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Matthew O. | Elance
 
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Last Sign-in: May 13, 2008

Matthew O.

Patent Attorney Admitted in WA
   United States
  |   Woodland Hills, CA

Overview

Minimum Hourly Rate $75

I am Patent Attorney admitted in Washington seeking contract or project work. Fee is negotiable.

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Civil Theft Recovery

Service Description

I have been a patent agent/attorney for the last 5 years with experience in both design and utility patents for mechanical devices.

I also offer civil theft recovery for business owners in the state of Washington that have been the victim of retail theft and/or shoplifting.

I offer all services associated with patent prosecution before the United States Patent and Trademark office. Here, as with the payment terms, the detailed description of the service will depend on the request of the client. For instance, a patent search will consist of an effort to locate potential products or publications that will interfere with the client’s efforts to obtain a patent on his invention. The search will conclude with a presentation to the client of the results and advice on how to proceed with the patent application process in written form.

Civil Theft Recovery services are available to retail businesses that have experienced a retail theft or shoplifting incident that has been reported to the police. There must also be an identifiable responsible party. The service will take place over a 90-day period in which 3 demand letters requesting payment of the civil damages allowed by Washington state law will be drafted and mailed to the responsible party. Should the responsible party remit the payment within the aforementioned 90 period, the client will receive the amount of the civil damages and I will retain the any requested attorney fees. Should the responsible party fail to...

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Employment

Private Practice
Agent / Attorney
2003 - Present
I have five years experience in all aspects patent prosecution.
Civil Recovery Services
Paralegal
2004 - 2005
I helped maintain a draft civil demand letters for the staff counsel.

Education

University of the Pacific McGeorge School of Law
Juris Doctor
1999 - 2003
University of California at Irvine
Bachelor of Science
1993 - 1997

Keywords

Patent
legal
retail
theft
shoplifting
civil
law
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