King & Schickli, PLLC - Intellectual Property
King & Schickli, PLLC - Intellectual Property

Patents Trademarks Copyrights

King & Schickli, PLLC
800 Corporate Drive
Suite 200
Lexington, KY 40503
Phone: 859-274-4287
Toll Free: 888-364-5712
Fax: 859-252-0779
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J. Ralph King

J. Ralph King

Of Counsel
Location:
Lexington, Kentucky
Phone:
859-274-4287
888-364-5712 (Toll Free)
Fax:
859-252-0779
Email:

Fraternities

Delta Theta Phi
Delta Tau Delta

Areas of Practice

  • Patents
  • Trademarks
  • Copyrights

Bar Admissions

  • Virginia, 1964
  • Kentucky, 1965
  • District of Columbia, 1965
  • U.S. Court of Appeals Federal Circuit, 1964
  • U.S. Patent and Trademark Office, 1964
  • U.S. Supreme Court, 1968

Education

  • George Washington University National Law Center, Washington, District of Columbia
    • J.D. - 1964
  • University of Kentucky, Lexington, Kentucky
    • B.S.M.E. - 1960

Published Works

  • "Intellectual Property for Engineers, Patents, Trademarks and Copyrights", 1989
  • "The General/Corporate Legal Practitioner's Role in Protecting Intellectual Property Rights", 1990, 1995
  • "Intellectual Property Rights", 2010
  • "Intellectual Property and Entrepreneurship" (Co-Author), 1997, 1999

Classes/Seminars

  • Lecturer, Patent Resources Group-International Trade/Patent Practice, CLE Conference, 1979
  • Lecturer, Georgetown University Law School, 1979 - 1981
  • Lecturer, Patent Jurisdiction of CAFC, Ninth CCPA Judicial Conference, 1982
  • Lecturer, Patent/Trademark Practice and Enforcement, Louisville Bar Association CLE Conferences, 1985, 1986
  • Lecturer, Patent/Trademark/Copyright/Trade Secret Practice, University of Kentucky/CLE Conferences, 1987, 1996
  • Lecturer, Intellectual Property for General Practice Attorneys, 1991 - 1996
  • Lecturer, Intellectual Property Video Conference for Engineers, 1989
  • Lecturer, Honorary SHARE Program, College of Engineering, 1994
  • Lecturer, National Innovation Workshop, 1989, 1996
  • Lecturer, Kentucky Commercialization & Entrepreneurship Institute, 1997 - 1999
  • Adjunct Lecturer, University of Kentucky School of Law, 1999 - 2004

Honors and Awards

  • Co-Founder & President, National Invertors Hall of Fame, 1973 - 1979
  • Inducted, Engineering Hall of Distinction, University of Kentucky, 2008
  • Member, UK Alumni Expert Network Supporting Business, Entrepreneurship and Innovation , 2008 - Present
  • Advisor Senior UK Engineering Student Projects
  • Voted, The Best Lawyers in America, 1991 - Present

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • U.S. Patent and Trademark Office Examining Corps, Member, 1960 - 1964
  • National Council of Patent Law Association, Chairman, 1978 - 1979
  • National Council of Patent Law Association, President, 1977 - 1978
  • National Council of Patent Law Association, Member, Board of Directors, 1979 - 1997
  • National Inventors Hall of Fame Foundation Corporation, Member, Executive Committee, 1984 - 1991, Ex. Officio, 1984 - Present
  • Judicial Conference Committee of Court of Customs and Patent Appeals, Federal Circuit, Member, 1980 - 1982
  • Fayette County Bar Association, Intellectual Property Law Section, Member
  • Louisville Bar Association, Intellectual Property Law Section, Member
  • Kentucky Bar Association, Intellectual Property Law Section, Member
  • Virginia State Bar, Patent Trademark and Copyright Law Section, Member, Chairman, 1976 - 1977
  • The District of Columbia Bar, Member
  • American Intellectual Property Law Association, Chairman, University/ Industry Relations Committee, 1982 - 1984
  • American Intellectual Property Law Association, Treasurer, Executive Committee, 1979 - 1982
  • American Intellectual Property Law Association, Member, 1982 - Present
  • Kentucky Science and Technology Council, Member, Board of Directors, 1988 - 1997

Fraternities/Sororities

  • Delta Theta Phi
  • Delta Tau Delta