Valley Forge, Pa. – Joshua L. Cohen, a Shareholder of RatnerPrestia, authored a chapter for “Building Design Strategy: Using Design to Achieve Key Business Objectives,” a book co-published by Allworth Press and Design Management Institute (DMI). In Mr. Cohen’s chapter, ‘Law Meets Design: Transforming Valuable Designs into Powerful Assets,’ he introduces strategies for leveraging design innovations into long-term commercial assets. He also explains how these strategies are best integrated into design planning and development and continued throughout the full lifecycle of a product design.
Mr. Cohen concentrates his practice on developing strategies for the comprehensive protection of new product designs and the proactive management of IP-related risks. He counsels national and international corporations and design firms that seek to protect their design innovations, manage their IP-related risks, and integrate IP review into their product development processes. He is the President of the Greater Philadelphia Chapter of the Product Development and Management Association (PDMA) and a Past President of the Benjamin Franklin American Inn of Court, an organization chartered to advance excellence, ethics, and professionalism in IP law.
In its third decade, RatnerPrestia is one of the largest intellectual property law firms in the Mid-Atlantic region. Its clients range from start-up companies to multi-billion dollar corporations, both domestic and international, and include well-known institutions and universities. For more information, call (610) 407-0700.