FacultyFaculty/Author Profile
Richard Bone

Richard Bone

McDermott Will & Emery LLP

Menlo Park, CA, USA

Richard Bone is a Partner, and member of the firm’s Risk Management and Technology committees. His practice involves securing patent protection for small and medium-sized clients in a range of technologies and offering advice in patent licensing and monetization strategies.

Richard‘s practice encompasses all aspects of patent preparation and prosecution, in fields such as pharmaceutical chemistry, biotechnology, materials, nanotechnology, medical devices and computer software. Richard’s core strengths lie in inter-disciplinary technologies. He has counseled clients in worldwide patent portfolio strategy and management, as well as rendered opinions in patentability, patent invalidity, non-infringement and freedom to operate. Richard’s practice also extends to design patent protection. Recently, Richard has been an invited speaker on aspects of risk management and malpractice in patent cases.

Before joining VLP, Richard was a Principal in the Silicon Valley office of Fish & Richardson P.C.  Richard’s legal career started at Pennie & Edmonds LLP, where he was a law clerk while attending Santa Clara University School of Law part-time. Before entering the legal field, Richard spent several years as a computational chemist, in industry in the U.S. and the U.K., where he wrote all manner of software used in the drug discovery process.

Richard Bone is associated with the following items:
CHB Chapters  CHB Chapters “Subject Matter” Conflicts for the Patent Practitioner (February 2017) - Patent Fundamentals Bootcamp 2017: An Introduction to Patent Drafting, Prosecution, and Litigation, Tuesday, July 18, 2017
Live Seminar  Live Seminar Patent Fundamentals Bootcamp 2018: An Introduction to Patent Drafting, Prosecution, and Litigation, Wednesday, July 18, 2018, San Francisco, CA

  • twitter
  • LinkedIn
  • YouTube
  • RSS

All Contents Copyright © 1996-2018 Practising Law Institute. Continuing Legal Education since 1933.

© 2018 PLI PRACTISING LAW INSTITUTE. All rights reserved. The PLI logo is a service mark of PLI.