Protecting the new, now.®
Steve Greenfield uses his engineering design and intellectual property experience, to work closely with inventors, engineers, scientists, start-up companies and corporate management to establish strategically valuable patent, trademark, and copyright portfolios that protect technologies, product lines, brands and marketing investments. Mr. Greenfield manages large and small portfolios and provides insight and strategies for protecting internal intellectual property. Mr. Greenfield often reviews client portfolios to leverage unexpected revenue streams through licensing or litigation. Mr. Greenfield emphasizes balancing intellectual property protection with creating barriers to competitor entry or expansion in a given market.
Mr. Greenfield concentrates on intellectual property involving patent, trademark, and copyright protection of various technologies and brands involving:
Mr. Greenfield has a deep and broad understanding of how to procure patents in various complex technologies and for various business and strategic reasons. Mr. Greenfield is sought after to explain complex patent drafting and procurement nuances, as well as technology protection strategies in easy to understand non-technical language. Mr. Greenfield counsels clients to understand the long term power and strategic revenue growth potential created when research & development efforts are combined with a minimal intellectual property investment budget. Corporate net value is increased while competitors are blocked or left with a limited market entry point. Mr. Greenfield commits time with each of his clients to enhance their understanding of intellectual property concepts, strategic intellectual property planning and, most importantly, to provide them the ability to make confident, informed intellectual property related decisions.
Mr. Greenfield has peer-reviewed and recognized experience in patent, trademark, and copyright procurement, as well as in licensing intellectual property in both the U.S. and foreign countries. Steve advises each client with straight forward, proven patent and trademark portfolio strategies aimed to protect his client’s technology, product lines, branding and budget.
Prior to his legal experience, Mr. Greenfield was an electronic systems design engineer for Chrysler Technologies Airborne Systems, Inc. and E-Systems, Inc. where he designed high-speed analog, digital and microprocessor-based reconnaissance circuitry for U.S. Air Force and Navy Jets. Two of Mr. Greenfield’s designs flew in U.S. fighter aircraft during Desert Storm.