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Envision IP’s New Patent Invalidity Service Facilitates Better Legal and Business Decisions
Total Invalidity Defense from specialty law firm enables defendants, patent holders, and investors to calculate risk while maintaining client privilege
January 20, 2015 09:00 AM Eastern Standard Time
RALEIGH, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Envision IP, a boutique law firm focused on patent research that enables better business decisions, has introduced Total Invalidity Defense, a unique search and analysis service that provides detailed information about patent claims and reliability, without driving up costs or compromising confidentiality.

“Identifying reliable patents is essential for most businesses to succeed,” said Maulin Shah, Esq., Managing Attorney of Envision IP. “Whether it is to defend against a patent that is being asserted, or to better understand a business’ options for protecting their patented technologies, the ability to quantify patent claims and understand their strength and scope is fast becoming a best business practice. Total Invalidity Defense helps business to achieve that.”

Benefits of Envision IP’s “Total Invalidity Defense” service include:
For patent holders: Envision IP provides tailored solutions for global 500 companies, SMEs and start-ups, as well as universities. It also works with selected NPEs. For law firms: Envision IP is a trusted partner to patent prosecution and litigation attorneys, and their clients. For investors, buyers and sellers: the firm provides awareness of patent portfolio strengths and weakness, as well as market value, and facilitates good timing and decision-making. All of the firm’s work is conducted in the U.S. by experienced lawyers, former USPTO examiners and engineers.

Envision IP’s Director of Research Services, Alex Lee, is a former USPTO patent examiner, where he worked in various telecommunications-related arts, before joining at IBM Global Technology Services. He holds a BSc degree in Electrical Engineering from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, and a Master’s degree in Electrical Engineering from University of Michigan. Maulin Shah, Managing Attorney, received dual BSc degrees in Electrical and Biomedical Engineering from Duke University, before receiving his JD and practicing intellectual property law in California.

About Envision IP

Envision IP is a specialty law firm that focuses on patent research and invalidity analysis. Envision IP provides patent holders, law firms, buyers, sellers, licensors and investors with in-depth patent validity, valuation and transaction support services. The firm believes that targeted research, focused on the true scope and impact of patent claims, is essential for making sound legal, business and investment decisions. Envision IP’s clients include global 500 patent holders, national and regional law firms, SMEs, including NPEs, and private equity and institutional investors. For more information, visit

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