/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

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Associations

Association NamePosition NameDuration
San Francisco Bay Area Intellectual Property American Inn of CourtN/AN/A

Education

School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
McGill UniversityN/ALL.B1998
Brandon UniversityN/AB.Ed1985
Universite de Franche-Comte (Besancon)Literature and Translation2ieme Degre1984
Brandon University, CanadaN/AB.Sc1983

Speaking Engagements

Conference NameTitleDate
US LitigationUS Patent Litigation2005