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Jul 2020

Megan Urrutia

PRACTICE AREAS AND INDUSTRIES SERVED Megan Urrutia is a registered US Patent Agent and a certified Prosthetist/Orthotist. Ms. Urrutia’s practice focuses on drafting and prosecuting patents in the fields of orthopedics, medical devices, optics technologies, mechanical engineering, consumer electronics, software and advanced photonics systems. EXPERIENCE Prior to joining Osha Liang, Ms. Urrutia worked as a patent agent and patent engineer at Magic Leap. She also...

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Mar 2020

Ikuya Kameyama

PRACTICE AREAS AND INDUSTRIES SERVED Dr. Kameyama has experience in patent prosecution in the fields of electronics, optics, semiconductors including laser diodes, measurement equipment such as electron microscopes, and medical equipment/systems. Prior to joining Osha Liang, he worked as a Japanese patent attorney at a patent firm in Tokyo where he practiced patent prosecution and invalidation searches in Japan. EXPERIENCE Dr. Kameyama received his doctoral...

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Feb 2020

Ali Sobhani

PRACTICE AREAS AND INDUSTRIES SERVED Dr. Ali Sobhani prosecutes foreign and domestic patents. Dr. Sobhani’s deep knowledge about U.S. patent law and broad technical knowledge helps clients to protect their inventions. Dr. Sobhani is a professional electrical engineer with experience in academic and industrial research in electrical engineering, nanotechnology, device fabrication, optics, nanophotonics, and spectroscopy. EXPERIENCE Prior to Osha Liang, Dr. Sobhani worked as an...

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Dec 2019

Adenike Adebiyi

PRACTICE AREAS AND INDUSTRIES SERVED Ms. Adebiyi is a registered US Patent Agent with over 20 years of experience preparing and prosecuting patent applications across a wide range of industries. Specific areas of expertise include: specialty materials (glass and ceramics), consumer electronics, optics, photonics, controlled release dosage forms and implantable devices, seismic acquisition, oil/gas drilling, motion control systems, semiconductor manufacturing and software.  Ms. Adebiyi enjoys...

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Oct 2019

Romain Bouchand

PRACTICE AREAS AND INDUSTRIES SERVED Dr. Bouchand assists with prosecuting foreign and domestic patents in the fields of optics, electrical engineering, materials science and nanophotonics. EXPERIENCE  Prior to joining Osha Liang, Dr. Bouchand worked as a research scientist at the Federal Institute of Technology (Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne) in Switzerland. He managed several research projects and developed advanced expertise in the field of nanophotonics,...

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10

Oct 2019

Ruizheng (Tony) Wang

PRACTICE AREAS AND INDUSTRIES SERVED Ruizheng (Tony) Wang assists with prosecuting foreign and domestic patents in the fields of optics, software and the automotive industry. EXPERIENCE Prior to joining Osha Liang, Mr. Wang worked as a project engineer at Allotrope Medical and as a consultant at Proportional Technologies Inc., in Houston. Work experience included: designing high-pass filters to eliminate DC offset with MATLAB for Cf252...

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Jul 2018

Anna Domask

PRACTICE AREAS AND INDUSTRIES SERVED Dr. Domask assists with prosecuting foreign and domestic patents in the electronics, telecommunications, nanotechnology, optics, sensors, and materials science industries. EXPERIENCE Prior to joining Osha Liang, she received her Ph.D. in Materials Science and Engineering from The Pennsylvania State University in December 2017 with an emphasis on understanding the interactions between transition metals and 2D materials. The specific 2D materials...

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Feb 2018

Nicholas King

PRACTICE AREAS AND INDUSTRIES SERVED Dr. King assists with prosecuting foreign and domestic patents in optical technologies, electronic and sensor systems, telecommunications, and nanotechnologies. Dr. King earned his Ph.D. investigating new applications of optically active metallic nanoparticles.  He developed expertise in cleanroom fabrication techniques, semiconductor processing, nanoscale materials characterization (SEM, AFM, etc.), optical characterization (custom spectroscopic instruments), and scientific communications. EXPERIENCE Prior to joining Osha...

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Aug 2017

Nelson Monterrosa

PRACTICE AREAS AND INDUSTRIES SERVED Mr. Monterrosa assists with drafting and prosecuting foreign and domestic patent applications in a variety of fields, including: telecommunications, consumer electronics, manufacturing, automotive, oilfield applications, optics technologies, and power distribution systems. At Osha Liang, Mr. Monterrosa has worked writing briefs for submission before the Patent Trial and Appeals Board (PTAB) in various AIA Trial Proceedings for the areas of Data...

