Kyle B. Rinehart

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EDUCATION
  • J.D., cum laude, Harvard Law School, 1998
  • B.A. with Highest Distinction in┬áComputer Science, University of Kansas, 1994
BAR ADMISSIONS
  • Nevada, 2009
  • Oregon, 1998
  • U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (Reg. No. 47,027)
COURT ADMISSIONS
  • U.S. District Court for the District of Oregon
  • U.S. District Court for the District of Nevada
YEAR JOINED FIRM

1998


PRACTICE AREA OVERVIEW

Mr. Rinehart specializes in the preparation and prosecution of software patents. Aside from patent prosecution, he has extensive experience with third-party patent review projects (e.g., non-infringement analysis, invalidity analysis) and portfolio analysis projects. Mr. Rinehart also has experience with patent litigation and reexamination.

TECHNICAL EXPERTISE

Mr. Rinehart prepares and prosecutes patents in technical areas such as media encoding and decoding (codecs), cryptography, quantum communications, database architectures, data visualization, and user interface design.

PRIOR PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

Northfield Information Services, Inc., Boston, MA | 1996 – 1998

REPRESENTATIVE PATENTS