Robert B. Cohen is a partner in the firm. With over 20 years of experience, his practice focuses exclusively on intellectual property law. From the outset of his career, his practice has involved trademark counseling and clearance, patent and trademark prosecution, patent infringement and validity studies, and licensing throughout the world. Mr. Cohen's clients include major corporations in the food, packaging and medical device industries, as well as small to moderate size clients in a broad range of commercial endeavors, including audio/visual equipment, cosmetic packaging and processing equipment. Mr. Cohen has also been involved in conducting due diligence with respect to acquisitions involving significant patent and trademark portfolios. His involvement has included evaluating the strength of the portfolio, negotiating intellectual property aspects of the acquisition, and negotiating and drafting ongoing license agreements related to the acquisitions. Following the acquisitions, he has often assumed complete responsibility for the acquired portfolio of properties.
Mr. Cohen is a cum laude graduate of Seton Hall University Law School, and holds a Bachelors Degree, summa cum laude, from Rutgers College of Engineering.
Trademark and Trade Dress Procurement
1987, New York
1986, New Jersey
1986, United States Patent & Trademark Office
Rutgers College of Engineering (B.S., Ceramic Engineering, summa cum laude, 1977; Member, Tau Beta Pi Honorary Society)
Seton Hall Law School (J.D., cum laude, 1986)