Igor Shoiket is a registered patent attorney and a highly experienced intellectual... more
Igor Shoiket is a registered patent attorney and a highly experienced intellectual property litigator with substantial experience in complex litigation matters in federal district courts nationwide and before the U.S. International Trade Commission. Mr. Shoiket focuses his practice on patent infringement litigation, intellectual property disputes and counseling, patent reexaminations and... view profile
Co-founder of Haynes Beffel Wolfeld, LLP. Practice examples include preparation and... more
Co-founder of Haynes Beffel Wolfeld, LLP. Practice examples include preparation and prosecution of patent applications, particularly in technologies related to computer-implemented business methods, computer programs, computer architectures, digital circuitry and IC manufacturing; management of patent portfolio; preparation of opinions on infringement and validity of patents; pre-litigatio... view profile
My law firm was founded in 1973 after determining that San Francisco Patent firms... more
My law firm was founded in 1973 after determining that San Francisco Patent firms did not want general practitioners and San Francisco General Practice firms did not want patent attorneys. I found a like-minded, older, patent and general practitioner, George B. White, now deceased, who invited me to rent an office down the hall from his at $50/mo. on the 8th floor of the Grant Building 1095 Mar... view profile
People who invent unique products and processes need patent prosecution attorneys to apply for government protection of their inventions. Patent application lawyers are uniquely qualified to file your patents with the U. S. Patent and Trademark Office, as they know what to file to show the unique quality of your invention and can clarify precisely why it differs from other similar patented inventions. The process is complex and a patent prosecution attorney usually has a related technical background. For example, a patent application attorney working on new cancer drugs may have a microbiology degree, or one working on new operating systems may have a computer science degree.