Founder of Christopher J Chan IP Law. With 25+ years of experience in patent and intellectual property (IP) law, Chris is a trusted advisor to Fortune 100 companies, experienced entrepreneurs and investors, and business-minded inventors. Chris is a registered U.S. Patent Attorney with the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office. Chris advises clients in all aspects of IP law, including IP portfolio management and strategy, procurement, opinions, due diligence, licensing and related litigation. Chris counsels numerous clients regarding their patent, trademark, copyright, and trade secret portfolios.
Specialties: Chris’ particular experience is in the acquisition, licensing, and enforcement of IP rights including patents, trademarks, and copyrights. Chris has experience with software, computer and network hardware, drones, telecom, artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning, augmented reality (AR) and virtual reality (VR), logistics, blockchain and crypto, payments and digital currencies, textiles, consumer products, filtration equipment, outdoor sporting and recreation equipment, power generation and controls, electro-mechanical devices, medical devices, manufacturing tools and processes, and business methods. Chris works with clients in a diverse array of industries including media and entertainment, healthcare, financial services, consumer products, and power generation.