Enrica Bruno

Enrica Bruno

Enrica Bruno is the founder and managing partner of Steinfl + Bruno LLP. Enrica is an EPO-qualified U.S. Patent Attorney, Past Co-Chair of the AIPLA IP Practice in Europe Committee, member of the AIPLA Harmonization committee and CEIPI tutor. Enrica has extensive professional experience in Europe and the U.S. managing worldwide patent portfolios, developing intellectual property strategies for protecting companies’ technology, preparing and prosecuting national and PCT patent applications before the U.S. and European Patent Offices, prosecuting patents in other countries, due diligence, litigation support, and drafting agreements relating to various areas of intellectual property. Enrica earned both a Laurea Specialistica (Masters Equivalent) degree in Biology and the equivalent of a Juris Doctorate both issued by the Italian University System (Università degli Studi di Palermo). Enrica has both lectured on and participated in panel discussions involving patents, both for CEIPI courses and for various institutions, including American Intellectual Property Law Association (AIPLA), American Bar Association (ABA), the American Chamber of Commerce (ACC), the State Bar of California Intellectual Property Law Section, Ordine dei Consulenti in Proprieta’ Industriale, the Association of Patent & Trademark Attorneys in the Italian Industry and various Universities including the Academia Sinica in Taiwan and the California Institute of Technology. Enrica is admitted to the State Bar of California, U.S. Patent and Trademark Office, and the Italian Patent and Trademark Office. She has been admitted to practice law in Italy and has passed the European Qualifying Examination to practice before Enrica is admitted to the State Bar of California, U.S. Patent and Trademark Office, and the Italian Patent and Trademark Office. She has been admitted to practice law in Italy and has passed the European Qualifying Examination to practice before the European Patent Office.

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Mission Impossible? How to Effectively Draft the Background Section of a Patent Specification in Compliance with Both USPTO and EPO Practice

Preparation of the background section of a specification that complies with the requirements of both U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) and European Patent Office (EPO) …
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