In your industry, perhaps no asset matters more than your intellectual property. For decades, our lawyers have played critical roles in obtaining, defending and enforcing intellectual property rights in the most technologically-advanced countries in the world. We are available to assist in every aspect of your IP needs, from strategic counseling to obtaining and licensing IP rights, to their defense and enforcement.  We, at Reed Smith, have an unparalleled skill-set at evaluating IP portfolios for companies that are considering sale or acquisition of IP rights.  We file and prosecute patent and trademark applications, clear products for commercialization, and defend and enforce claims of infringement involving drug, medical device, diagnostic and biologic technology, including ANDA litigation under the Hatch-Waxman Act.