Birch, Stewart, Kolasch & Birch, LLP
BSKB has been providing a full range of intellectual property law services to clients for over 30 years. Founded in 1976, the intellectual property lawyers and other professionals of BSKB deliver expert, comprehensive representation to our clients across a wide variety of IP practice areas including chemical patents, mechanical patents, cleantech, and biotechnology patents, life sciences patents, electronics and IT patents, trademark and copyright law, litigation dispute resolution and post-grant patent review–including the reexamination and reissue of patents.
BSKB regularly offers seminars for those within the intellectual property field. Some of those seminars include:
Advanced Patent & Licensing
This two-week seminar includes workshops and problem solving relating to patents, in order to illustrate the more advanced concepts with regard to prosecution, claim interpretation, and validity and infringement issues. Participants learn how to modify and determine the scope of a granted U.S. patent.
- Focus on advanced topics in U.S. patent law
- Learn how to address licensing issues
- Lectures given by knowledgeable experts
Summer Patent Seminars
he Summer Patent Seminar provides lectures and instruction in all aspects of U.S. Patent Law. Topics featured in the Summer Patent Seminar (SPS) range from patent prosecution to litigation, including interference practice. This three-week program focuses primarily on practical problems encountered in obtaining and enforcing patents.
- A complete overview of U.S. patent practice
- Recent cases and legal decisions discussed
- Taught by knowledgeable patent professionals
- From prosecution to interference & litigation
US Trademark Practice Seminar
The annual BSKB U.S. Trademark Practice Seminar addresses all aspects of trademark practice before the United States Patent and Trademark Office (“USPTO”) and the courts, including the preparation of trademark applications, practice before the Trademark Trial and Appeal Board, licensing, inter parties matters including opposition and cancellation proceedings, and the enforcement of trademark rights in the federal and state courts.
- Week long seminar on U.S. trademark practice
- Learn how to protect your brand
- 35 years of experience in U.S. trademark law
- Lectures given by world-class practitioners
BSKB has consistently been ranked among the top three patent firms in the United States and is also ranked in the top 15 trademarks firms. BSKB offices are located inFalls Church, Virginia and San Diego, California, though they do serve clients all across the United States and internationally.
Intellectual Property Law
8110 Gatehouse Road Suite 100 East Falls Church, Virginia 22042United States