Mr. Weed is a registered patent attorney with a background in computer science. He concentrates his practice in patent litigation, post grant practice at the Patent Trial and Appeal Board, prosecution, counseling, due diligence, and opinion work. Prior to his career as a lawyer, Mr. Weed worked as a software developer at Motorola, Inc.’s Chicago-area corporate headquarters.
As a PTO-registered lawyer, Mr. Weed has experience handling standard patent prosecution matters as well as matters before the Board of Patent Appeals and Interferences. Mr. Weed also has experience with post-grant proceedings at the Patent Trial and Appeal Board, and has been involved in the preparation and prosecution of more than 30 inter partes review and covered business method review petitions. In all instances, Mr. Weed’s involvement has been on behalf of Petitioners and has been coupled with overall trial strategy for co-pending district court litigation. He has experience handling ex parte reexamination, broadening reissue, and inter partes reexamination on behalf of clients at the United States Patent and Trademark Office.
Articles in the National Law Review database by Benjamin E. Weed