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  • Education
    • J.D., Boston College Law School, 2002
    • B.S., with distinction, Worcester Polytechnic Institute, 1998, Chemical Engineering
  • Bar Jurisdictions
    • Texas, 2011
    • New York, 2003
    • Massachusetts, 2002
    • District of Columbia, 2009
  • Court Admissions
    • U.S. Court of Appeals, Federal Circuit, 2003
    • U.S. District Court, District of Massachusetts, 2003

Jason counsels clients on Intellectual Property and patent law and has deep experience in a broad variety of issues including:

  • Managing patent portfolios for small companies as well as large fortune 500 clients
  • Preparing and Prosecuting thousands of domestic, international (PCT), and foreign patent applications
  • Preparing freedom to operate, invalidity and infringement opinions

Jason also has deep experience with specialized proceedings before the Patent office and the Federal Courts including:

  • Lead Counsel on Inter Partes Review proceedings
  • Lead Counsel on Reexamination proceedings
  • Counsel on Interferences
  • District Court actions defending and asserting infringement

The technologies including chemical, mechanical, and biotech:

  • Polymers: block copolymers, block copolymers, styrene/butadiene, polyethylene, polypropylene, Olefin epoxidation, catalysts and polymerization, metallocenes etc.
  • Oil & Gas: drilling devices, fracturing, fracturing fluids, downhole treatment fluids, fluid loss and fluid control agents, breakers, proppants, relative permeability modifiers, wireline devices, fiber optics, microseismic, etc.
  • Medical devices including biomimetic materials, 3d printed materials, biofunctional scaffolds, stereolithography, vascular constructs
  • Biotech/Molecular biology: gene and polypeptide sequence; production of fatty acids;
  • Fungicides/Herbicides (e.g. sulfonylureas)
  • Agricultural and fertilizers (including sulfur fertilizers)
  • Chlor alkali processes including electrolyzer units and associated chemistries
  • semiconductors 

Jason also advises on other intellectual property issues including copyright protection (including counterfeit or unauthorized merchandise sales), Trade Secrets, and Trademark protection.

  • Successfully represented Fortune 500 company before the Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit Case No 16-2347 to invalidate U.S. Patent 6,210,459, directed to a fertilizer composition.  The Court affirmed the Board’s decision in inter partes reexamination 95/002,388 finding all claims invalid.  A petition for writ of Certiorari has been filed before the Supreme court to appeal the decision.
  • Serving as Lead Counsel in inter partes review IPR2016-00231, successfully upheld a patent and prevented institution with all claims being held valid.
  • Successfully represented Fortune 500 company in Reexaminations 95/001,445, and 95/001,865 to invalidate two competitor patents by cancelling all claims of the respective patents.
  • Successfully defended and upheld a patent in inter partes reexamination 95/002,073 with all claims confirmed.
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Featured in Law360
November 8, 2017
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Challenging Patent Validity: The New Post-Issuance Patent Proceedings and the Selection of Counsel
Intellectual Property Today
October 2013
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Strategy: America Invents Act. Interview Practice
Intellectual Property Magazine
July/August 2013
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Intellectual Property Enforcement in China: Courts, IP Bureaus, and Customs
State Bar of Texas Intellectual Property Law Section Newsletter
Fall 2010