Although the global semiconductor market suffered in the economic downturn, demand for electronic devices and requirements in new applications is expected to fuel growth momentum in coming years. Technologies that reduce power consumption and heat dissipation, capture solar energy or create more efficient lighting solutions are just a few examples of where the industry is heading.
With a solid reputation built on decades of experience, our Semiconductor and Materials Sciences Team is unrivaled in its technical and legal knowledge. Our real-world technical experience and extensive knowledge of the issues and regulations confronting manufacturers enable us to provide unparalleled counsel and services to our clients.
Because we understand the unique challenges of the industry, we can:
- Devise and implement the most effective strategies for obtaining the broadest possible patent and Intellectual Property protection coverage, whether for a single product or multiple product lines.
- Plan for potential issues such as use of patent and other IP rights in business negotiations, litigation and other situations
Our clients range from large multinational corporations to mid-sized businesses active in the manufacturing, processing, distributing and trading of semiconductors and materials for the industrial, consumer electronics, health and specialty markets. Our attorneys draw on the skills of practitioners from across our offices to provide coordinated, value-added legal services for maximizing the opportunities and achieving business goals.