Our practitioners also provide various litigation, litigation support and post grant services. Suiter Swantz IP provides services in matters related to patent, trademark, copyright disputes and other IP matters.

Litigation and Litigation Support

Our practitioners routinely and cost effectively enforce clients’ intellectual property rights against parties violating our clients’ intellectual property rights. Our practitioners defend clients from other parties asserting intellectual property rights against our clients. Our practitioners handle enforcement of and defense of intellectual property matters, including patents, trademarks, copyrights, breach of confidentiality or non-disclosure agreements, and trade secrets.

Our practitioners have experience asserting and defending our clients’ intellectual property claims in state and federal courts. Our practitioners routinely work hand-in-hand with and provide litigation support to co-counsel in furtherance of clients’ objectives. Our practitioners have also been engaged as expert witnesses to provide expert testimony on various intellectual property legal matters.

Patent Post-Grant Proceedings

Our practitioners have substantial experience in representing our clients in proceedings in front of the Patent Trial and Appeal Board (PTAB) and the International Trade Commission (ITC).   Our practitioners are prepared to represent clients in any of the various proceedings that may be commenced in front of the PTAB after a patent has issued. Such proceedings include post-grant reviews, inter partes reviews, and ex parte reexaminations.