The ability to profitably harness innovation is the defining trait of all successful technology companies. The ability to effectively harness the U. S. patent system to protect commercially valued innovation is the defining trait of Oblon. This is why the best-known technology companies in the world rely on our counsel.

The goal of our Electronics and Software Practice Group is to fashion patent assets that will advance the business goals of our clients by protecting their innovation investment. From our group of seasoned electrical patent professionals, we assemble the best team to suit the client's technology and legal needs. Our team is comprised of attorneys and engineers with years of real-world engineering experience and advanced degrees, some of whom have even worked in the U. S. Patent and Trademark Office. This collective experience helps facilitate communication with inventors and with examiners. It also allows us to quickly grasp the wide array of technologies in industry segments that use electronics and software-based systems, such as digital control systems, imaging, e-commerce, mobile applications, network security, user interfaces, social networking, cloud computing, augmented reality, content delivery, the underlying fabrication tools and processes used to make electronic and software-based systems, and many other technologies.

Importantly, our clients have leveraged our focused team approach to cost-effectively secure, protect and defend patent portfolios valued in the hundreds of millions of dollars.