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Christensen OConnor Johnson Kindness PLLC

1420 Fifth Avenue.
Suite. 2800
Seattle, WA, 98101-1344


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Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Rising StarWashington Law & Politics Magazine2008
Rising StarN/A2007
Rising StarN/A2006
Rising StarN/A2005
Rising StarN/A2004
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
MemberChristensen O'Connor Johnson Kindness2004 - Present
AssociateChristensen O'Connor Johnson Kindness2001 - 2004
AssociateSchwegmann Lundberg Woessner1999 - 2001
Patent ExaminerU.S. Patent and Trademark Office1998 - 1999
Association namePosition nameDuration
Washington State Bar AssociationMemberN/A
American Intellectual Property Law AssociationMemberN/A
Washington State Patent Law AssociationMemberN/A
University of Washington School of Law Alumni AssociationDirector2007 - 2008
Vietnamese American Bar AssociationDirector2005 - 2009
Vietnamese American Bar Association of WashingtonPresident2005 - 2005
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
Talkie Tooter, Inc. and Talkie Tooter Canada, Ltd. v. Boman IndustriesSettled
SUNRISE DENTAL PLLC v. Sunrise Dental Solutions LLCDismissed
Sunrise Dental Solutions, LLC, et al. v. Sunrise Dental LLC, f/k/a Sunrise Dental PLLC, et al.Settled
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Publication nameTitleDate
U.S. PatentCarsharing Peril Analysis2016
U.S. PatentPrincess Gem2015
U.S. Patent ApplicationContextual Community Paradigm2015
U.S. PatentWeb-Styled Messaging System2015
U.S. Patent ApplicationReal-Time Analytics, Collaboration, From Multiple Video Sources2015
U.S. PatentFood Container2014
U.S. PatentRanking Real Estate Based on Its Value And Other Factors2014
U.S. Patent ApplicationCorrecting Inferred Knowledge For Expired Explicit Knowledge2014
U.S. Patent ApplicationConstruction Staple Removal Tool2014
U.S. PatentExsiccate device2014
U.S. PatentHydrodynamic Array With Mass Transit Tunnels2014
U.S. PatentHydrodynamic Array2014
U.S. Patent ApplicationTransferring Mobile Tickets to Others2013
U.S. PatentCutting Instrument Rack2013
U.S. PatentHigh voltage multiple phase power supply2013
U.S. PatentRemote firing device with diverse initiators2013
U.S. PatentHydrodynamic array2013
U.S. Patent ApplicationFederating Computer Resources Across the Web2013
U.S. Patent ApplicationOffering Drug Samples Through Electronic Medical Records2012
U.S. PatentTresses for Styling Coiffures2012
U.S. PatentGuaranteed Long-Life Benefit Calculator2012
King County Bar BulletinIsolated Human Genes--Not A Product of Nature--Are Patentable2012
U.S. PatentMethod and System for Providing Insurance Policies via a Distributed Computing Network2012
U..S. Patent ApplicationDiscovering and Reserving Travel Solutions2012
U.S. Patent ApplicationDynamically Organizing Cloud Computing Resources to Facilitate Discovery2012
U.S. PatentArchitecture for Orchestrating Promotional Services2012
U.S. Patent ApplicationMobile Application for Jewelry2011
U.S. Patent ApplicationLidar Triangular Network Compression2011
U.S. Patent ApplicationCutting Instrument Rack2011
U.S. Patent ApplicationExsiccate Device2011
U.S. PatentCurvilinear Shoe Sole2011
U.S. PatentDrug Sample Fulfillment Architecture2011
U.S. PatentGaming Platform2011
U.S. Patent ApplicationHydrodynamic Array2011
U.S. PatentMethod And System for Providing Insurance Policies Via A Distributed Computing Network2011
International Patent ApplicationRobot for Orchestrating Microfluidics Experiments2010
U.S. Patent ApplicationRobot for Orchestrating Microfluidics Experiments2010
U.S. Patent ApplicationUltrasonic Estimation of Strain Induced by In Vivo Compression2010
U.S. Patent ApplicationNodule Screening Using Ultrasound Elastography2010
U.S. PatentFastening Assembly for Fabric2010
U.S. PatentHeadset Frame2010
U.S. PatentDistributing Live Performances2010
U.S. PatentGene Synthesis Software2009
U.S. PatentMultiple Phase Power Supply for Rocket Engines2009
U.S. PatentBiomorphic Containers2009
International Patent ApplicationNanovolume Microcapillary Crystallization System2009
International Patent ApplicationIntegrated Genomic System2009
International Patent ApplicationFinding Paired Isotope Groups2009
U.S.Patent ApplicationPeak Reassembly2009
U.S. PatentInflatable Rope2009
King County Bar BulletinOpen Source Software and Products Liability2009
King County Bar BulletinI Dream of a Genie That Can Write a Patent2009
King County Bar BulletinTracing Roots and Teaching IP in Vietnam2009
U.S. Patent ApplicationCommission Tracking Web Services2009
International Patent ApplicationHeadset With Noise Plates2009
King County Bar BulletinLee Johnson Profile2008
