Profile

Keith Swedo is of counsel to Bose McKinney & Evans and a member of the firm’s Intellectual Property Group. He concentrates his practice in intellectual property – including patent, trademark and copyright law – and has been a frequent lecturer in those areas. He is a registered patent attorney before the United States Patent and Trademark Office. Keith has significant experience in:

  • Drafting and prosecuting patent applications in the electrical and mechanical arts;
  • Providing patentability, validity and infringement opinions;
  • Drafting and prosecuting trademark applications;
  • Providing trademark opinions;
  • Offering patent and trademark litigation support;
  • Providing copyright registration and enforcement;
  • Conducting trademark opposition and cancellation proceedings; and
  • Drafting and negotiating licensing agreements.

Prior to and while attending law school, Keith was an electrical engineer in the advanced development group of Delphi Automotive Corp.

Honors / Awards

Beta Gamma Sigma International Business Honor Society.

Education

Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law (J.D., 1995)
Indiana University (M.B.A., 1989)
Purdue University, (B.S., Electrical Engineering, 1985)

Appearances / Publications

Speaker: National Convention of Printer Manufacturers (2006)

 

Appointments / Memberships

Indiana State and Indianapolis Bar Associations; American Intellectual Property Law Association; Advisor, Boy Scouts Explorers Program; Junior Achievement; Carmel Dad’s Club Coach; Officer-At-Large, Indiana State Chess Association.