Jason Mueller-Neuhaus

Partner

Ottawa
JMuellerNeuhaus@blg.com
613.787.3539

Jason assists inventors and businesses to protect and profit from their technological innovations in all physics-related fields. This includes mechanical devices, electronics, industrial processes, communications and computing solutions. He has substantial knowledge and experience in computer information processing systems.

With his specific experience in defence and security, Jason is equipped to assist businesses with especially sensitive inventions. Additionally, Jason provides strategic advice to help clients navigate the intellectual property landscape, including invention patentability, patent infringement and validity, and freedom-to-operate. He drafts and prosecutes patent applications to grant, for Canada, the United States, and worldwide, and manages patent portfolios for innovators and enterprises.

Jason has appeared before the Canadian Patent Appeal Board and the Trademarks Opposition Board, and has represented clients before the Federal Court of Canada and the United States Patent Trial and Appeal Board.

Experience

  • Drafting and prosecuting patent applications to grant, and managing patent portfolios for innovators and enterprises, from individuals to multinational corporations, in Canada, the United States and worldwide.
  • Specializing in the fields of computer software and business methods, mechanical devices, and high-tech solutions.
  • Advising on invention patentability, patent infringement and validity, and freedom-to-operate.

Beyond our Walls

Professional Involvement

  • Member, Intellectual Property Institute of Canada
  • Member, American Intellectual Property Law Association
  • Member, Canadian Bar Association
  • Member, Canadian Association of Defence and Security Industries

Awards & Recognitions

  • Recognized in the 2020 edition (and since 2016) of Intellectual Asset Magazine's (IAM) Patent 1000 - The World's Leading Patent Professionals (Patent Prosecution - Recommended)

Bar Admission & Education

  • Ontario, 2005
  • Registered Canadian Patent Agent, 2006
  • Registered U.S. Patent Agent for Canadian applicants, 2007
  • Intellectual Property Licensing, Osgoode Hall Law School, 2018
  • Negotiating and Drafting IT Agreements, Osgoode Hall Law School, 2017
  • JD, Dalhousie University, 2004
  • M.Sc. (Physics), Dalhousie University, 2000
  • B.Sc. (Hons. Physics Co-op), Dalhousie University, 1997