Sunnyvale, California Intellectual Property Lawyers
California Intellectual Property Lawyer. 19 years experience
University of Texas - Austin and University of Cape Town, South Africa (Maritime Law and South African Income Tax Law)CaliforniaView Profile
California Intellectual Property Lawyer. 15 years experience
Vermont Law SchoolCalifornia, U.S. District Courts for the Eastern Districts of New York, U.S. District Courts for the Southern Districts of New York, U.S. Patent & Trademark Office and New YorkView Profile
I am a startup business lawyer and litigator practicing in Silicon Valley as head of a 4-lawyer boutique firm, George Grellas & Associates. We are business lawyers with a specialty in early-stage tech startups. Since 1984, we have helped small to medium-sized businesses, startups, entrepreneurs, and executives - several thousand in all. We help form companies - fund them - sell or merge or acquire them - sell their assets - do their corporate work, employment work, contracts, leases, and standard terms - licensing, trademark, and IP work - founder and equity incentive structures - commercial deals of all types. We...
I grew up in a family business, and graduated from West Point, serving 6 years as an Army Airborne Ranger infantry officer. The combination makes me a consummate team player who instinctively leads and trains team members as needed. My legal expertise is honed from practice in both corporations and law firms, both large and small. My diverse background enables me to cross the lines of the business, administrative, technical, and legal sections of a company, and has taught me to develop and lead teams to set and attain goals harmonized to the business strategies, plans and...
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Mr. Oliver is Special Counsel in Townsend's litigation group, where he focuses his practice particularly on patent litigation and counseling. Based in the Palo Alto office, Andrew has appeared in the Federal Circuit and District Courts in several important patent jurisdictions, including California, Delaware, New York, Texas, and Virginia. He has also participated in arbitration related to patent licensing, litigated trade dress, trademark, and unfair competition issues, prosecuted patents in several technical areas, provided formal opinions regarding patent validity and infringement, performed broad intellectual property due diligence for mergers and licensing negotiations, and advised clients regarding litigation-avoidance strategies. Mr. Oliver's degree...