Rolando González focuses his practice on patent prosecution, concentrating on the preparation and prosecution of US and non-US patent applications for technologies, including wireless communications, semiconductors and integrated circuits, mechanical systems, and software applications. Rolando also has experience in intellectual property strategic planning, patent portfolio management, and opinion works, as well as due diligence in connection with licensing and patent acquisitions.
Prior to practicing law, Rolando gained practical engineering experience in the private aerospace industry in the research, design, development, and integration of advanced military communication systems. In particular, he gained practical experience in high-speed routing and switching technologies, high-speed encryption system design, ASIC and FPGA chip development, cryptographic algorithm design, high-speed network processor design, and multi-chip module FPGA emulation.
Rolando has advised clients on matters involving the following technologies:
Mobile devices: power supplies, user interfaces, authentication, mapping and rendering, machine-learning, digital rights management, sensor devices, mobile applications, gesture manipulation, touch detection and input, gaze direction and voice recognition
Digital processing: image, object and gesture recognition, data compression, error correction, encryption, device orientation, computer vision, packet processing
Image/video: image and video display, video compression, encoding, decoding, adaptive stabilization of video, virtualization, dynamic perspective
Communication: long-term evolution (LTE), wideband code division multiple access (WCDMA), Wi-Fi, orthogonal frequency-division multiple access (OFDMA), single-carrier frequency division multiple access (SC-FDMA), multiple-input and multiple-output (MIMO), Multimedia over Coax Alliance (MoCA), near field communication (NFC), Femtocell, Bluetooth®, managing connectivity of mobile devices, interference mitigation, packet data transmission scheduling, signal filtering, improving data traffic performance, handover and synchronization for wireless communication
Computing: web services, digital media, data storage, cloud computing, content delivery, e-commerce systems, operating and database systems, mobile applications
Semiconductors and circuits: analog/digital converters, filter (low-pass), complementary metal-oxide semiconductor (CMOS), FinFET, low-power transceiver, receiver front-end, Radio-Frequency (RF) Circuit, oscillators, system on chip (SoC), packaging, standard cell libraries
Southwestern Law School, 2011, J.D.
University of Southern California, 2005, M.S., Electrical Engineering
University of California, Irvine, 2001, B.S., Electrical Engineering
US Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit
US Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit
US District Court for the Central District of California
US Patent and Trademark Office
Awards and Affiliations
Member, Orange County Intellectual Property Law Association