Presentations | 05/17/2019

David Randall to Speak at Patent Prosecution Boot Camp

  • Patent Prosecution

SOUTHFIELD, Mich. – Brooks Kushman shareholder David Randall taught a three hour patent claim drafting workshop at the Patent Prosecution Boot Camp earlier this week hosted by the American Intellectual Property Association (AIPLA) in Philadelphia, PA. This is Randall’s fifth year teaching the workshop.

Day one of the Boot Camp is focused on teaching about the preparation of a patent applications and included a number of workshops on claim drafting in Mechanical, Electrical/Software, and Bio/Pharma/Chemistry fields.  Day two of the Boot Camp was dedicated to prosecution of a patent application and included lectures covering various aspects of prosecuting a patent application and workshops on how to respond to Office Actions in the Mechanical, Electrical/Software, and Bio/Pharma/Chemistry fields.  The final day of the Boot Camp covered Petitions, Appeals, Post-Grant Proceedings, and International aspects of the patent practice, including PCTs.

Randall Randall is based in Brooks Kushman’s Los Angeles office.  He routinely represents clients in complex contested matters before district courts throughout the United States and before the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office. He has been consistently recognized by Best Lawyers in America as one of the top intellectual property litigators in America and has represented a number of well-known companies in patent, trade secret, and trademark litigation.  He also assists clients with development and management of worldwide patent and trademark portfolios, as well as issues concerning product design and the procurement of product configuration trademarks. A number of the patents Randall has prosecuted have been successfully litigated multiple times.  His experience covers a broad range of technologies, including technologies in the 3D printing, aerospace, automotive, biofuels, communications, chemical, consumer products, electronics, fashion, Internet, laser, medical device, material science, optics, and software and data storage industries.

In addition to his involvement with AIPLA, Randall is a member of the Board of Directors of the LAIPLA, and he has been an active member of the Intellectual Property Owners Association’s (IPO) U.S. Post-Grant Patent Office Practice Committee since 2013.  He is also a member of the Planning Committee for the USC IP Institute.

About Brooks Kushman P.C.
Brooks Kushman P.C. is a leading intellectual property (IP) and technology law firm, and represents clients nationally and internationally with respect to protection, enforcement and monetization of IP, including patents, trademarks, copyrights and trade secrets. The firm has more than 90 intellectual property professionals specializing in various technical disciplines, and has a reputation for providing leading IP counseling with a focus on the business objectives of their clients.

Brooks Kushman counts a number of Fortune 100 companies across a variety of industries among its clients. The firm is also recognized by leading legal publications and rankings, including Corporate Counsel magazine, U.S. News & World Report, Law360, Intellectual Asset Management, Managing Intellectual Property, and Intellectual Property Today. For more information, please visit

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