Knobbe/Martens: Intellectual Property Law

Automotive, Transportation & Power Sports

Automotive, Transportation & Power Sports

We’re driven to provide leading-edge IP services to the automotive, transportation and power sports industries. Our attorneys are personally involved in these industries as active members of relevant trade groups, such as the Specialty Equipment Market Association (SEMA), the Society of Automotive Engineers (SAE), American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME), and other industry associations. By staying up-to-date with emerging technologies and trends, we’re able to develop winning strategies based on a comprehensive legal and business perspective.

Our range of services reflects the diversity and dynamic nature of the industries themselves, and includes patent, trademark and copyright prosecution in the United States and worldwide; patent watching; patentability searches and opinions; infringement and validity searches and opinions; patent appeals and interferences; patent reexaminations and reissues; counseling and negotiation regarding licensing, contracts, supplier agreements, distribution and agency relationships; strategic alliances; and all aspects of enforcement litigation.

Our attorneys have experience in all areas of Automotive, Transportation and Power Sports, including:

  • Auto care
  • Automotive parts and accessories
  • Elevators
  • Fleet Management
  • Fuels and additives
  • Motorcycles
  • Passenger transportation
  • Personal motorized recreation vehicles (ATVs, snow vehicles, personal watercraft)
  • Shipping
  • Transportation equipment

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