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  1. Telecommunications: 20%
  2. Life Sciences: 20%
  3. Patent Infringement: 20%
  4. Patent Application: 20%
  5. Intellectual Property: 20%

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Knobbe Martens Olson & Bear LLP

12790 El Camino Real
San Diego, CA, 92130


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Association namePosition nameDuration
American Bar AssociationMemberN/A
American Intellectual Property Law AssociationMemberN/A
San Diego Intellectual Property Law AssociationMemberN/A
Licensing Executives Society, Software CommitteeChair2005 - 2005
Intellectual Property Owners Association, U.S. Patent Practice CommitteeVice-Chair2004 - 2005
San Diego County Bar Association, Intellectual Property SectionCo-chair2003 - 2004
Publication nameTitleDate
San Diego Daily Transcript Law JournalPublication of the Human Genome Doesn’t Prevent Patenting of Genes2001
National Law JournalWhat's Left to Patent?2000
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of San Diego School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1998
University of California - Los AngelesBiologyMS - Master of Science1986
University of California - Los AngelesBiologyBS - Bachelor of Science1984
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Intellectual Property in the Americas: Free Trade Agreements, Current Issues and the Future of IPPatenting Biotechnology Inventions in the United States2008
GTCbio 5th Anti-Infectives Partnering and Deal Making SummitMaking the Golden Goose: How to Obtain and Manage Intellectual Property that Maximizes the Value of Your Deal2008
Association of University Technology ManagersLegal Issues Surrounding Commercialization of eResearch2008
Lawrence Berkeley National LaboratoryProposed USPTO Claims and Continuation Rules2007
American Intellectual Property Law AssociationInterviewing Patent Examiners2007
Licensing Executives Society Annual MeetingCreating Enforceable Internet Licenses2006
IPI-ConfexUnconventional Strategies for Invalidity and FTO Searching2006
Innovative IP Strategies SeminarPatent Prosecutions Strategies2005