Paul J. Dougherty

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I am a former USPTO Patent Examiner and registered US patent agent (Registration No 61,967). In 2009, I founded The Patent Box to help US patent practitioners navigate the nuances of the US patent system.

I also have experience in academic technology commercialization with Drexel University and industry systems engineering experience with companies including Lockheed Martin and the Johns Hopkins Applied Physics Laboratory.

Education: BS in Electrical Engineering and an MS in Computer Systems Engineering, both from Boston University.

Firm Name: Paul J. Dougherty
Firm Number: 267-608-5468
Registration Number: 61,967
Available Cases: 16

Prosecution Experience - By US Class

Class Number Total Cases
102 - AMMUNITION AND EXPLOSIVES 2
342 - COMMUNICATIONS: DIRECTIVE RADIO WAVE SYSTEMS AND DEVICES (E.G., RADAR, RADIO NAVIGATION) 2
257 - ACTIVE SOLID-STATE DEVICES (E.G.,TRANSISTORS, SOLID-STATE DIODES) 2
715 - DATA PROCESSING: PRESENTATION PROCESSING OF DOCUMENT, OPERATOR INTERFACE PROCESSING, AND SCREEN SAVER DISPLAY PROCESSING 1
333 - WAVE TRANSMISSION LINES AND NETWORKS 1
348 - TELEVISION 1
473 - GAMES USING TANGIBLE PROJECTILE 1
114 - SHIPS 1
74 - MACHINE ELEMENT OR MECHANISM 1
244 - AERONAUTICS AND ASTRONAUTICS 1
717 - DATA PROCESSING: SOFTWARE DEVELOPMENT, INSTALLATION AND MANAGEMENT 1
441 - BUOYS, RAFTS, AND AQUATIC DEVICES 1
396 - PHOTOGRAPHY 1

US Case List ?

Serial Number Class/Subclass Invention Title Ownership History ? Contribution ?
11014079 348/441 LOW NOISE ENCODING AND DECODING APPRATUS AND METHOD Prosecuted (verified)
11100672 257/192 GaN-based high electron mobility transistor and method for making the same LOCKHEED MARTIN CORPORATION, GENERAL ELECTRIC COMPANY Prosecuted (verified)
11121236 257/208 THIN EMBEDDED ACTIVE IC CIRCUIT INTEGRATION TECHNIQUES FOR FLEXIBLE AND RIGID CIRCUITS LOCKHEED MARTIN CORPORATION, GENERAL ELECTRIC COMPANY Prosecuted (verified)
11371174 333/104 VANADIUM OXIDE RF/MICROWAVE INTEGRATED SWITCH SUITABLE FOR USE WITH PHASED ARRAY RADAR ANTENNA LOCKHEED MARTIN CORPORATION, GENERAL ELECTRIC COMPANY Prosecuted (verified)
11972727 473/286 GOLF EXERCISE DEVICE Prosecuted (verified)
12274890 717/121 Method of Assuring Execution for Safety Computer Code Prosecuted (verified)
12401391 342/159 SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR FILTERING CLUTTER LOCKHEED MARTIN CORPORATION Prosecuted (verified)
12401425 342/194 SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR INCREASING SPECTRAL RESOLUTION LOCKHEED MARTIN CORPORATION Prosecuted (verified)
12409265 244/003.250 DRAG-STABILIZED WATER-ENTRY PROJECTILE AND CARTRIDGE ASSEMBLY LOCKHEED MARTIN CORPORATION Prosecuted (verified)
12411465 074/103 CONTROL PANEL ACTUATOR DEVICE LOCKHEED MARTIN CORPORATION Prosecuted (verified)
12412151 114/245 CONTROLLED TOWED ARRAY DEPRESSOR LOCKHEED MARTIN CORPORATION Prosecuted (verified)
12550776 102/489 MINE-DEFEATING SUBMUNITION LOCKHEED MARTIN CORPORATION Prosecuted (verified)
12592759 441/079 WATER RECREATION DEVICE ZUP LLC Prosecuted (verified)
12702429 102/477 MINE-DEFEATING PROJECTILE LOCKHEED MARTIN CORPORATION Prosecuted (verified)
12927166 396/428 MOTOR CONTROLLED MACRO RAIL FOR CLOSE-UP FOCUS-STACKING PHOTOGRAPHY Prosecuted (verified)
13501370 715/273 METHOD AND SYSTEM FOR DOCUMENT PRESENTATION AND ANALYSIS Prosecuted (verified)
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