Understanding the industries and markets in which his clients operate is a crucial part of Luciano's practice, which focuses on developing strategies for obtaining comprehensive intellectual property protection for new products and business models.
Luciano prepares and prosecutes domestic and foreign utility patent applications in the mechanical, electrical, computer, and software-related arts. He also prepares and prosecutes domestic and foreign design patent applications. As part of his patent prosecution practice, Luciano helps clients traverse obstacles to patenting software and business methods, such as subject matter eligibility challenges based on the United States Supreme Court’s Alice v. CLS Bank decision.
In addition to patent prosecution, Luciano drafts opinion letters regarding patentability, patent infringement, and freedom to operate.
Technologies and industries relevant to Luciano’s practice include shooting sports, renewable energy, industrial machinery, electrical devices, consumer products, software, and e-commerce.
Luciano enjoys the great outdoors and has an active lifestyle which includes hiking, running, and traveling whenever possible.