Intellectual Property Attorney in San Francisco, CA

Richard A. Nebb - Of Counsel

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Richard Nebb has more than 30 years of experience representing clients in a broad range of intellectual property matters in San Francisco, CA. His current practice at Dergosits & Noah LLP emphasizes patent prosecution, and trademark prosecution, counseling, and enforcement.

Mr. Nebb has significant experience in intellectual property litigation, patent appeals, trademark opposition/cancellation proceedings licensing, strategic portfolio management, due diligence, contract review, domain disputes, and other intellectual property matters. Representative technologies include computer systems, software, peripherals and components; semiconductor materials, devices, and fabrication processes; data storage systems and devices; communications systems and devices; image processing, including encoding/decoding and transmission systems and devices; stereoscopic imaging; and electronic, mechanical and electromechanical devices and systems.

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Mr. Nebb was formerly the Patent Chair of the San Francisco Intellectual Property Law Association, a member of the California bar, and is registered to practice before the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office. He is admitted to practice before the California Supreme Court, the U.S. District Court for the Northern, Eastern and Central Districts of California, and the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth and Federal Circuits.  He is also a member of the San Francisco Intellectual Property Law Association.

An Understanding of Your Industry

Mr. Nebb received a Bachelor of Science in Electrical and Computer Engineering from the University of California, Davis in 1983, and a Juris Doctor from Golden Gate University in 1989, where he was first a writer and then an editor for the Law Review. Mr. Nebb also worked for Procter & Gamble in manufacturing management prior to attending law school.

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