Maneesh Gulati has more than 15 years of experience as a patent professional concentrating in the genomics, chemical, biotechnological, biomarker and mechanical fields.
Patent Portfolio Development
Maneesh’s practice involves the management and development of patent portfolios, including the drafting, filing and prosecution of patent applications. Maneesh has managed and actively prosecuted substantial patent portfolios with applications throughout the world and, in particular, those of start-ups, privately held companies, universities, and multiple Fortune 100 biotechnology companies. In doing so, he has managed and prosecuted portfolios protecting FDA approved drugs and biologics.
Portfolio and Landscape Reviews
Maneesh has further engaged in extensive freedom to operate analyses, patentability analyses, due diligence investigations, clearance searches, non-infringement and invalidity opinion drafting, and competitive landscape analyses for industry clients, venture groups, and emerging companies. For example, Maneesh has engaged in rendering an opinion related to pioneering antibody technologies, in assessing the patent landscape for FDA approved drugs and biologics, in assessing the patent landscape for numerous therapeutic targets, and in assisting in the diligence of a patent portfolio prior to an initial public offering.
Trademark Portfolio Development
Maneesh has further experience in the filing and prosecution of trademark applications and the handling of trademark oppositions.