King County Bar BulletinSupreme Court Exhausts Patent Rights2008
King County Bar BulletinFame: IP Gonna Live Forever2008
U.S. PatentRemoval of Stale Information2008
U.S. PatentVirtual Desktop Manager2008
King County Bar BulletinPatents Protecting Wine Growers2008
U.S. Patent ApplicationErgonomic Keys2008
King County Bar BulletinCopyright Compounds Work Product Issues2008
U.S. Patent ApplicationHonor-Based Betting Exchange2008
U.S. Patent ApplicationDaisy-Chained Game Audio Exchange2008
U.S. Patent ApplicationDistributed Points of Sale2008
International Patent ApplicationUltrasonic Estimation of Strain Induced by In Vivo Compression2008
U.S. Patent ApplicationMedia Conversion for Telephonic Mobile Devices2007
U.S. PatentDistributed Pre-Cached Query Results And Refresh Method2007
U.S. PatentMenus Whose Geometry Is Bounded By Two Radii And An Arc2007
U.S. PatentWizard Famework2007
International Patent ApplicationDiscover Biological Features Using Composite Images2007
U.S. PatentOperational Semantics Rules Governing Evolution of Processes and Queries as Processes2007
U.S. Patent ApplicationCopying and Updating Files2007
King County Bar BulletinPatent Reform Act May Reinvent the Wheel2007
International Patent ApplicationDistributing Live Performances2007
U.S. Patent ApplicationSoftware Source Asset Management2007
U.S. Patent ApplicationDiscovery Method for Buyers, Sellers of Real Estate2007
U.S. PatentMotorcycle timing adjustment2006
U.S. PatentStructural Equivalence of Expressions Containing Processes And Queries2006
International Patent ApplicationUltrasonic Direct Strain Estimation Using Temporal and Spatial Correlation2006
U.S. PatentExpert System for Generating User Interfaces2006
U.S. Patent ApplicationSecurity Systems for Programmable Logic Controllers2006
U.S. PatentPermutation Nuances of the Integration of Processes and Queries as Processes at Queues2006
U.S. Patent ApplicationSoftware Test Framework2006
U.S. Patent ApplicationInhibiting Software Tampering2006
U.S. Patent ApplicationCrawling Databases for Information2006
U.S. Patent ApplicationDisplaying Variables Stored in Calculators2006
U.S. Patent ApplicationContemporaneous Symbolic and Numeric Presentation2006
U.S. Patent ApplicationConditional Variables Without Spinlocks2006
U.S. Patent ApplicationSoftware Obfuscation2006
U.S. Patent ApplicationUpdating Software While it is Running2006
U.S. PatentStrategy Card Game2006
U.S. Patent ApplicationTracking Biological Samples and their Processing History2006
U.S. Patent ApplicationWeb-Styled Messaging System2005
U.S. PatentPage Function Architectural Framework2005
U.S. Patent ApplicationProcess Language for Microprocessors With Finite Resources2005
U.S. Patent ApplicationExpression-Based Access Control2005
U.S. Patent ApplicationSend By Reference in a Customizable, Tag-Based Protocol2005
U.S. Patent ApplicationNode Matching in a Dynamic, Decentralized Environment2005
U.S. Patent ApplicationDecentralized Operating System2005
U.S. Patent ApplicationDevices as Services in a Decentralized Operating System2005
U.S. Patent ApplicationCollaboration Framework2004
U.S. Patent ApplicationLive Content Processing for Online Presentation2004
U.S. Patent ApplicationDistributed Expression-Based Access Control2004
U.S. Patent ApplicationRealizing User's Preferences2004
U.S. Patent ApplicationArchitecture for Orchestrating Promotional Services2004
U.S. Patent ApplicationSafe Interoperability Among Web Services2004
U.S. Patent ApplicationType Checking for Safe Interoperability Among Web Processes2004
U.S. Patent ApplicationEmpathetic Human-Machine Interfaces2004
U.S. Patent ApplicationDynamic Service Presentation2003
U.S. Patent ApplicationProcess Kernel2003
VenturerTechnology Licensing2003
VenturerEven the Federal Government Needs Software2003
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of Washington School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1996
University of PortlandElectrical EngineeringBS - Bachelor of Science1991
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Protecting Your IP WorkshopIntellectual Property Protection2010
Entrepreneurial StrategyIntellectual Property2010
Business Lawyer Summit for Young LawyersIntellectual Property Transactions2009
Advance Software Law TrainingSoftware Law2009
Advance Patent Law TrainingPatent Law2009
National Conference of Vietnamese American AttorneysIntellectual Property Issues for US Clients Opening Offices in Vietnam2008
NAPABA 2008 National ConferenceLawyer to Lawyer Relations2008
IP Issues for Technology MBAPatents, Trade Secrets, Trademarks, Copyrights2008
National Office of Industrial Property of Vietnam VisitSoftware Laws2007
Legal Sessions for Technology MBATrade Secrets2007
Legal Sessions for Technology MBAPatents2007