February 1, 2023

Volume XIII, Number 32

Patrick M. Bergin

Pat Bergin is a registered Patent Attorney with the United States Patent and Trademark Office. He is the chair of the Information Technology, Data Privacy and Security Section and regularly assists clients with a broad range of intellectual property issues with an emphasis on domestic and international intellectual property procurement, including:

  • drafting and prosecuting utility and design patent applications in the mechanical, electro-mechanical and medical device arts before the United States Patent and Trademark Office;

  • patent litigation;

  • trademark prosecution and brand counseling, including selecting, clearing, registering, and enforcing trademarks, as well as trademark proceedings before the Trademark Trial and Appeals Board; 

  • trademark litigation involving Lanham Act, cybersquatting, false advertising, and unfair competition;

  • conducting reviews and issuing opinions in patentability, right-to-practice, patent (in)validity and patent infringement;

  • negotiating and drafting technology transfer agreements;

  • due diligence for mergers and acquisitions; and

  • domain name disputes and social media issues including website terms of service, trademark keyword and adword issues, and cybersquatting.


Articles in the National Law Review database by Patrick M. Bergin