John Vodopia Attorney Profile on UpCounsel
John Vodopia

John Vodopia

Attorney at Law

Huntington
New York
Licensed in
NY, Patent Bar
New York Law School
5.0 5
Clear Communication
Response Time
Knowledgeable
Meets Deadlines
out of 2 reviews
About
John F. Vodopia is a US Patent Attorney since 1992, who worked as an electrical and computer engineer in sonar-related technology (ASW) from 1984 through 1989. Mr. Vodopia received his BSEE from Polytechnic University (now New York University’s Tandon School of Engineering) in 1987 and received his J.D. degree from New York Law School in 1992. He is admitted to the N.Y. State Bar and N.J. State Bars in 1993, the Eastern District of N.Y., the District Court in Newark, N.J., the N.Y. State Court of Appeals and the Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit. Mr. Vodopia is registered to practice before the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO)… read more since 1992 (Reg. No. 36,299)
26
Years
experience

Representative Clients

Practice Areas

Client Reviews

5.0
Clear Communication
Response Time
Knowledgeable
Meets Deadlines
out of 2 reviews
Clear Communication
Response Time
Knowledgeable
Meets Deadlines

"John has worked with us now for the last 7 or 8 years, managing and expanding our patent and trademark portfolio"

Soundsense LLC
Posted on Apr 25, 2018
Clear Communication
Response Time
Knowledgeable
Meets Deadlines

"John has helped us with our IP-related business needs, in particular, expanding our worldwide trademark portfolio"

Ecological Laboratories Inc.
Posted on Apr 25, 2018

Work History

John F. Vodopia PC

Managing Attorney

May 2008 - Present

• IP practice supporting and increasing value for small businesses, startups and individuals by use of patents and trademarks, including preparing and prosecuting patent and trademark applications, providing analyses and opinions in support of defensive patent positions, litigating patents and trademarks cancellations, including IPRs, oppositions and cancellations

May 2008 - Present

Scully, Scott, Murphy & Presser

Senior Attorney

Feb 2006 - May 2008

Support needs of international client’s U.S. licensing efforts, responsible for preparing and prosecuting U.S. patent applications (e.g., IBM, Olympus), including under the USPTO's accelerated examination program and prepare and file numerous Appeals before the Board of Patent Appeals & Interferences.

Feb 2006 - May 2008

Philips Electronics NA Corp

Senior in-house IP counsel

Jul 2000 - Feb 2006

Responsibley for intellectual property (IP) needs of two U.S. business divisions within Philips Medical Systems (“PMS”): diagnostic ultrasound (ultrasound) and medical information technologies (MIT); managed and executed US IP licensing initiatives in ultrasound and medical IT-related markets, including responding to 3rd party patent assertions against PMS (U.S.), managing US Patent litigations

Jul 2000 - Feb 2006

Scully, Scott, Murphy & Presser

IP associate

Jan 1999 - Jul 2000

Supported various litigations, prepared patent applications, prosecuted patent applications (NEC, Research Foundation), prosecuted trademark applications, and acted as lead counsel in a trademark opposition.

Jan 1999 - Jul 2000

Collaborative Laboratories, Inc

in-house patent Counsel

Apr 2018 - Jan 1999

Responded to their intellectual property needs (Pfizer, Estee Lauder), including preparing and filing new U.S. patent applications, prosecuting existing patent applications, filing and prosecuting U.S. trademark applications, negotiating patent licenses, and preparing written bio-manufacturing contracts.

Apr 2018 - Jan 1999

Want to work with
John Vodopia?

Get Free Proposals

Share john's
profile with your network