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Our Life Sciences Patent Group is available to handle all aspects of IP practice including patent preparation and prosecution, opinions and strategic counseling, due diligence, licensing, and regulatory services and counseling for a broad array of technologies including Biologics and Biosimilars, Biotech, Chemistry, CleanTech, Diagnostics, Medical Devices/MedTech, Pharmaceuticals, Stem Cells and Vaccines.

To meet your Life Sciences needs, we provide the following services:

  • Patent searching, patentability assessments and patent landscaping analyses
  • Drafting and prosecuting small molecule and large molecule pharmaceutical, biologics, chemical, and biotechnological patent applications
  • Freedom-to-Operate opinions
  • Patentability opinions
  • Validity/Invalidity opinions
  • Infringement/Non-infringement opinions
  • Patent portfolio development and life-cycle management
  • Trade secret and confidential know-how protection
  • Post-grant review, inter partes review, and ex parte reexamination proceedings
  • Due diligence and competitive intelligence for established organization business development activities as well as startup and early stage IP support
  • Due diligence efforts supporting procurement of investor funding, mergers and acquisitions, IPOs, and joint venture activities
  • Due diligence investigation reviewing target companies for IP valuation and risk assessment for investors
  • Drafting and negotiating licensing agreements
  • Drug, biologic, and medical device regulatory services relating to the Hatch-Waxman Act including marketing exclusivity for new chemical entities (NCEs) as well as “first generics,” safe-harbor exemptions, and patent term extension counseling
  • Orphan drug approval and pediatric exclusivity rights counseling
  • Counseling and regulatory services involving innovator biologics and biosimilars


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