Christopher Hall

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Christopher Hall is a registered patent agent at Womble Carlyle. He counsels clients in preparing and prosecuting patents in the electrical, telecommunications, computer software, and mechanical arts. In addition, he has 17 years of industry experience as a professional engineer, and is named as sole inventor or coinventor on 15 granted patents. He is a co-author of the High-Tech Patent Agent, a blog on high-tech patent issues in Silicon Valley.

For more information or to contact Chris, please visit his Firm Profile Page.


Posts by Christopher Hall


What Patent Attorneys, Patent Agents and Law Firms Need to Know about Client Communications

Recently, however, the USPTO and the Federal Circuit have both clarified that a patent agent’s communications related to his or her authorized practice are protected in …

Testing a Patent Claim against an Abstract Idea, in Response to 35 USC §101 Rejection

One promising approach is to argue that the claims are directed to a specific technological solution to a specific technological problem, as has been successful in the …
By Christopher Hall
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