Andrew M. Douglas is a partner in our Orange County Office. His practice focuses on patent portfolio management, general counseling on licensing, trademarks, and other forms of intellectual property protection.
Mr. Douglas currently represents clients in a variety of technologies, including medical devices and methods, automotive technologies, consumer products, and other mechanical engineering related technologies.
Prior to joining the firm, Mr. Douglas worked as a product engineer in the recording head component division of Seagate Technology in Bloomington, Minnesota from 1994 to 1998. Mr. Douglas previously worked for 3M Company in two divisions developing consumer and industrial products. Mr. Douglas joined the firm in 2000 and became a partner in 2006.
Speeches & Seminars
Douglas, A., Lee. S., Kimmel, A., Preparing Your Life Science NewCo IP for Launch & Due Diligence, OCTANe Startup Series, March 8, 2016, Irvine, CA.
Douglas, A., Lee. S., Protecting Intellectual Property in a Competitive Market - Recent IP News You Need to Know, OCTANe Medical Device & Investor Forum, October 22, 2014, Irvine, CA.
Douglas, A., Lam, S., Intellectual Property For Engineers, UCI Biomedical Engineering Senior Design Seminar, January 14, 2014, Irvine, CA.
Douglas, A., Lee, S., Schneider, S., Zadno, R., Preparing Your Medical Device NewCo For IP Due Diligence, OCTANe Medical Device and Investor Forum, October 23, 2013, Irvine, CA.
Chun, A., Canuso, V., Douglas, A., Kertz, M., Is Freedom to Operate Mission Impossible?, OCTANe Strategic Growth Series, February 21, 2013, Irvine, CA.
Douglas, A., Impact on Novelty Standard of the America Invents Act, Whittier Law School, February 1, 2012, Costa Mesa, CA.
Cianfrani, J., Douglas, A., Lee, S., Merani, Impact of Patent Reform on IP Due Diligence for Medical Device Companies, OCTANe Medical Device & Investor Forum, November 16, 2011, Irvine, CA.
Fox, C., Douglas, A., Lee, S., Latest Strategies for Effectively Managing Your Patent Portfolio, OCTANe Building Blocks, April 15, 2010, Irvine, CA.
Douglas, A., Lee, S., Narula, R., Kapadia, M., Strategies for Success: An Inside Look Into Developing and Prosecuting a Valuable Medical Device Patent Portfolio, Intellectual Property and Strategy for the Medical Device Industry: From Inception to Commercialization, July 10, 2009, San Mateo, CA.
Douglas, A., Kimmel, A., Lee, S., Avoiding Patent Pitfalls, OCTANe Building Blocks, March 19, 2008, Irvine, CA.