Art Rose, Knobbe, Martens, Olson & Bear
Arthur S. Rose is a partner in the law firm of Knobbe, Martens, Olson & Bear in the Irvine, California office and has been with the firm since 1982.
Art specializes in the preparation and negotiation of licensing agreements involving software, patents, trademarks & trade secrets and the resolution of disputes relating to intellectual property rights. Additionally, Art often takes a lead role in the enforcement of patent, trademark and copyright rights as well as the procurement of patent rights for medical devices and software/internet related inventions.
Prior to joining the firm, Mr. Rose was a Patent Examiner at the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office working in the Medical Device area. Art obtained his juris doctorate, with honors, from George Washington University Law Center and clerked on the U.S. Court of Claims in Washington, D.C. He obtained a Bachelor of Science degree in Engineering from UCLA.
Mr. Rose is currently serving as Secretary on the Board of Trustees for LES (USA & Canada). Art headed up the LES Foundation Graduate Student Business Plan Competition from 2003 through 2007 and was President of the LES Foundation from 2007 through 2012. Art has been an International Delegate for LES (USA/Canada) since 1998 and is currently Chair of the LES International Endowment Committee. He served on the Board of Trustees for LES (USA & Canada) as a trustee, Western Regional VP and VP for Local Chapters from 1998 to 2006.
Art is a Certified Licensing Professional (CLP) and has repeatedly been recognized in The Best Lawyers in America® and The World’s Leading Patent and Technology Licensing Lawyers, by Intellectual Asset Management (IAM) magazine.