PATENT

LAW FIRM

Specializing in Patent Prosecution, Licensing, Opinions & Litigation

 

 

OVERVIEW

Keating & Bennett, LLP is a specialized patent law firm that has been providing high quality, cost-effective, customized strategic patent counseling services primarily to Japanese companies since 2000. 

 

Keating & Bennett, LLP provides unique strategies for solving the most difficult problems in patent prosecution, licensing, negotiation, clearance/freedom-to-operate, and litigation.  

 

Our highly efficient patent prosecution services have enabled us to obtain more than 10,000 U.S. patents, while achieving the highest patent quality with the lowest average number of Office Actions and RCEs per patent.

CUSTOMIZED SERVICE

We flexibly adapt our services, handling procedures, and fees to each client to ensure maximum client satisfaction.

#1 RANKING

K&B is consistently top-rated for (1) patent quality, (2) patents per professional, and (3) time and cost to obtain each patent.

AREAS OF EXPERTISE

Excelling in electrical, mechanical and chemical patent prosecution and patent counseling.

QUALITY CONTROL AT NO ADDITIONAL COST

K&B uses a unique cost-free triple-check quality control system for all USPTO filings to achieve the highest quality patents.

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JOSEPH KEATING

  A WORD FROM OUR FOUNDER

Welcome and thank you for visiting our firm’s website.  K&B was founded to be different from other law firms, and to be client-focused, first and foremost.  Our main objective is and always has been to provide our clients with the highest quality service for reasonable cost, while providing maximum responsiveness and flexibility.  After working in large general practice law firms and mid-size patent boutique law firms, and witnessing first hand our clients’ dissatisfaction with high costs but low quality, automatic annual increases in attorney hourly rates, and rigid rules and procedures governed by inflexible and slow-moving management committees, I decided to create a different type of firm that continuously builds long term strategic partner relationships with our clients with an emphasis on maximizing quality, responsiveness and cost-effectiveness.  Due to our clients’ support and cooperation, our firm has enjoyed more than 20 years of successful service and growth, and we look forward to continuing to serve our clients for decades to come.

 

SERVICES

 

PATENT PROSECUTION

Electrical

Mechanical

Chemical

Software

Designs

LICENSING

Patent portfolio analysis and valuation

Licensing campaign strategic planning and execution

                                               

Negotiations

OPINIONS

Validity

                                                Clearance/Freedom to Operate

 

Infringement

 

Enforceability

LITIGATION

Outside litigation counsel selection and supervision   

 

Liaison between client and outside litigation counsel   

              

Technical and patent consulting and analysis                                           

CLIENTS

 

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1800 Alexander Bell Dr., Suite 200

Reston, VA 20191

1 (571) 313-7440