Jake Neu is an associate in the Intellectual Property Practice Group. He has experience in drafting and prosecuting patent and trademark applications with the USPTO for companies involved in a wide range of business activities including software, sporting goods, agricultural devices, and air pollutant purifiers, scrubbers, and cleaners. He also prepares and negotiates IT software and services contracts for clients with the most recent being a major acute care hospital.
Mr. Neu has advised clients ranging from individual inventors and entrepreneurs to large corporations with multinational concerns on how to structure their intellectual property portfolio, obtain and license rights, and protect their confidential information and data. The client portfolios he helps manage range in size from a sporting goods industry client with 20+ patents, an alcohol distributor with 50+ trademarks, to a large consumer goods manufacturer with over 700 patents and trademarks.
In addition to his transactional and contract experience, Mr. Neu has assisted in multiple patent infringement cases with a particular focus in discovery, invalidity contentions, and claim construction proceedings.