Todd Becker

Senior Attorney

Todd has over a decade of experience providing clients with intellectual property services including:

  • Preparation and prosecution of domestic U.S. patent applications.
  • Coordination and prosecution of foreign patent applications.
  • Post-issuance proceedings such as re-examinations.
  • IP-related due diligence for corporate transactions.
  • Litigation support, including preparation of validity and non-infringement opinions.
  • Patent portfolio management.
  • Client counseling.

Todd’s technical focus is primarily in mechanical, electromechanical and optical technologies, including semiconductors; semiconductor processing; micro-electro-mechanical systems (MEMS); semiconductor packaging and heat transfer; image sensors; lasers; fiber and free-space optical communication; illumination; machine vision and bar code scanning.

Representative Patents

  • Patent #: 7,177,504
    • Manufacturable Connectorization Process For Optical Chip-To-Chip Interconnects
  • Patent #: 7,420,804
    • Liquid Cooling System Including Hot-Swappable Components
  • Patent #: 7,127,130
    • Polarization Maintinaing Optical Isolator
  • Patent #: 7,559,242
    • Silicon Micromachined Ultra-Sensitive Vibration Spectrum Sensor Array (VSSA)
  • Patent #: 7,253,384
    • Focusing System Using Light Source And Image Sensor

Affiliations

  • King County Bar Association
  • American Bar Association
  • American Intellectual Property Law Association

Contact Information:

Office: Silicon Valley
Phone: 408.720.8300
Fax: 408.720.8383
todd_becker@bstz.com

Bar Admissions:

  • WA, Bar # 27425

Law School:

  • University of Washington School of Law

Undergraduate/Graduate Education:

  • University of Missouri, Rolla
    • B.S., Aerospace Engineering
    • Degree Distinctions: summa cum laude
  • Massachusetts Institute of Technology
    • M.S., Aeronautics and Astronautics
  • University of Washington
    • M.B.A.

PTO Registration #: 43,487

Let’s discuss your IP needs

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(206) 292.8600

Silicon Valley
(408) 720.8300