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Jan 2017

Petra Stumm

PRACTICE AREAS AND INDUSTRIES SERVED Dr. Stumm is a Patent Engineer and practices prosecuting patents in consumer electronics, semiconductors, wireless communication & networking, optical, mechanical, telecommunication, mobile social networks, sensor networks, and software. Dr. Stumm provides technical analysis on a wide variety of areas, comprising semiconductors, circuit design, wireless cellular communication, and software, and acts as liaison between engineering and non-engineering professionals. EXPERIENCE Prior to...

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Feb 2016

Califf Cooper

PRACTICE AREAS AND INDUSTRIES SERVED Califf Cooper is an IP litigation associate at Osha Liang. He has represented clients in a variety of matters and industries involving complex technologies such as medical devices, construction manufacturing processes, optic systems, semiconductor manufacturing processes, data transmission technologies, photovoltaic modules, and other computer and software related technologies.  Mr. Cooper also has experience litigating architectural copyright cases and advising architects,...

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Jan 2016

David Madio

PRACTICE AREAS AND INDUSTRIES SERVED David P. Madio, Ph.D. is a registered US Patent Agent and assists in drafting and prosecuting patents in biotechnology, data and image processing, electrical technology, medical imaging, oilfield applications, optics technologies, automotive, hydraulics, acoustics, seismic, navigation, computing, and telecommunications. EXPERIENCE Dr. Madio has more than 20 years’ experience in research and engineering as a physicist in the oil and gas...

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Dec 2014

Yuichi Watanabe

PRACTICE AREAS AND INDUSTRIES SERVED Yuichi Watanabe understands the importance of intellectual property (IP) to businesses.  He leverages his diverse experience and international background to deliver unique insights and practical, cost-effective solutions to help clients succeed in today’s global marketplace. Yuichi is well-versed in all facets of U.S. patent law and maintains a broad practice.  Early in his legal career, his practice focused primarily on...

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Dec 2014

Thomas Scherer

PRACTICE AREAS AND INDUSTRIES SERVED Tom Scherer’s practice emphasizes trademark and patent prosecution, litigation, and strategy in the fields of aerospace (e.g., vehicular control, inflatable habitats, and habitat/vehicle interconnections), automotive (e.g., vehicular headlamps, vehicular remote sensing/access, and vehicular battery/engine control), electronics (e.g., biometric monitoring, consumer products, and semiconductor testing), oilfield technologies (e.g., threaded tubular connections, offshore platform structure/supply, and safety monitoring systems), optics (e.g., lasers...

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Dec 2014

Peter Schechter

PRACTICE AREAS AND INDUSTRIES SERVED Peter Schechter’s practice includes intellectual property litigation in all federal courts, Inter Partes Review and post-grant review patent challenges in the Patent Trial & Appeal Board, all aspects of intellectual property counseling, domestic patent reissue and reexamination proceedings, due diligence reviews, and management of corporate transactions involving IP across the spectrum of technologies other than the chemical arts and life...

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Dec 2014

Jonathan Osha

Jonathan P. Osha Rated by Super Lawyers loading … PRACTICE AREAS AND INDUSTRIES SERVED John Osha’s practice includes patent prosecution, IP litigation, and IP counseling in a wide variety of technical disciplines. John leads the electronics, optics, and physics group at Osha Liang. EXPERIENCE John has extensive experience in all aspects of patent preparation and prosecution. His practice places special emphasis on counseling relative to...

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15

Dec 2014

Robert Ko

PRACTICE AREAS AND INDUSTRIES SERVED Robert Ko’s practice emphasizes patent prosecution in the consumer electronics, oilfield, optics, semiconductor, software, and telecommunications industries. EXPERIENCE Mr. Ko was previously an engineer with Arescom, Inc., Lumina, Inc., Silicon Storage Technology, and Quickturn Design Systems. Additionally, he was also a project manager and engineer with Wyse Technology and a custom integrated circuit design engineer and semiconductor device physicist with...

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15

Dec 2014

Pascale Brochard

PRACTICE AREAS AND INDUSTRIES SERVED Pascale Brochard’s practice includes all aspects of patent prosecution, with an emphasis on optics, electrical engineering and general physics. Her practice also includes intellectual property management of SMEs, preparation of infringement and validity opinions, oppositions, freedom to use studies, litigation (patent validity and infringement), and intellectual property training for companies and students. EXPERIENCE Dr. Brochard graduated from an engineering school...

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