Hard and Soft Advances

If you place a strong value on intellectual property, Carter DeLuca has the expertise in electronics and software to design and execute a valuable IP strategy that advances your competitive goals. We closely follow the rapidly evolving body of law and deliver updates in the form of presentations to our clients and IP associations around the world. Our clients range from large, multi-national corporations selling complex software-driven electronics, to start-up companies developing new mobile apps or other software. To service this broad array of clients, our team includes professionals with education and experience in computer science, computer engineering, software engineering, electrical engineering, physics and electronics, each of whom can communicate effectively with inventors and engineers on technical issues, as well as with your business team regarding commercialization of your technology, both in the U.S. and around the world.

Carter DeLuca will become a trusted member of your team, providing IP strategic counseling on the development and management of a commercially dominant portfolio, and guiding you through patentability evaluations, patent and trademark preparation and prosecution, international filing strategies, post-grant proceedings, product clearance (including design-around strategies and opinions), and due diligence, licensing, and copyright issues.

A sampling of the diverse electronics and software technologies with which we have expertise includes:

  • Acoustics
  • Business methods
  • Circuit design
  • Closed loop and feed forward control
  • Communication systems
  • Computer architecture
  • Computer hardware and software
  • Control systems
  • Digital electronics
  • Electrical circuits and components
  • Fiber Optic Testing Equipment
  • High Speed Registration and Control
  • Holographics
  • Mobile Communications/Wireless Networking
  • Optical Scanning and Imaging
  • Radio Frequency Identification
  • Real-Time Information Systems
  • Refrigeration Thermo-Electric Systems
  • (RFID)/Wireless Technology
  • Security Systems
  • Semiconductor Devices/Manufacturing
  • Software Design/Systems
  • Speech and Pattern Recognition
  • Telecommunication Systems
  • Video Compression
  • Video Gaming
  • Vision Systems
  • Web Handling