Eric Kelly – Registered Patent Attorney
Mr. Kelly brings a technical background in chemical engineering and genetics with a bachelor of science degrees in both chemical engineering and genetics. Further, Mr. Kelly brings engineering experience in the medical device and pharmaceutical industries. Additionally, Mr. Kelly is a registered patent attorney, registered to practice before the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO).
Academically, Mr. Kelly specialized in intellectual property in law school, where he graduated 4th in his class magna cum laude, and was Chief Managing Editor of his school’s law review. Additionally, Mr. Kelly earned CALI awards (top grade in a class) in the following law subjects: Advanced Evidence Practicum, Business Organizations I, Community Property, Criminal Procedure Investigations, Evidence II, Law Firm Management, Law Practice Management, Legal Analysis and Writing I & II, and Property I & II, Trademark, and Video Game Law Seminar.
Further, Mr. Kelly is a published author with respect to the new patent act, the America Invents Act. See Eric A. Kelly, Note, Is the Prototypical Small Inventor at Risk of Inadvertently Eliminating Their Traditional One-Year Grace Period Under the America Invents Act?, 21 Tex. Intell. Prop. L.J. 271, 373–412 (2013).
State Bar of California, SBN 292241
Patent Attorney, USPTO Registration No. 70,302
|Award name||Grantor||Date granted|
|magna cum laude||University of La Verne College of Law||2013|
|Patent Agent||Jafari Law Group||2013 - 2014|
|21 TEX. INTELL. PROP. L.J. 271, 373–412||Is the Prototypical Small Inventor at Risk of Inadvertently Eliminating Their Traditional One-Year Grace Period Under the America Invents Act?||2013|
|University of La Verne College of Law||JD - Juris Doctor||2013|
|University of California - Davis||BS - Bachelor of Science||1999|
|University of California - Davis||BS - Bachelor of Science||1998|
|Trademark Infringement||Successfully settled|
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