Legal Notices, Disclaimers, Terms of Use and Privacy


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Unless otherwise indicated, Innoventiv IP, LLC reserves all intellectual property rights in this website including all rights in respect of trademarks, service marks and copyright in the materials, content and design of this website.

You are authorized to view, store, print, reproduce, copy, and distribute any pages within this website for non-commercial use by you or within your organization only.

Website Disclaimer:

The materials and information contained in this website are for general informational purposes only, and do not: a) constitute solicitation of legal business, provision of legal advice or legal opinion; b) create any attorney-client relationship; or c) substitute for legal counsel. Materials and information on this website are not guaranteed to be correct, complete or updated to reflect the latest legal developments. Innoventiv IP, LLC expressly disclaims all liability in respect of actions taken or not taken based on any or all of the contents of this website.


Innoventiv IP, LLC is not liable for any special, indirect, incidental, or consequential damages, including without limitation, lost revenues or lost profits, which may result from the use of this website, to the fullest extent permissible by law and/or applicable rules of professional conduct.

Innoventiv IP, LLC welcomes communication via email or otherwise.**  However, accessing this website does not create an attorney-client relationship or protect any confidential information until a written agreement is signed by both parties.

Any communication with Innoventiv IP, LLC, whether through telephone, e-mail, the Contact Us feature, or other means, and this firm’s response, is not confidential and does not establish an attorney-client relationship with Innoventiv IP, LLC, Robert T. Hrubiec, Ph.D., J.D., or Todd W. Spradau, Ph.D., J.D.

Posting, receipt or transmission of information or materials to or from this website does not create any attorney-client relationship with or ensure confidentiality or privilege of that information. Therefore, no confidential or privileged information should be sent to Innoventiv IP, LLC without first requesting in writing to be represented by Innoventiv IP and receiving a signed writing from Innoventiv IP accepting such representation. Absent such signed written exchange, your submission of information cannot be assumed to be protected as privileged or confidential, as the act of sending electronic mail or facsimile to Innoventiv IP, LLC, or a specific attorney, does not alone create an attorney-client relationship. Innoventiv IP, LLC will neither accept requests for legal advice nor offer specific legal advice over the internet without such a signed writing creating an attorney-client relationship.

You agree to waive any claim of confidentiality for information submitted via this site. Moreover, because of limitations in the security features of the Internet, information sent to/from this site may be intercepted by third parties, and you agree not to hold Innoventiv IP, LLC responsible for any such interception.

Information contained on this website with respect to results obtained by Innoventiv IP, LLC is not meant to indicate that the same or similar results can or will be obtained in other cases or situations. Prior results cannot and do not guarantee, warrant or predict a similar outcome with respect to any matter that Innoventiv IP, LLC may be retained handle. Results will vary depending on the facts and circumstances of each individual matter. References to past or present clients or the circumstances of their specific matters do not constitute testimonials or endorsements by such clients (unless so identified), nor are they a guaranty, warranty, or prediction of the outcome of your legal matter.

By accessing this website, you agree that any disputes or matters arising out of or related to your viewing or use of this website, or communications made through this website, shall be governed under the laws of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania without regard to its conflict of laws principles and the venue shall be in the courts of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania.

Sites listed on this website as hypertext links and/or companies referenced therein do not control and are not under the control of Innoventiv IP, LLC. Innoventiv IP makes no representation concerning the quality, safety or suitability of the content of these sites nor can the fact that Innoventiv IP, LLC has mentioned or included any such link or company in the website serve as an endorsement, approval, recommendation or referral by Innoventiv IP, LLC of any of those sites or services.  Consequently, Innoventiv IP, LLC cannot be responsible for and disclaims any and all liability for injury incurred as a result of any use of or reliance on material obtained through the links and/or any action the third party website operators may take after accessing their websites.


Innoventiv IP, LLC is committed to protecting your privacy. When you use this website, you consent to the use of your personal information by Innoventiv IP, LLC in the manner specified in this Privacy Policy. This policy may change periodically. Innoventiv IP, LLC will not collect any personal information from you unless you voluntarily choose to submit or otherwise disclose such information, including information submitted or disclosed by mail, telephone, fax, or electronically. Innoventiv IP, LLC will not sell, trade, or rent any of your personal information to third parties.

Innoventiv IP, LLC may use any information provided by you or your browser for its own internal purposes, such as to track the popularity of this website and the usefulness of particular information or features contained in this website.

