Scott Anderson is a partner and registered patent attorney with Foley & Lardner LLP, where he counsels clients on a wide variety of intellectual property issues, particularly those involving patent and trade secret law, product design, licensing, and transactions. Mr. Anderson is a member of the firm's Mechanical & Electromechanical Technologies and Green Energy Technologies Practices. He is also a member of the Food & Beverage and Automotive Industry Teams.
As a member of one of the largest intellectual property practices in the United States, he counsels clients and provides business-focused solutions relating to issues such as:
Creating, implementing, and managing IP strategy programs and portfolios for small, mid, and large sized companies
Preparing and prosecuting patent applications
Assessing and managing IP enforcement actions and risk analysis projects
Negotiating and preparing IP agreements, including joint development, professional services agreements, and license agreements
Conducting IP due diligence and counseling for mergers, acquisitions, capital funding, and other business transactions
Mr. Anderson has worked with manufacturers and investment firms in a wide variety of technical disciplines, ranging from medical devices, sporting goods, automotive, food products and packaging, clean/green technologies, water technologies, software and Internet applications, and other consumer, commercial, industrial, or investment products and services.
Prior to joining Foley, Mr. Anderson was an engineer for a manufacturer of electronic and electrical products.
Articles in the National Law Review database by Scott D. Anderson