John A. Caruso
Of Counsel


(203) 327-4500 x149
jcaruso@ogrp.com

 

Mr. Caruso practices patent law, including drafting and prosecuting patent applications, in the mechanical, pharmaceutical, medical device, and biotechnology arts. He conducts due diligence for acquisitions of products, technologies and companies, negotiates and drafts patent license, clinical trial, research, vendor and other technology-related agreements, and provides validity, freedom to operate, and patentability opinions.

 

He has been General Counsel, and Vice President- Regulatory Affairs, Patents and Business Development, in the biotechnology, medical device and pharmaceutical industries. Also, he has been CEO of a patent licensing and litigation company which obtained significant settlements from infringers of computer software/system patents.

 

Mr. Caruso was Secretary to the Board of Directors of a mid-cap biotech company and on the Board of a startup, hemoglobin company.

 

Education
Ohio State University, B.S., Physiology

Cleveland State University, J.D., Law

Admissions/Affiliations

New York Bar

Registered Attorney, U.S. Patent and Trademark Office