Audrey Nickel

Audrey Nickel

Audrey Nickel is a U.S. Patent Agent at Pearne & Gordon LLP. She is also a European and German Patent Attorney, and the sole author of the legal handbook “US Patent Law for European Patent Attorneys” (Wolters Kluwer, 2015). Ms. Nickel has practiced IP for nearly a decade, including at several prestigious IP law firms in Munich, Germany. In 2017, Ms. Nickel was recognized by AIPLA as a ‘Woman to Watch.’ Ms. Nickel holds a BS in Computer Engineering from Case Western Reserve University and an MS in Computational Science & Engineering from the Technical University of Munich.

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Patent Quality Metrics: Finding Reliable Metrics Linked to Patent Value

We need to ask ourselves: what are the defining features of a “filler patent”? At least two things stand out. First, “filler patents” go through more rounds …