Our attorneys have the knowledge and experience to advise our clients on a full array of legal issues regarding their complex, ever-changing technology sectors. We not only guide our clients through complex intellectual property issues pertaining to their specific technology sectors, but our attorneys from various practice areas, including business law, employment, health care, and employee benefits, also work to ensure our clients receive superior legal counsel for all aspects of their businesses.

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With a long history of representing clients in various technology industry sectors, including biotechnology, clean technology, lighting, robotics, and software, we have been able to build strategic, valuable patent and trademark portfolios for our clients and have assisted them with navigating patent, trademark and copyright issues, and disputes in order to ensure their businesses continue to grow, mitigate risks, and thrive.

Our intellectual property litigators handle high-profile cases throughout the United States in federal and state courts and have experience across various technology industry sectors. They also represent clients before the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office's Patent Trial and Appeal Board and Trademark Trial and Appeal Board.

Below is more information on our areas of focus.

Firm Highlights

News

Prominent Attorneys Join Verrill’s Family Law Practice

(January 23, 2020) – Verrill is pleased to welcome attorneys Nancy O’Donnell and David Friedman to the firm’s Boston office as the newest members of its Family Law Group. The addition of O’Donnell and...

Matter

Aquaculture

Verrill represents both growers and coastal landowners regarding leasing and licensing of aquaculture enterprises.

Event

Annual Employment Law Update: HR 2020 Vision for the Future

Matter

Protection of Private Coastal Property Rights for Conservation of Intertidal Habitat

Verrill successfully represented coastal landowners in first-impression litigation against a Canadian seaweed harvesting company with global operations to determine who owns the sea plants that are growing on private intertidal property in Maine. In...

Event

AHLA Academic Medical Centers and Teaching Hospitals Institute

In January, attorneys Kate Heffernan and Andrew Rusczek will be presenting at the American Health Lawyers Association's Academic Medical Centers and Teaching Hospitals Institute conference in Arlington, VA. The conference is designed to address...

Publication/Podcast

More Proposed Changes to CCPA Geared to Health Care and Life Sciences Industries

The California Consumer Privacy Act of 2018 (“CCPA”) took effect on January 1, 2020. Days later on January 8, 2020, the California Senate Health Committee unanimously approved Senate bill A.B. 713 (the “Bill”) to...

News

Michael K. Fee to Lead Verrill’s Health Care and Life Sciences Defense Practice

(January 22, 2020) – Verrill is pleased to welcome Michael K. Fee to the firm’s Boston office as a Partner in its nationally recognized Health Care & Life Sciences Group and as the leader...

Publication/Podcast

Is the New U.S.-China Agreement What Was Prescribed?

The trade relationship between China and the United States has been top of mind for businesses over the past year. In spring 2018, Chinese President Xi Jinping denied the U.S. Government's request to end...

Blog

Podcast: The Legal Perspective of Creating a Respectful and Inclusive Workplace

Blog

Maine Solar Boom: Over 1.5GW of Distributed Solar Capacity in the Queue