Ron brings a unique, diverse, and highly sought after skillset to Vested Law. His engineering and small business background adds depth to his legal capabilities. As an inventor and small business owner, he understands his clients’ perspective. He is a licensed professional engineer (P.E. – electrical), having worked for 14 years in various engineering related roles before starting his law practice. During that time, he worked in the areas of engineering, project management, and technical sales. This skillset allows Ron to provide valuable assistance to startup and established companies.
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Litigation. Ron is an experienced litigator, having litigated cases across the nation in the areas of patent, trademark, copyright, as well other civil and criminal matters. He can step in and take the reins to effectively and efficiently guide clients through the legal minefield of litigation. Ron is also experienced in appellate matters, including oral arguments.
Joao Control and Monitoring Systems of California LLC v. ACTI Corporation Inc et al, United States District Court, Central District of California (patent infringement)
Cameras Onsite, LLC v. Digital Management Solutions, Inc. et al, United States District Court, Southern District of Texas (patent infringement)
Ball v. Global Tel Link et al, United States District Court, Southern District Of Ohio (copyright infringement)
Cignet, L.L.C. et al v. Dojcinovski et al, United States District Court, Eastern District Of Michigan (trade secret misappropriation)
Coast To Coast Health Care Services, Inc. v. Coast To Coast Healthcare, Inc., Common Pleas Court, Franklin County Ohio (federal trademark infringement & unfair competition)
Patent Preparation and Prosecution
Ron has prepared and prosecuted over 100 patent applications in the areas of mechanical, electrical, and chemical, in the United States and European patent offices. He is also a skilled investigator of “prior art” and knows how to search the globe for patents and other publications in order to advise clients about infringement, validity, and freedom to operate matters.
|7918462||System And Method For Facilitating Turbine Labyrinth Packing|
|8189811||System And Method For Processing Audio Signals|
|WO/2015/087161A1||Wafer Design UV Reactor|
|7760699||System And Method For Efficient Transmission Of Electronic Information|
|WO/2010/093370A1||System And Method For Carbon Monoxide Detection And Warning|
|US20080175442||Method Of Displaying Graphic Images|
|US20080147542||System And Method For Efficient Allocation Of Charitable Donations|
|EP2660205A1||Improved Clamp Ring|
|EP2662938A1||Electrically isolating lamp assembly|
|8945027||Heated Compression Therapy System And Method|
|7774101||System And Method For Managing Buildings|
|7914289||System And Method For Golf Instruction|
|7360532||Apparatus And Method For Calibrating An Archery Bow|
|7740430||Support Assembly For Use With Truck Bed|
Ron has prepared and prosecuted many US federal trademark applications, and can conduct a detailed search to identify potential conflicts.
As an engineer, Ron has worked for small and large fortune 500 companies as well as in his own entrepreneurial endeavors in the areas of electronics, power and utilities, construction management, project management, sales, energy engineering, and medical devices. A degreed electrical engineer and licensed professional engineer, he has designed electrical, mechanical, and medical devices. Additionally, he is a patent holder and small business owner.
Exemplary Areas of Technical Expertise
- Analog and digital electronics
- Digital signal processing
- Digital audio
- Embedded systems
- Electrical power generation, transmission & distribution, and steam turbines
- Medical devices
- Mechanical systems
- UV radiation
Ohio state and federal courts, registered to practice before the United States Patent and Trademark Office, pro hac vice: California, Texas, & Michigan.
Ohio State University (electrical engineering), Capital University Law School.
Ron lectures across the nation about various intellectual property matters.