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Howard C. Miskin

Senior Partner

Howard Miskin’s practice entails extensive work with startup and mature companies and their products, whether technical or consumer types, in obtaining, enforcing and defending their intellectual property rights. Mr. Miskin works with his clients in establishing intellectual property rights to and the market for those products. Many of these startup clients have became substantial companies.

Mr. Miskin has been involved in the purchasing and selling of a company, specifically, its intellectual property assets, and performing due diligence. His work entails: filing and prosecuting domestic and foreign patents, trademarks and copyrights; policing them for infringements; negotiating licenses for these, rendering opinions and associated counseling, including litigating when necessary for enforcing and defending those rights in Federal Courts, and before the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office, and cover unfair competition and breach of contractual licensing disputes.

Mr. Miskin provides advice of avoiding infringement or litigation where possible. He negotiates the sale and acquisition of licensing rights and when necessary, becomes involved in litigation

Mr. Miskin is presently an Associate Village Justice of Kings Point, New York and formerly Village Justice of Great Neck, New York and was Mayor of Great Neck, New York. Mr. Miskin negotiated and aided in the purchase of the local water company converting it into a Public Authority and became its first chairperson.

  • U.S. Supreme Court
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit
  • U.S. District Court for the Eastern, Southern and Northern Districts of New York
  • Registered Patent Attorney, USPTO
  • New York
  • Illinois
  • American Bar Association, Intellectual Property Law Section, Litigation Section
  • New York State Magistrates Association
  • International Trademark Association
  • J.D., Harvard Law School
  • B.S.M.E., Highest Distinction, Purdue University

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