We specialize in high quality patent applications for businesses, in many diverse... more
We specialize in high quality patent applications for businesses, in many diverse fields, especially software, imaging, optics, video compression, data encryption, electronic and mechanical devices, medical devices, and so forth.
Dr. Fairborn is both a patent attorney and an eye doctor. He earned his doctorate... more
Dr. Fairborn is both a patent attorney and an eye doctor. He earned his doctorate from one of the world's leading universities - the University of California, Berkeley in 1989. He also earned a bachelors degree from the University of California, Berkeley and a second bachelors degree from the California State University where he graduated with highest honors. With a dedication to life-long lear... view profile
John is an intellectual property litigator who handles complex litigation typically... more
John is an intellectual property litigator who handles complex litigation typically on behalf of the rights-owner. With his engineering experience, John's background makes him acutely capable in technology-related litigation, such as patent infringement, copyright infringement, and DMCA violations. Mr. Whitaker has been a registered patent attorney for well over a decade.
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.