If you choose to register for or receive any mailings from Innoventiv IP, LLC, you need to provide us with certain required information, including your name, e-mail address and company. The contact information you give us may be kept by Innoventiv IP, LLC in a database not located on the web. The materials or information you request will be e-mailed to you. We will do our best to respond to your request within three business days.

Innoventiv IP, LLC has no obligation to monitor the website or the use of the website, or to retain the content of any user session. However, Innoventiv IP, LLC reserves the right at all times to monitor, review, retain, and/or disclose any information, including IP addresses, as necessary to satisfy any applicable law, regulation, legal process, or government request, or to cooperate with law enforcement and other authorities in investigating a claim of illegal activity. Innoventiv IP, LLC also may use IP addresses to identify a user when it reasonably believes it is necessary to protect the service, website, customers or others.

Limitations on Representation Including Issues, Admission and Conflicts of Interest:

While Innoventiv IP, LLC offers advice and assistance in support of litigation, patent prosecution and regulatory matters, it is not currently staffed to represent you in court regarding your litigation matters or before FDA or other governmental bodies regarding your regulatory submissions/matters and would need to work with your locally admitted litigation counsel or regulatory counsel, as applicable.

Additionally, depending upon your location, legal needs and issues and/or, as applicable, your state’s local rules of practice and/or professional conduct, Innoventiv IP may be limited from serving as your standalone external or contract internal counsel. As with any legal services provider, prior to undertaking any new clients, we will also need to assure that the proposed representation does not conflict with representation of our past or current clients.

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As noted above, information found on this website and/or in any related or referenced site, including on individual and Company LinkedIn Profiles or in any communications or advertising related to any of the foregoing is for general informational purposes only and should not be construed as legal advice or legal opinion on specific facts or circumstances nor as a solicitation of legal business. Nevertheless, it is possible that information on this website might be considered to constitute advertising pursuant to rules of professional conduct of some jurisdictions. 

The selection of an attorney is an important decision. Before making your choice of attorney, you should give the matter careful thought. If you have legal counsel and are considering Innoventiv IP, LLC to supplement your resources, you should consider consulting with your counsel about whether Innoventiv IP’s services may be beneficial to you. Please understand that you should never base a decision to retain the services of  any legal service provider, including Innoventiv IP, LLC, solely upon the basis of this website or advertisements of any kind.

Moreover, if any information on this website and/or in any related or referenced site, including on individual and Company LinkedIn Profiles or in any communications or advertising related to any of the foregoing is determined to be prohibited by law (including as an improper solicitation of legal business), then such information and any such solicitations (and any offers or representations contained therein) are hereby deemed null and void.

(Please note that LinkedIn is a registered trademark of LinkedIn Corporation. Innoventiv IP, LLC is not affiliated with and does not control nor is it controlled by LinkedIn Corporation. Upon information and belief, skill endorsements and recommendations like those set forth on the referenced LinkedIn Profiles are not recognized by many applicable state bars as constituting certifications or specialties and therefore should not be considered in assessing whether to use Innoventiv IP’s services).

Images on this website may be those of actors depicting fictional people, scenes or places. Similarly, any images depicting courtrooms, governmental resources or insignias are not intended to suggest affiliation with such courts or government agencies, as Innoventiv IP, LLC is not affiliated with any court or government agency. References to past or present clients or the circumstances of their specific matters do not constitute testimonials or endorsements by such clients (unless so identified), nor are they ever a guaranty, warranty, or prediction of the outcome of your legal matter.

The content of this website and/or in any related or referenced site or communications, including on individual and Company LinkedIn Profiles has been provided for informational purposes only and is not intended or desired to mislead you in any way. If you, or as applicable, your counsel should have any questions or concerns or desire further information about subject matter discussed herein or therein, please advise us. If you feel anything in this website or such materials is inaccurate or misleading, you have the right to report your concerns to the applicable ethical or disciplinary entity within your state court or legal system. By way of example, appropriate entities in Pennsylvania and North Carolina are as follows:

The Disciplinary Board of the Supreme Court of Pennsylvania
601 Commonwealth Avenue, suite 5600
PO Box 62625
Harrisburg, PA 17106-2623
Phone: (717)-2313380

The Grievance Committee
The North Carolina State bar
PO Box 25908
Raleigh, NC 27611

No aspect of this website has been approved by the supreme court or other applicable authority of any state.