Robert Sachs

Partner, Fenwick & West LLP

Mr. Sachs is resident in the San Francisco office and his practice concentrates on strategic patent counseling and prosecution for software technologies.

He is also the primary patent evaluator for various patent pools on today's most important audio, video, and communications technologies, including IEEE 802.11, MPEG-4 AAC, DVB-MHP, OCAP, Digital Radio Mondiale, and NFC-IP.​

  • M.S., Software Engineering, National University, 1996
  • J.D., Yale Law School, 1990
  • B.A., Philosophy and Psychology, University of California, San Diego, 1987

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Publications and Multimedia
Boon or Bane for Technological Innovation?: Software Patents - Podcast
Intellectual Property Practice Group Podcast
November 19, 2012