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Frank X. Curci


Frank X. Curci is an intellectual property, technology and business transactions attorney.  His practice focuses on the representation of high-tech companies (ranging from emerging growth companies to global companies), bioscience industry companies, universities/research institutions, global technology consortia, technology accelerators, and other technology-based companies.

He counsels these clients concerning a range of technology, intellectual property and business matters, including patent/technology licensing, technology collaborations & consortia (including technology standards), research matters, technology transfer, and the overall protection, commercialization, and use of the client’s intellectual property rights.

Frank has a recognized bioscience practice representing universities/research institutions and bioscience companies regarding licensing, technology transfer, collaborations, research, and other technology commercialization matters.  Click here to read more.

He has earned a national reputation in the high tech industry for his work regarding the formation, structuring, and ongoing operations of global technology consortia and other technology collaborations (including standards organizations). Click here to read more.

Frank is active with high technology and bioscience-related associations. For several years he has been an Adjunct Professor of Law teaching intellectual property law courses at Oregon, Arizona and California law schools.

He has received The Best Lawyers in America® (2009-2017) recognition in the Technology Law and Biotechnology Law fields. In 2017 Frank was named to the Oregon Super Lawyers list.  He also has an AV Rating® from Martindale-Hubbell®.

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