New York, NY (January 8, 2014) – Bruce S. Londa, a Member of the Bridgewater-based law firm Norris McLaughlin, P.A., has been named Chair of the firm’s Intellectual Property Group. Londa practices out of the firm’s New York City office, where the IP Group is based.
“We are very grateful to have Bruce chairing our Intellectual Property Group with his many years of leadership experience. We are extremely confident in his ability to move the group forward and help the firm accomplish its goals,” said Alison L. Galer, Managing Partner of Norris McLaughlin, P.A..
The Intellectual Property Group at Norris McLaughlin, P.A. provides sophisticated intellectual property counsel to domestic and international clients on patent, trademark and copyright matters. Several members of the group have a background in a broad range of engineering and sciences, including chemical, biochemical, biotechnology, electrical, mechanical, and computer software and hardware. It serves clients in manufacturing, marketing, and service industries, including chemicals, pharmaceuticals, biotechnology, electronics, telecommunications, consumer foods, computer hardware and software, Internet, medical devices, health care, and banking. Nine members of the group are registered to practice before the United States Patent and Trademark Office.
Londa, a resident of Brooklyn, concentrates his practice on domestic and international patent and trademark prosecution in the firm’s New York City office. He has extensive experience on technology licensing, transfer counseling, opinion work, copyright law, and related litigation. His areas of technical expertise include the chemical, metallurgical, mechanical, computer software, internet business method, medical and biological arts. He has authored articles on the international trademark system, arbitration of international licenses, and the similarity of U.S.-European pharmaceutical patent law.
Londa earned his B.S. in Chemical Engineering from the University of Pennsylvania in 1985 and his J.D. from the Fordham University School of Law in 1988. He is admitted to practice in New York and before the United States District Court for both the Southern District and Eastern District of New York. He is also registered to practice before the United States Patent and Trademark Office. Prior to joining Norris McLaughlin, Londa was managing partner at Londa & Gluck LLP of New York, NY.