Thomas M. Isaacson
Areas of Focus
Financial Technology (FinTech) and Regulation
Intellectual Property & Technology Litigation
, J. Reuben Clark Law School
, University of Utah
, Electrical Engineering
District of Columbia
United States Supreme Court, 2007
Court of Appeals of Maryland, 2004
United States Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit, 2000
With technological experience in standards-based patent analysis, cloud computing, wireless technologies and protocols, speech processing, and mechanical arts, Thomas M. Isaacson understands the intricacies associated with new technologies and uses that knowledge to provide clients with effective patent management and protection. Tom focuses on patent and trademark prosecution and litigation, and serves a range of clients, including Fortune 100 companies.
Previously, as in-house counsel, Tom managed the patent portfolio and strategic development for a major Internet and phone provider. His in-house work included client counseling, patent application preparation, patent prosecution, intellectual property strategy and licensing. He also managed and reviewed work from outside counsel on many patent prosecution matters. In addition, Tom provided intellectual property counsel for a voice-enabled services research lab focusing on strategic patent prosecution and licensing of industry standards-based technologies such as MPEG4 (part 2 and part 10), LTE, WiFi, AAC, WiMax, MPEG7, DVBT and MPEG2000. Tom is also a prolific inventor being a named inventor on 18 patents.
J. Reuben Clark Law Society
Represented a Fortune 100 Corporation in a world-wide licensing program seeking royalties for a standards based patent portfolio.
Publications & Presentations
Polsinelli Shareholder Thomas M. Isaacson is a Featured Contributor to Chamber of Digital Commerce's Blockchain IP Publication
March 9, 2018
Innovation on the Blockchain: Protect your IP Assets in 2018 and Beyond
"Crafting claims that protect a client's business practices or products is a form of art."
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