Patent Litigation
Mei & Mark LLP offers flexible and predictable billing arrangements in all patent litigations. Our attorneys represent both plaintiffs and defendants in district court patent litigations, inter parte review (IPR) proceedings before the United States Trademark and Patent Office, as well as complainants and respondents in International Trade Commission (ITC) Section 337 investigations. In addition, our attorneys possess exceptional academic accomplishments and legal experience, which allows us to identify and analyze key issues in appeals to the Federal Circuit.
Patent Prosecution
Our attorneys have extensive experience in drafting and prosecuting patent applications in the electrical, mechanical, biotech, and chemical arts with an eye towards enforcement. In addition, our attorneys have handled many reexamination and reissue proceedings, often in connection with patent litigation.
IP Management
Mei & Mark LLP provides legal services in a full spectrum of IP management, including legal opinions (Patentability, Validity, Infringement, Freedom to Operate), patent pooling arrangements, licensing agreements, technology transfer, due diligence, and general client counseling. For example, Mei & Mark LLP offers discounted flat fee arrangements for general client counseling services.
Business Law
Mei & Mark LLP provides legal services in corporate and securities law, including securitizations, public financings, banking, international market financings, cross-border acquisitions and other general corporate matters.
International Trade
Mei & Mark LLP’s International Trade Group consists of attorneys who are former government attorneys with the U.S. International Trade Commission and the Department of Commerce. They have a substantial amount of experience representing foreign exporters and U.S. importers regarding U.S. antidumping and countervailing duty law.
International Business Disputes
Mei & Mark LLP represents clients in matters involving international business disputes, including breach of contract actions and international debt collections.
China Practice
Mei & Mark LLP advises both outbound and inbound IP transactions to and from China. Our attorneys leverage their solid knowledge of Chinese legal and business cultures to assist our clients in achieving their goals.
Chinese Government Relations
Mei & Mark LLP’s Chinese Government Relations Practice group serves U.S. clients doing business in China by improving predictability in Chinese litigation and dispute resolution and by improving transparency in the decision-making process. For example, when necessary, Mei & Mark LLP will arrange for its U.S. clients to meet with appropriate Chinese government agencies and highlight the importance of transparency and neutrality in the decision-making process. Our team of U.S. and Chinese qualified lawyers will work together to guide our clients through the murky waters of resolving disputes in China and propose solutions that comply with both Chinese and U.S. anti-corruption laws.
Small Business Practice
Mei & Mark LLP provides a unique “Outside In-house Counsel” service to our small business clients for fixed fees. Essentially, we provide full IP support on demand, from setting up internal IP policies and procedures to counseling on specific issues.
General Litigation
Mei & Mark LLP handles general litigation matters including trial and appellate work.