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Principal at Schwegman Lundberg & Woessner
Steven W Lundberg is a registered patent attorney and a founding partner of Schwegman Lundberg & Woessner. He works with entrepreneurs, Fortune 100 companies and everything in-between, providing practical legal counselling and winning, time-tested IP strategies. Mr Lundberg received his BSEE in 1978 from the University of Minnesota, and his law degree from William Mitchell College of Law (JD, 1982). He has published and spoken widely on software and electronic patent protection and is a co-editor of Electronic and Software Patents: Law and Practice, a leading IP treatise published by BNA Books. He is also is a principal contributor to the Patents4Software blog – found at www.patents4software.com.
One area of particular interest to Mr Lundberg is patent analytics. As Schwegman’s chief innovation officer, Mr Lundberg has led the development of the firm’s own patent analytics platform, which enables Schwegman’s clients to gain both technical and legal strategy insight through filing trend analytics and by comparing company patent portfolios, thereby enabling deeper understanding of technical development and patenting emphasis. In addition, Mr Lundberg helped develop Schwegman’s ClaimScape® tool that assists attorneys in performing fast and accurate categorisation and mapping claim of large portfolios, performing patent landscapes and conducting freedom-to-operate studies. More recently, Mr Lundberg has led the firm’s efforts to use artificial intelligence and machine learning to automatically perform docketing and generate patent applications and responses.