IP SERVICES FOCUSED ON HELPING YOU THRIVE.

We focus on building client relationships to determine your intellectual property needs. We may then engage tools such as patents, trademarks, copyrights, opinions and counseling.

WE SERVE A BROAD TECHNOLOGY SPECTRUM

Our attorneys hold degrees in chemical and engineering disciplines which allows us to throughly understand your unique needs and protect your investment.

CORPORATE STRUCTURING SERVICES

For entrepreneurs, startup clients, investors, and corporate landing parties. We help you save time and effort and enjoy more opportunities by building your corporation correctly from the start.

EXPERIENCED INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY & BUSINESS LAW ATTORNEYS

OUR PHILOSOPHY

Stipkala & Klosowski LLC is proudly doing business as Thrive IP®. Our philosophy stands on service, and the focus centers on relationships. We want to help our clients to succeed – to help them Thrive. For some startup clients, that means launching with a proper corporate structure to attract follow-on investment and position for exit. We focus on each client’s intellectual property needs, whether “defensive IP” – avoiding the infringement of others’ rights, or “protective IP” – protecting and enforcing the client’s rights against infringers and copyists. We apply many tools, including patents, trademarks, copyrights, trade secrets, licensing, freedom-to-operate analysis, opinions and counseling, corporate structuring, tax credit qualification, and litigation. Our patent attorneys hold degrees in chemical and engineering disciplines. Significantly, we provide our legal services to advance the client’s business goals. And, we deliver that service at market-competitive rates or pursuant to carefully-crafted alternative fee arrangements. Consider our services and practice areas, and contact us at your convenience. We serve clients across the country and around the world from our offices in Charleston, SC, Greenville, SC and Knoxville, TN.

Our Team of Attorneys

Latest News

  • All
  • News

Peter Brewer Co-Authors “Who Owns Invention, Firm or Employee?”

Mr. Brewer published an article in the Knoxville Business Journal, for the April 2019 publication.  The article discussed ownership of inventions as between inventors and employers.

Thrive IP Files Pro Bono Patent Application

Thrive IP has filed a patent application for a group of inventors from Australia.  The inventors are teenage girls who attend Camberwell Girls Grammar School in Melbourne, Australia.  The girls recently made international news for the development of a tennis scoring device.  Thrive IP is working with Shelston IP in Australia.  Together the firms are […]

Peter Brewer Speaks at Artificial Lift Symposium

Peter Brewer was invited to serve as one of the speakers at the 2019 Artificial Lift Symposium held in Oklahoma City. The annual event was held at the Cox Convention Center on February 13, 2019. Peter spoke on the subject of Patents and the Oil and Gas Industry. Approximately 200 petroleum engineers were in attendance.