Robert Blasi has developed and managed patent portfolios in the areas of computer software and hardware and business methods both domestically and abroad for clients ranging from start-ups to members of the Fortune 1000, and has advised his clients on patent litigation matters. He has negotiated technology and IP licenses in academic and commercial contexts, and has experience with commercial arrangements, including reseller and OEM agreements, maintenance and support agreements, distribution and marketing agreements, end user license agreements, consulting and professional services agreements, employment agreements, and confidentiality agreements. Mr. Blasi is an authority on issues concerning software made available under "open source" licenses.


LICENSED TO PRACTICE IN: U.S. Patent and Trademark Office, Massachusetts, District of Massachusetts, US Court of Appeals (1st Circuit), US Court of Appeals (9th Circuit)

CURRENT FIRM: Danielson Legal, LLC

PRIOR FIRM(S): Goodwin Procter

LAW SCHOOL: Harvard University

ADVANCED DEGREES: Masters in Engineering, U.C. Berkeley, 1997


Intellectual Property

(Patent Prosecution, Counseling and Strategy, Open Source Software Counseling and Compliance, Licensing Transactions)

INDUSTRY: Tech, self-driving cars, semiconductors, electronics, software, computers, e-commerce.