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Kevin Spivak


Vierra Magen Marcus LLP.

Kevin R. Spivak currently serves as Secretary on the LES Board of Directors and is a member of the intellectual property law firm of Vierra Magen Marcus LLP. Mr. Spivak’s experience includes managing and securing intellectual property rights in a wide variety of technologies for domestic and global corporations.

Mr. Spivak represents major corporate clients in counseling, prosecuting and preparing both foreign and domestic patent applications, including filings via the Patent Cooperation Treaty. Mr. Spivak also advises in support of patent litigation and licensing negotiations, including cases before district and federal courts and the International Trade Commission (ITC), and prepares infringement, validity, freedom-to-operate and patentability opinions. He also conducts due diligence studies in all aspects of intellectual property.

The technologies involved in Mr. Spivak’s daily practice include networks, telecommunications, mobile devices, VoIP, Internet telephony, power generation, semiconductors, optics, display technology, DVD technology and standards, gaming, automotive, computer hardware and software, and business methods.

Before completing law school, Mr. Spivak was a Patent Examiner in the USPTO, where he examined patent applications in computer-related technologies. Mr. Spivak received a B.S. in Computer Engineering from The George Washington University and a J.D. from The American University, Washington College of Law.

Specialties: Patent prosecution, including drafting and prosecuting applications before the USPTO; Due diligence; Data Mining and Landscaping; Opinions; Portfolio Management, Computer, Internet, Telecommunications and Business Method patents.