Jon Hokanson: SBEC Mentor

Jon E. Hokanson

Mr. Hokanson is an experienced intellectual property attorney. He is a former examiner at the United States Patent and Trademark Office, a former law clerk and technical advisor to the United States Court of Customs and Patent Appeals. His practice focusses on acquiring, exploiting and enforcing intellectual property rights.

Specialties

  • Patents
  • Trade Secrets
  • Trademarks
  • Copyrights

Industries

  • High and Low Tech products and manufacturing processes in which market exclusivity is important for inventions and/or ornamental designs
  • All industries in which market exclusivity based on a source identifier [trademark] is important
  • All industries in which market exclusivity based on an artistic or creative work [copyright] is important