Special Intellectual Property Counsel
Chris is a Patent Attorney with 18 years of experience, including Federal Patent Litigation. Chris is also a former Patent Examiner, U.S. Department of Commerce. Chris is also an inventor, innovator, and entrepreneur himself, and holds 7 patents. He is also a EE Certified Electronic Engineer and worked for IBM for over 20 years.
Chris has written more than 300 patents from scratch and has been involved in the management of over 1500 patent applications. Chris also has substantial trademark and copyright experience, as well as crowdfunding experience.
Chris' responsibilities are to assist the company in preparation, filing, acquiring and maintaining all of the company's intellectal property as well as provide support in identifying patent infringers and negotiating patent and other IP licensing agreements.