Attorney at Law
Specialties:Legal skills including negotiation and litigation; enterprise startup assistance,… read more patent and infringement research, preparation of disclo
The Law Offices of Ernest J. Ciccotelli --- Nova Moto, LLC --- WAT, Inc.
Principal - Attorney at Law Offices --- CEO/Co-Founder Nova Moto, LLC ---VP/Board of Directors WAT I
Jul 2006 - Present
Law Office: Intellectual Property, Business, Foreclosure Defense and Relief, Real Estate Law and Civil Litigation.
Nova Moto, LLC: Energy and Energy Management System Research and Development, for vehicular and stationary applications.
WAT Inc.: Vice President/Member - Board of Directors. Research and Development, Consultation, and Production of precision instrumentation and energy management equipment.
Ciccotelli & Morgan, PLLC
Partner - Attorney
May 2005 - Jul 2006
General Practice, with emphasis on Litigation, Business, Intellectual Property, Family, and Real Estate Law
The Law Offices of Wm. Howard Dunn, PC
Mar 2003 - May 2005
General Practice, with a focus on Business, Intellectual Property, Construction and Real Estate Law.
Materials Innovation, Inc.
Intellectual Property Manager
Jul 1999 - Jun 2001
Managed intellectual property portfolio: reviewed inventors’ disclosures and other documentation. Prepared patent applications, continuing applications, and drawings based on inventor’s disclosures and interviews. Prepared responses to USPTO and foreign Office Actions. Prepared appeal briefs to the Board of Patent Appeals and Interferences (BPAI). Performed prior art searches. Prepared and negotiated contracts. Investigated and analyzed outside technologies for infringement of company patents. Recommended business strategy & product development based on IP implementation. Managed corporate identification, trademark, trade dress, and copyrighted materials. Liaised with external U.S. and foreign patent and other counsel. Special project: initiated product development for electro-mechanical and automotive programs. Conceived and developed patentable products and processes incorporating company’s proprietary technologies.