The Innovation Firm

Keith J. Wood

Practice Areas

Technologies

Education

  • Harvard College, A.B. in Physics
  • Boston College Law School, J.D.

Professional Associations

  • American Intellectual Property Law Association
  • Boston Patent Law Association, co-chair of the International and Foreign Practice Committee
  • MIT Enterprise Forum of Cambridge, Past Committee Chair, Energy Special Interest Group (Energy SIG)

Keith J. Wood

Keith J. Wood Attorney

Keith J. Wood

Counsel
Boston office
617.607.5949

For over 18 years, Keith has handled intellectual property matters both in the U.S. and abroad. He assists clients including start-ups, universities, companies of all sizes and individuals with the preparation and prosecution of patent applications, and counsels clients regarding patent portfolio strategies.

Keith’s patent practice includes a wide variety of physics- and computer-based technologies. He also practices in related technologies, such as semiconductor manufacturing, graphene-based materials, microfluidics, medical devices, cryogenic refrigeration, acoustics, optics, filtration, speech-recognition software, nanomaterials, and clean energy technologies.

Specializing in patent prosecution and preparation of legal opinions, Keith helps clients obtain patent rights worldwide.  He manages large patent portfolios, creating consistent strategies across multiple jurisdictions.  Keith’s breadth and depth of understanding of each client’s invention is clearly conveyed during examination of patent applications and is consistently effective in obtaining patent rights.

Keith co-authored the articles, “Issue Preclusive Effect of Markman Claim Construction Rulings” and “Indemnification for Patent Infringement under the Uniform Commercial Code,” both of which were published in the Boston Patent Law Association Newsletter.

Keith is currently the co-chair of the Boston Patent Law Association’s International and Foreign Practice Committee. For several years, he served as Committee Chair of the Energy Special Interest Group of the MIT Enterprise Forum of Cambridge.

Bar Admissions

  • U.S. District Court, District of Massachusetts
  • U.S. Patent and Trademark Office
  • Massachusetts

Firm News

  • Firm is Coaching Sponsor of 2010 New England Venture Summit more

Press Releases

  • Numerous Firm Attorneys Appointed to Boston Patent Law Association Openings more
Biography

For over 18 years, Keith has handled intellectual property matters both in the U.S. and abroad. He assists clients including start-ups, universities, companies of all sizes and individuals with the preparation and prosecution of patent applications, and counsels clients regarding patent portfolio strategies.

Keith’s patent practice includes a wide variety of physics- and computer-based technologies. He also practices in related technologies, such as semiconductor manufacturing, graphene-based materials, microfluidics, medical devices, cryogenic refrigeration, acoustics, optics, filtration, speech-recognition software, nanomaterials, and clean energy technologies.

Specializing in patent prosecution and preparation of legal opinions, Keith helps clients obtain patent rights worldwide.  He manages large patent portfolios, creating consistent strategies across multiple jurisdictions.  Keith’s breadth and depth of understanding of each client’s invention is clearly conveyed during examination of patent applications and is consistently effective in obtaining patent rights.

Keith co-authored the articles, “Issue Preclusive Effect of Markman Claim Construction Rulings” and “Indemnification for Patent Infringement under the Uniform Commercial Code,” both of which were published in the Boston Patent Law Association Newsletter.

Keith is currently the co-chair of the Boston Patent Law Association’s International and Foreign Practice Committee. For several years, he served as Committee Chair of the Energy Special Interest Group of the MIT Enterprise Forum of Cambridge.

Education
  • Harvard College, A.B. in Physics
  • Boston College Law School, J.D.
Speaking Engagements
Professional Associations
  • American Intellectual Property Law Association
  • Boston Patent Law Association, co-chair of the International and Foreign Practice Committee
  • MIT Enterprise Forum of Cambridge, Past Committee Chair, Energy Special Interest Group (Energy SIG)
News
  • Firm is Coaching Sponsor of 2010 New England Venture Summit more
  • Numerous Firm Attorneys Appointed to Boston Patent Law Association Openings more
Bar Admissions
  • U.S. District Court, District of Massachusetts
  • U.S. Patent and Trademark Office
  • Massachusetts

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