Professor Shahrokh (Seve) Falati is the Director of Programs for Intellectual Property, Technology Transfer & Entrepreneurship Law at Albany Law School in New York. His area of legal expertise includes Patent Law; Trademark & Unfair Competition Law; Intellectual Property Law; and the interdisciplinary legal fields governing legal representation of entrepreneurs and innovators (aka Entrepreneurship Law). Prior to joining the faculty at Albany Law School, for over a decade, Prof. Falati worked in private practice, focusing exclusively on representing clients on Intellectual Property Law matters at two large prominent law firms in New York (Jones Day, and HRFM). He maintains a small private practice. He is admitted to practice law in New York and Massachusetts, before the United States District Court for the District of Massachusetts, and as a registered patent attorney before the United States Patent & Trademark Office.