Posts Tagged: Patent Attorneys


What Patent Attorneys, Patent Agents and Law Firms Need to Know about Client Communications

Recently, however, the USPTO and the Federal Circuit have both clarified that a patent agent’s communications related to his or her authorized practice are protected in …

Patterson Thuente IP Names Christian Girtz as a New Partner

Patterson Thuente IP has named patent attorney Christian Girtz as a partner in the firm.  He handles patent preparation and prosecution for clients in the fields of …
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2 months ago 0

Top Patent Blogs for 2018

This is an update for the Top Patent Blogs post that I published back in 2011... In preparing for this Top Patent Blogs post, I reached out to …
By James Yang
2 months ago 13

Banner & Witcoff Elects Nine Shareholders

Banner & Witcoff, Ltd., a national intellectual property law firm, announces the election of nine shareholders: Shambhavi Patel, Maurine L. Knutsson, Michael S. Cuviello, Azuka C. Dike, Craig …
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3 months ago 0

Conley Rose Promotes Darlene Ghavimi to Principal

Conley Rose, PC announced the promotion of Darlene F. Ghavimi to the position of Principal for 2018.  Ms. Ghavimi primarily represents clients in contentious and complex patent and …
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3 months ago 0

Munck Wilson Mandala Elects Neil Ferrari as a 2018 Partner

On Jan. 25, 2018, Munck Wilson Mandala elected intellectual property associate Neil Ferrari as a new partner, effective January 1, 2018.  Mr. Ferrari is a member of MWM’s technology/intellectual …
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3 months ago 0

Akin Gump Names Steven Maslowski New Co-Head of Intellectual Property Practice

Akin Gump has announced that Steven D. Maslowski has been named co-head of the firm’s intellectual property practice. Mr. Maslowski will transition into the role of …
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3 months ago 0

Orrick Promotes 7 IP & Litigation Lawyers to the Firm’s Partnership

Orrick recently announced the promotion of 19 lawyers to the firm’s partnership, effective January 1, 2018 including 7 attorneys in Litigation and IP. Those being made partner include Mel Bostwick, …
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3 months ago 0

Sterne, Kessler, Goldstein & Fox Elects Five New Directors

Sterne, Kessler, Goldstein & Fox P.L.L.C. announces the election of five new directors – Daniel Gajewski, Miklos Gaszner, M.D., Ph.D., Adam LaRock, Trey Powers, …
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3 months ago 0

Snell & Wilmer Announce Promotions Including 2 Intellectual Property Attorneys

Snell & Wilmer is pleased to announce six attorneys have been elected to join the firm’s partnership, effective January 1, 2018. In addition, five attorneys were elected to counsel. …
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3 months ago 0

Fish & Richardson Elevates 21 Attorneys to Principal

Fish & Richardson has elevated 21 attorneys to principal at the firm, effective January 1, 2018. The new principals in the firm’s Litigation Group are: Erin Alper and Jacqueline Tio (…
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3 months ago 0

Six Predictions for the 2018 Patent Environment

For patent practitioners, this year packed in a lot of activity: Fractured Federal Circuit en banc decisions resolving who bears the burden of proof on motions to …

Alston & Bird Elects 6 New IP Partners

Alston & Bird LLP has announced the election of 21 lawyers to its partnership, effective January 1, including 6 of whom are new partners based in the firm’s Intellectual Property …
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3 months ago 0

Former ITC Commissioner F. Scott Kieff Joins McKool Smith

F. Scott Kieff, former Commissioner of the International Trade Commission (ITC), has joined McKool Smith as a Principal in its Washington, D.C. office. Nominated by President …
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3 months ago 0

Haynes and Boone Announces Promotion of Three Intellectual Property Partners

Haynes and Boone, LLP is proud to announce the promotion of three intellectual property attorneys to members within the firm's Intellectual Property Practice Group.  The new partners …
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4 months ago 0