Overview

Prior to practicing law, Zachary J. Smart studied electrical engineering and had the opportunity to research and develop surface acoustic wave (SAW) tag sensors for Sandia National Laboratories to create a secure, distributed, wireless sensor network. Today, Zachary uses his technical expertise to prepare and prosecute patent applications in areas ranging from software, telecommunications, computer systems, social media, and gaming to automotive technologies and drilling equipment.

Experience

Experience
  • U.S. Prosecution of Intellectual Property
  • Computer Systems, Software, E-Commerce, Business Methods and Information Technology
  • Mechanical Devices and Mechanical Engineering

Education

Education
  • J.D., S.J. Quinney College of Law, University of Utah, 2015
  • B.S., Electrical Engineering University of Utah, 2012

Admissions

Admissions
  • Utah State Bar
  • Registered Patent Attorney, U.S. Patent and Trademark Office
  • American Bar Association

Memberships

Memberships
  • American Intellectual Property Law Association (AIPLA)
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  • Recent Strengthening of Motivation to Combine

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Dee So

Experience

  • 14 years at Workman Nydegger
  • 17 years in legal experience

Contact Information
Email  dso@wnlaw.com
Phone  801-533-9800

Tyler Eller

Experience

  • Patent and Trademark Filings, U.S. and foreign
  • Management of Patent Portfolios

Education

  • B.A., English, University of Utah, 2009

Contact Information
Email  teller@wnlaw.com
Phone  801-533-9800

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Languages

Languages
  • Portuguese