Your manufacturing business has invested in proprietary advancements that meet and exceed market demands - and those innovations must be protected. Maschoff Brennan works diligently with manufacturing industry clients to secure the protection of important intellectual property assets. We understand breakthrough manufacturing sciences and technologies, as well as what it takes to safeguard them.

Our attorneys are actively involved in all aspects of intellectual property law pertaining to the manufacturing industry. We understand what it takes to own and monetize intellectual property involving a spectrum of highly specialized disciplines. Some of these include robotics, adhesives, pharmaceutical, automotive, chemicals, biotechnology, composites, metals, and petroleum. Maschoff Brennan is also involved in additive technologies such as 3D printing, lasers, and optical manufacturing, as well as rapid prototyping and direct digital manufacturing. Our attorneys know what it takes to navigate beyond the challenges of securing such emerging technologies when it comes to protecting our client’s bottom line.

The legal counsel our attorneys deliver to manufacturing businesses is actual and real world — not just theoretical. It is critical to understand the manufacturing process in order to deliver timely and sophisticated legal advice. Because many of Maschoff Brennan’s attorneys have actual manufacturing experience, we bring the perspective of what really happens in a manufacturing plant to each and every matter in which we are involved.

Clients in the manufacturing industry turn to us for:

  • Obtaining patents for new technologies

  • Converting invention disclosures into protectable IP assets

  • Writing opinions and providing ongoing counseling for new and evolving products

  • Asserting IP rights to protect innovations from infringement

  • Defending against accusations of infringement

  • Strategically building and managing patent portfolios

  • Drafting licenses, transactions, and agreements

  • Counseling on IP management and monetization strategies

  • Providing trademark and copyright services, and advertising protection

  • Hatch Waxman matters and ANDA certifications

  • Advocating our client’s position in post-grant reviews, reexaminations, and reissues