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Bao Tran

Bao Tran

Patent PC (formerly Tran & Associates)
  • Intellectual Property, Patents
  • California
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Biography

I am a seasoned patent attorney who helps businesses protect their Go-To-Market plans and increase company valuation with IP-based transformation from ideas to IP assets.

I have three decades of helping enterprises large and small develop and execute IP initiatives for all facets of intellectual property strategy, patenting portfolios, and monetization of the portfolio. Sample work includes:

? Represented medical device companies from start-up to IPO in a variety of intellectual property matters, including procurement, prosecution, due diligence assessments, opinions, and litigation, involving technologies such as dental materials, methods of manufacturing, 3D printed manufacturing systems, software systems, and dental appliance cleaning systems, among others, and also implemented HIPAA for a public company

? Represented a fabless 3D semiconductor company in intellectual property matters, including procurement and prosecution, involving technologies such as FinFET and monolithic 3D IC design.

? Represented the world’s largest semiconductor fabrication equipment company in intellectual property matters, including procurement and prosecution of semiconductor processing equipment.

? Represented the R&D research arm of an international company in intellectual property matters, including procurement and prosecution, involving technologies such as wireless communication, laser communication, search engine, microgrid systems, renewable systems, image recognition, smart car, and quantum computing.

? Represented numerous Silicon Valley startup companies in intellectual property matters, including management of intellectual property portfolios, procurement and prosecution, litigation, and opinions, involving technologies such as metaverse AR/VR, blockchain, cryptocurrency, virtual reality, augmented reality, Internet-of-Things (IoT), gene-based data processing systems, houseware products, data storage systems, computers, AI, NFT, fintech, cleantech.

Education
Univ of Houston Law Center
Law Degree (1993) | Law
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Specialized in intellectual property law including patent, trademark, copyright
Honors: Patent Prosecution
Activities: Specialized in intellectual property law including patent, trademark, copyright
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Columbia University
MBA (1987) | Finance
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Activities and societies: Business Valuation - AICPAActivities and societies: Business Valuation - AICPA Focused on corporate strategy and valuation of companies with intangible assets such as patents and trademarks.
Honors: IP valuation
Activities: Startups, Activities and societies: Business Valuation - AICPAActivities and societies: Business Valuation - AICPA Focused on corporate strategy and valuation of companies with intangible assets such as patents and trademarks.
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Rice Univ
Undergraduate Degree (1985) | Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, Math Science
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Specialized in high speed computer architecture, massively parallel computation, machine learning with neural network, machine inferencing with LISP, took advanced courses in integrated circuit (IC) chip design as a junior.
Honors: Eta Kappy Nu
Activities: Specialized in high speed computer architecture, massively parallel computation, machine learning with neural network, machine inferencing with LISP, took advanced courses in integrated circuit (IC) chip design as a junior.
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Professional Experience
Founder
Patent PC (formerly Tran & Associates)
- Current
I have been practicing law since 1993. I was with Pravel Hewitt and then Fish & Richardson. I became associate general counsel for a public medical device company, general counsel for a 4000 person company and founded Tran & Associates in 2005. I am a seasoned patent attorney who helps businesses protect their Go-To-Market plans and increase company valuation with IP-based transformation from ideas to IP assets. I have three decades of helping enterprises large and small develop and execute IP initiatives for all facets of intellectual property strategy, patenting portfolios, and monetization of the portfolio. Sample work includes: ? Represented medical device companies from start-up to IPO in a variety of intellectual property matters, including procurement, prosecution, due diligence assessments, opinions, and litigation, involving technologies such as dental materials, methods of manufacturing, 3D printed manufacturing systems, software systems, and dental appliances.
Publications
Articles & Publications
Sample Patent Work
Tran
Patent Optimizer
US Patent and Trademark Office
Certifications
Attorney License
Nevada State Bar
Attorney License
State Bar of California
Attorney License
State Bar of Texas
Patent Attorney
US Patent and Trademark Office
Professional Associations
California State Bar  # 195048
Member
- Current
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Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
California
State Bar of California
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Fees
  • Free Consultation
    Provisional Paten Application $299 Utility Patent Application starting from $3999
  • Credit Cards Accepted
  • Contingent Fees
  • Rates, Retainers and Additional Information
    We have financing programs for inventors.
Practice Areas
    Intellectual Property
    Patents
    Patent Appeals, Patent Litigation, Patent Prosecution
Languages
  • Chinese: Written
  • English: Spoken, Written
  • German: Written
  • Vietnamese: Spoken, Written
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Website
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Patent PC
4701 Patrick Henry Dr, Building #16
Santa Clara, CA 95054
Toll-Free: (800) 234-3032
Telephone: (408) 528-7490
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