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Ted Polasek

Founding Attorney

Ted has litigated patent infringement, trademark infringement, trade secret, copyright infringement and other commercial disputes over the past 30 years.

Ted has litigated many patent infringement cases on behalf of patent owners and companies accused of infringement.

He has also successfully negotiated patent licenses covering patent portfolios of more than 100 patents.

Ted understands that clients seek counsel that work efficiently and provide high-quality representation.

Litigation Practice

TPLF has decades of experience in enforcing patents in patent litigation and licensing for clients seeking hourly or contingent fee representation, and defending companies accused of patent infringement.

Although TPLF handles cases across the United States, our firm is located in Bellaire, Texas which is part of the Houston metroplex area

Ted has litigated cases across the United States, including New York, Delaware, the Eastern District of Virginia, Florida, Oregon, Nebraska, Illinois, Arizona, California, and the Southern, Western, and Eastern District of Texas. For a list of some of those cases, please see the list of Representative Cases on this site.

Our firm’s litigation services include:

  • Patent Infringement
  • Trademark Infringement
  • Trade Secret Misappropriation
  • Unfair-Competition
  • Trade Dress
  • Lanham Act Violations
  • Copyright Infringement
  • Other Commercial Disputes

TPLF’s attorneys have represented inventors and companies owning valuable intellectual property litigation as well as companies accused of infringing the intellectual property rights of others in patent, trademark, trade secret, and copyright disputes in and out of the courtroom.

The attorneys at TPLF have represented clients from all over the world and represent their clients in courts across the United States.

Trademark Prosecution Practice

Our trademark attorneys prepare and register your trademarks.

IP Counseling

Our attorneys also have experience conducting due diligence in business transactions, rendering opinions, and counseling clients regarding a broad range of intellectual property issues.

To learn more about the firm, see ours About Us section.

To learn more about our thoughts on current developments in patent law, see our Blog page.



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