Penny Caudle has practiced in the intellectual property field since 1998, specializing in electrical and IT patents and business method patents. In her role as of counsel at BSKB, Ms. Caudle works directly with inventors to prepare and prosecute patent applications in various electrical areas. Her areas of expertise include telecommunications, including back-end systems, mobile hand held devices, wireless and Bluetooth technology. She also has experience with navigation systems, image signal processing, robotic control theory and in various Standards-related technologies such as MPEG2, MPEG4, H.264, MPEG7, DVD, Blu-ray and ATSC. She also has experience in endoscopes and medical devices.

Ms. Caudle prosecutes patent applications, including corresponding with clients and preparing replies to all USPTO correspondence, such as Office Actions and Restriction Requirements. Her expertise also includes preparing Appeal Briefs, conducting oral hearings and conducting post-grant proceedings before the USPTO Patent Trial and Appeal Board, as well as conducting legal research and assisting partners in preparing patentability, non-infringement and validity opinion letters.

She is a former Patent Examiner for the United States Patent and Trademark office and her experience includes several years working as an engineer for some of the most prominent U.S. corporations.


Speaking Engagements

    Current Speaking Engagements

    Previous Speaking Engagements

  • BSKB to present at FICPI’s “Connect, Share & Grow” series

    FICPI’s “Connect, Share & Grow” Webinar Series.

    September 30 2020
  • Patent Law Institute 2020: Critical Issues & Best Practices

    PLI 2020: Live Webcast

    April 02 2020
  • New Trademark Developments and Rules in the U.S.P.T.O

    Trademark Day Sweden

    January 23 2020
  • Inter-Collegiate Licensing Association Winter Symposium

    ICLA Winter Symposium

    January 15 2020


  • July 24, 2020

    Washington, D.C. NFL Team Loses Race to the Trademark Office: Does it Matter?

    by Michael. T Smith | IPWatchDog

    In surveys throughout the Washington, D.C. metro area, three possible replacement names have emerged as favorites among the fans: Warriors, Red Wolves, and Redtails. Armed with the knowledge of the name change and the relative popularity of the possible replacement names, two enterprising individuals have applied to obtain a federal trademark registration for the marks WARRIORS, WASHINGTON RED WOLVES, and WASHINGTON REDTAILS, respectively. Neither applicant appears to be connected to the owners of the Washington D.C. professional football team.

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  • July 10, 2020

    Could good intentions lead to future danger?

    by MaryAnne Armstrong, Ph.D. | LSIPR

    MaryAnne Armstrong, Ph.D. discusses the potential risks to IP rights with open-access to technology, medicines and devices in the fight against COVID-19 in the latest issue of LSIPR.

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