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We are a tight-knit team of experienced, business-minded professionals, dedicated to protecting and defending your company’s intellectual property rights.

From trademark and patent applications to litigation and online enforcement, we are responsive and friendly, guiding you expertly through the process to provide peace of mind for your business.

All of our attorneys have scientific or engineering backgrounds and are licensed to practice before the United States Patent and Trademark Office.

If your company’s intellectual property protection isn’t where you want it to be, contact us and set up a time to talk. We’d love to learn about your business, explain your strategic options, and work with you to secure your vital IP assets.

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Announcing the New KRDG Law Firm
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KRDG Combines Deep Patent and Trademark Expertise with IP Litigation and Enforcement   Kolitch Romano and Dascenzo Gates IP Law have merged to form a new intellectual property law firm, Kolitch Romano Dascenzo Gates LLC (KRDG). Based in Portland, Oregon, … Read More

Why Was My Patent Application Rejected Over Something Unrelated?
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Nick’s company was doing well, and their new can opener sales were through the roof. We met to review a rejection of his utility patent application. The patent examiner had used a couple of prior art references to reject the … Read More

Embrace the Rejection: Demystifying Patent Office Actions
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As we’ve mentioned previously, the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office initially rejects most utility patent applications. So, when the USPTO first examines your application, you can expect them to deny at least some of its claims for one reason or … Read More