Press Releases

Thinking Internationally about IP and Dispute Resolution: What Every Lawyer & Corporate Counsel Should Know

The importance of considering different dispute resolution options in resolving high- stakes intellectual property disputes is often overlooked. This two-hour CLE  program, featuring experienced speakers from government, international organizations, academia, and industry, will offer an honest and practical discussion of related topics, including: Expert evidence and IP specialist mediators. International IP organizations and government IP offices as drivers of dispute…

Rothwell Figg Launches New Website

June 23, 2022: Rothwell Figg, headquartered in Washington, D.C., and with locations in Boston and New York, is pleased to announce the launch of the firm’s new website. The new site showcases the firm’s full range of legal services at the convergence of intellectual property (IP), litigation, and technology. Long known as one of the nation’s premier intellectual property firms,…

Former USPTO Official Drew Hirshfeld Joins Schwegman Lundberg & Woessner as Principal

Schwegman Lundberg & Woessner is pleased to announce that Drew Hirshfeld will be joining the firm on June 27 as a Principal. Mr. Hirshfeld has been a long-tenured employee of the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO), and was named one of Managing IP’s Top 50 Most Influential People in IP in 2021. Mr. Hirshfeld began his career at the USPTO as a Patent Examiner…

Questel and Novagraaf join forces to provide end-to-end Unitary Patent advisory and support solutions

Paris, June 14, 2022: Questel, a leading global provider of intellectual property (IP) solutions, announced today that it had joined forces with European IP consulting firm Novagraaf to provide clients with a dedicated range of legal and administrative solutions for the forthcoming Unitary Patent and Unified Patent Court system. Clients of both companies can now benefit from end-to-end support for…

Lemme, a division of EPIC Insurance Brokers & Consultants, Law Firm Service team announce a thought-provoking webinar: Top 3 Traps for Intellectual Property Law Firms

Lemme’s Law Firm Practice, a division of EPIC Insurance Brokers and Consultants and leading litigation firm, Freeman Mathis and Gary LLP are hosting a thought-provoking webinar addressing and discussing the top 3 traps for Intellectual Property Law Firms on Tuesday, June 21 at 10:00 – 10:45 Pacific/13:00 – 13:45 Eastern. This is an opportunity to understand more and learn about…

“Qti.ai Canvas” Slated for Thursday, 23 June at 10 AM EDT

Qti.ai is a brand protection agency that identifies unauthorized product content on social media and ecommerce platforms via its proprietary Scam Intelligence algorithm. “Scami“ continuously re-generates pertinent data to proactively detect suspicious sites. We’ve successfully removed fraudulent content from the world’s leading platforms (Alibaba, Amazon, Shopify, Walmart, to name a few), on the basis of Intellectual Property Rights infringement. Join…

CIPU Report: Businesses that Generate Software Must Decide When Open-Source or Patent Protection is Right for them

NEW YORK, NY, USA, June 7, 2022: With software representing as many as 63% of new U.S. inventions, businesses of all types are faced with the decision to protect their developments with patents or make them open and accessible for others to use and develop. Both can make sense depending on a company’s business model. An increasingly digital world that…

IP.com Releases IQ Ideas Plus™ Version 2.0.

Rochester, NY, June 2022: The latest update to IQ Ideas Plus simplifies the innovation experience and enables a quicker time to market. IP.com, developer of class-leading natural-language AI technology, today announced an update to IQ Ideas Plus™, their flagship innovation workflow solution – IQ Ideas Plus 2.0. IQ Ideas Plus aids inventors in the parts of the innovation lifecycle where…

Innovation Where It Counts: Developing Patents the Kyndryl Way

Rochester, NY, 06/01/2022: When it comes to developing inventions, Kyndryl’s focus is on innovation and real-world relevance as we leverage this innovation to help our customers and partners succeed and grow. Kyndryl’s current patent portfolio includes approximately 3,200 patents worldwide. We caught up with Kyndryl’s Head of IP Strategy, Lorie Goins, and Patent Counsel, John Kennel, for the latest on…

Dority & Manning Expands to Research Triangle Park

DURHAM, NORTH CAROLINA (May 31, 2022): Dority & Manning is pleased to announce the opening of its Research Triangle Park office, located at 4804 Page Creek Lane in Durham, NC. The new office will be led by Principal, Eric P. Jensen. The firm’s expansion is indicative of the increased demand for client-focused intellectual property services. The firm will continue to…

ktMINE Revolutionizes Their Patent Research with Full-Text View

Chicago, IL – 05/24/2022 – ktMINE, a global transactions research database and analytics platform specializing in the collection and organization of intellectual property (IP) information announced today the official launch of Patent Full-Text View, an enhancement that allows users to review only the most relevant patent abstracts, claims, and descriptions within the ktMINE platform. The Patent Full-Text View feature evolves…

Questel reinforces information security commitment with ISO 27001 certification for IP and innovation software

PARIS, MAY 13th 2022: Questel, an end-to-end provider of intellectual property (IP) and innovation solutions, announced today that it has achieved ISO/IEC 27001 certification for its IP software solutions, Orbit Intelligence and its optional modules (Biosequence, Chemistry and Express), Asset and Invention, and innovation software innosabi Insight. This certification, which represents the latest milestone in Questel’s ongoing commitment to information security,…

UNH Franklin Pierce School of Law Hosts Intellectual Property Summer Institute (IPSI)

CONCORD, NH – UNH Franklin Pierce School of Law, a top-10 ranked IP law school in the US, will provide students and lawyers with the unique opportunity to access world-class faculty, researchers, and industry professionals and learn about today’s trending topics in intellectual property at its popular annual Intellectual Property Summer Institute (IPSI), offered both online and in-person on its…

A new core text for anyone seeking patents in Europe has just been published by the Chartered Institute of Patent Attorneys (CIPA)

The Patents Training Manual, edited by Gwilym Roberts, CIPA Honorary Secretary and Chairman of Kilburn & Strode, and Debbie Slater, Chartered UK Patent Attorney and experienced trainer, is aimed at trainee patent attorneys. The book is also a valuable resource for any IP professional seeking an understanding of patent law in the UK and Europe. Students are able to base…

Ofinno Named Most Innovative Company of the Year by 2022 Stevie American Business Awards

Reston, VA – May 2, 2022 – Ofinno, LLC, a research and development lab pioneering innovation in wireless communication and video coding technologies was recognized as the Most Innovative Company of the Year (fewer than 100 employees) at the Bronze level by the 20th Annual Stevie American Business Awards. “At Ofinno, our mission is to empower innovators into the next…