Law Offices of Michael Crilly

Intellectual Property Services with a Global Perspective™

LEGAL SERVICES


Patents

  • Perform patentability searches 
  • Prepare opinion letters
  • Prepare, file, and prosecute patent applications before the USPTO and foreign patent offices
  • Prepare, file, and prosecute Patent Cooperation Treaty applications
  • Assist outside counsel in patent infringement matters
  • Develop strategies to secure, exploit, and protect intellectual property in the United States and other countries
  • Appeals before the Patent Trial and Appeal Board
  • Ex Parte and Inter Parte challenges before the Patent Trial and Appeal Board

Trademarks 

  • Review trademark search reports 
  • Draft opinion letters
  • Prepare, file, and prosecute trademark applications before the USPTO and foreign Trademark Offices
  • Develop strategies to secure, protect, and exploit trademarks in the United States and other countries
  • Appeals before the Trademark Trial and Appeal Board 
  • Cancellation proceedings before the Trademark Trial and Appeal Board
  • Opposition proceedings before the Trademark Trial and Appeal Board
  • Concurrent use proceedings before the Trademark Trial and Appeal Board
  • Represent clients in trademark infringement matters

Copyrights

  • Prepare, file, and prosecute copyright applications
  • Assist outside counsel in copyright infringement matters

Trade Secrets

  • Counsel clients in trade secret matters
  • Develop and implement programs to protect trade secrets

Other

  • Draft and negotiate various contracts related to intellectual property
  • Counsel and represent clients in corporation formation and governance matters
  • Present educational seminars to client's staff on the topics of securing, exploiting, and protecting intellectual property