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James E. Gauger


Of Counsel

James Gauger is a registered patent attorney who primarily focuses his practice on domestic and international patent preparation and prosecution in a wide range of technology.


AREAS OF EXPERIENCE

  • Patent Preparation and Prosecution
  • IP Strategy
  • Patent and Software Licensing
  • Patentability and Freedom to Operate Opinions
  • Strategic IP Portfolio Development and Management
  • Mergers and Acquisitions
  • Trademarks, Trade Secrets and Copyrights
  • Cloud Computer / SaaS
  • Supply and Procurement Contracts
  • Due Diligence
  • Open Source Investigations
  • IP Litigation
  • Joint Ventures / Consortiums

TECHNOLOGICAL BACKGROUND

  • Digital Circuitry
  • Control Systems
  • Telecommunications
  • Satellite Systems
  • Hard Drive Systems
  • Electro-mechanical Devices

PROFESSIONAL TECHNICAL EXPERIENCE

Mr. Gauger worked as an electrical engineer for Motorola, Inc., Automotive and Industrial Electronics Group. As an electrical engineer, he worked on projects involving design and testing of the control and emulator printed circuit boards for the Second Generation Console microcomputer.


EDUCATION

Mr. Gauger holds a Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering from Iowa State University. He also holds a Juris Doctorate from Marquette University. While in law school, Mr. Gauger was on the Marquette Law Review and National Patent Moot Court Team.


ADMITTED TO PRACTICE

State of Illinois, State of Wisconsin and the United States Patent and Trademark Office