Chemical - Intellectual Property

Catalyst for Success

Contact:

David M. Perry


A COMPANY’S INTANGIBLE ASSETS are often more valuable than the tangibles they produce.  Blank Rome’s intellectual property practice covers every aspect of national and international patent, trademark, and copyright law for clients in a wide range of industries, including biotechnology and bioscience, pharmaceuticals, computer services and software, data processing, telecommunications, and financial services.

Recent Representations:

  • Management (including prosecution, clearance, and enforcement) of trademark portfolio for a multinational chemical, pharmaceutical and machinery corporation.
  • Management of trademark portfolio for one of world’s leading chemical and biotech suppliers to pharmaceutical, healthcare and life sciences industries.
  • Biopharmaceutical company in all worldwide licensing of monoclonal antibodies proven to significantly enhance the ability of antibodies to kill tumor cells.
  • Patent and licensing matters for a leading Japanese manufacturer of drugs and diagnostic reagents, including amino and nucleic acids for pharmaceutical and industrial use, bulk pharmaceuticals, animal health products, agrochemicals, health foods, and raw alcohol.
  • Infectious-disease research institute and patent holder in a transaction to securitize the royalty stream from a biotechnology patent, involving patent due diligence, tax, and financing matters.
  • Oil company in patent infringement litigation in Wilmington, DE, federal court involving a $5–10 million claim relating to oil refinery “cracking” processes.
  • Management of patent and trademark portfolios for a leader in the field of controlling particulate and microbial contamination in pharmaceutical and biotechnology operations.
  • Manufacturer of secure and specialized systems for satellite, avionics, and marine communications, in an arbitration proceeding against claim of damages in excess of $175 million, alleging failure to exploit technology or maximize royalties.
  • Software and billing, customer care, and tele-management services company, in the prosecution of a series of software patent infringement cases, reaching $50 million in favorable settlements.
  • Software and billing, customer care, and tele-management services company, in the prosecution of a series of software patent infringement cases, reaching $50 million in favorable settlements.  

RECOGNITION

The National Law Journal has rated Blank Rome as one of the top 10 patent litigation firms in the country.  

Intellectual Property Today has ranked us among the top 40 trademark firms in the U.S.

SERVICES

  • Patent Licensing & Prosecution
  • Trademark
  • Copyright  
  • Intellectual Property Audits  
  • Intellectual Property Litigation
  • Global Patent Filing & Prosecution
  • Global Copyright & Trademark    Protection
  • Licensing and Contracts
  • Section 337 cases before the ITC Technology Transfers