Brian Shortell

Clinton South

Brian Shortell leads the chemical and pharmaceutical practice team at Ballard Spahr, LLP, and is a member of the mechanical technologies team, in the Patents Group. Brian concentrates on patent prosecution, client counseling, and opinion work, and intellectual property litigation. He also has significant experience in reexamination and due diligence matters. Recently, he was called upon as a subject matter expert for chemistry and patent law in an arbitration regarding hydrogen fuel cell technology.

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Posts by Brian Shortell


Patenting Cannabis: Possibilities and Pitfalls

With cannabis now legal in some form across more than 30 states, the cannabis industry is on the rise and expected to achieve a market size of more …
By Clinton South & Brian Shortell
4 months ago 2