Protecting Cutting-Edge Innovation

Our team of lawyers at Wood Herron & Evans is equipped not only to provide legal assistance with the prosecution of software and computer patent applications, but also with the business aspects of information technology, including assistance with patent application preparation, prosecution and legal opinions concerning:

  • Embedded systems
  • Consumer electronics
  • Digital signal processors
  • Medical devices
  • Imaging equipment
  • Error correction algorithms
  • Video compression/decompression algorithms
  • Cellular/wireless systems
  • Object-oriented applications and architectures
  • Data transmission formats/protocols/storage
  • Advanced microprocessors/memory architectures
  • Radio frequency/bar code ID algorithms
  • Multiuser/multiprocessor computer platforms
  • Networking/clustering/fault-tolerant systems
  • Database organization/standard query language execution algorithms
  • Travel industry software applications

Attorneys with Technical Expertise Required For Successful IP Transactions

Many of our lawyers have advanced degrees in their technical specialties, which combined with their legal experience is an added benefit for clients who require drafting and negotiation from either side of the transaction involving:

  • Acquisitions and divestitures
  • Development agreements
  • Consulting agreements
  • Outsourcing agreements
  • ASP agreements
  • SaaS agreements
  • Marketing and distribution agreements
  • License agreements
  • Beta test and evaluation agreements
  • Open source
  • Due diligence in acquisitions
  • Clean room procedures
  • Privacy and data security
  • Trade secret programs
  • Rights clearance and permissioning
  • Copyright searching and registration
  • Litigation and dispute resolution

We also provide clients with counsel on how to manage their intellectual property portfolio as well as superior in-house design and illustration services and IP docket management services

Contact Our Firm to Move Your Ideas Forward

From our Cincinnati-based office, we represent clients both domestically and internationally. Contact us online or call our firm at 800-733-0262.

In addition to technical and transactional knowledge and skills, our team can assist clients with counseling and advice concerning: