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KBSO Wins Summary Judgment in Patent Infringement Action

KBSO Wins Summary Judgment in Patent Infringement Action

December 15, 2016 In connection with defending a large manufacturer and distributor of swim spas and hot tubs that was sued for patent infringement, K...
Michael Gilman Joins KBSO

Michael Gilman Joins KBSO

December 12, 2016 KBSO is pleased to announce that Michael Gilman has joined the firm as counsel. Mike brings to KBSO his more than two decades of exp...
James Walker Named to the Board of Directors for the Transducer Research Foundation

James Walker Named to the Board of Directors for the Transducer Research Foundation

June 30, 2016 KBSO is pleased to announce that Jim Walker has been named to the Board of Directors for the Transducer Research Foundation (TRF). The T...
KBSO Succeeds in Reversing A Ruling of The Patent Trial And Appeal Board

KBSO Succeeds in Reversing A Ruling of The Patent Trial And Appeal Board

May 13, 2016 KBSO is pleased to announce a successful outcome in the appeal of an examiner’s final rejection in Ex Parte Hobbs and Appling (Appeal...
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Meet Our Founders

The intellectual property professionals at Kaplan, Breyer, Schwarz & Ottesen have an extensive range and depth of expertise spanning many practice areas and industries.

Jeff Kaplan
Jeff is a Partner and Chair of our IP Litigation Group.
Wayne S. Breyer
Wayne is Managing Partner and a Patent Attorney.
Paul A. Schwarz
Paul is a Partner and Patent Attorney.
Ken Ottesen
Ken is a Partner and Patent Attorney. (Click on his name below to see his profile.)

Ken Ottesen

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