Wendy Verlander

Matthew C. Berntsen

Wendy Verlander is a founder of Blackbird Technologies. She has 25 years of experience working with technology-focused companies at all stages of development and growth, from start-ups to well established corporations. She has successfully litigated cases in a wide range of technologies. Ms. Verlander was most recently a partner at a global firm renowned for its patent litigation practice. While there, she litigated cases for some of the largest technology companies in the world in federal district courts, the International Trade Commission (ITC) and the US Patent Office.


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Design Patents 101: Understanding Utility Patents’ Lesser-Known Cousin

Design patents provide powerful protections both on their own and as a complement to their more well-known cousin, utility patents. The highly publicized Apple v. Samsung lawsuits …