Kevin M. Kocun, a partner in the firm, is involved in all aspects of the IP practice. With extensive background in the procurement and enforcement of patents and trademarks throughout the world, Mr. Kocun focuses on developing sound IP strategies for his clients. Mr. Kocun has counseled clients in a variety of fields including the general mechanical arts with an emphasis on medical devices. Mr. Kocun is often involved in various stages of product development and release, including minimizing the risk of third party litigation, procurement of patent rights covering the product and providing guidance in connection with naming and branding.
Mr. Kocun also specializes in handling large due diligence projects for clients in connection with the license or purchase of IP assets. The goals of these projects are to aid in establishing value for the target IP, while minimizing risks associated with the acquisition. Mr. Kocun's involvement often extends through the preparation and execution of license or purchase agreements for the given assets and into the effective integration of the acquired assets into the clients' existing business.
Mr. Kocun has also been involved in several large scale patent infringement matters, in addition to handling both reexamination and interference proceedings before the United States Patent and Trademark Office.
Mr. Kocun is admitted to practice before the United States Patent and Trademark Office, and in both New Jersey and New York.