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Chris Knors

Dr. Knors' practice is focused in technologies that involve chemistry, polymers and materials, such as pharmaceuticals, medical devices, glucose monitoring, eye care, herbicides, fungicides, pesticides, functional coatings, semiconductor manufacturing processes, glasses and fibers, lubricants, rechargeable batteries, metallurgy, ballistic materials and nanomaterials. Dr. Knors provides counseling with regard to patent portfolio management and strategy with issues that include licensing, collaborations and technology acquisitions, patent validity, infringement, reexamination, and design around strategies. Dr. Knors has performed intellectual property due diligence investigations on behalf of clients seeking to acquire or market medical devices and early and late stage pharmaceutical product candidates, and assisted clients in technology transfer in the agrochemical, medical device and pharmaceutical fields.
Chris Knors has written 2 posts for IP Law Blog

“Fast-Pass” Patent Prosecution of Priority-Related Applications

Who doesn’t like to cut to the front of a long line?  In certain situations, the Patent Prosecution Highway (PPH) and Patent Cooperation Treaty-Patent Prosecution Highway (PCT-PPH) programs may provide for innovators to do just that.

When is PPH or PCT-PPH Possibly a Good or Bad Idea?

When is PPH or PCT-PPH Possibly a Good Idea? There are certain situations where it may be advantageous to use the PPH or PCT-PPH programs, recognizing that this is a case-by-case basis analysis that requires careful consideration of a number of factors under competent guidance from experienced counsel.

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