Poised to hit $500+ billion globally in value, the automotive industry, both in the U.S. and internationally, continues to experience unprecedented growth in digitization and automation resulting in new business models that have revolutionized this sector in terms of efficiency, invention, and advancement. In addition, of particular importance to the automotive sector is the rise of autonomous driving, electrification, connectivity, and diverse mobility.
Rothwell Figg attorneys have deep experience in preparing and prosecuting patent applications and litigating patents for the automotive industry, particularly in the mechanical, electro-mechanical, software, and AI space. We manage extensive and worldwide portfolios and advise on due diligence programs, provide formal opinions on freedom to operate and patentability questions, and vigorously defend and enforce client rights in the face of pending litigation across the U.S. and before international tribunals.
Moreover, our services for the automotive industry also include the clearance, procurement, and ongoing monitoring of trademarks and copyrights, as well as identifying copyrightable materials and subsequent registration and protection.