Tomi Herold

Tomi Herold

Tomi Herold is a graduate of the Duquesne University School of Law and focuses in the areas of technology, intellectual property, e-commerce, and healthcare. Her experience includes negotiating complex technology transactions for several major companies, including Highmark, Ansys, and HM Health Solutions. Tomi served as Senior Counsel-Mgt in her 11-year tenure at Highmark. She is currently pursuing an LL.M. in Intellectual Property from University of New Hampshire School of Law.


Posts by Tomi Herold


Second Circuit Rebukes District Court in Two-Decade Old Patsy’s Pizza Litigation

On August 17, in the case of I.O.B. Realty, Inc. v. Patsy's Brand, Inc., the United States Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit ordered that …
By Tomi Herold
3 months ago 0

CAFC: PTAB’s Claim Construction Analysis Improperly Relied on Extrinsic Evidence

On Wednesday, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit (CAFC), with Chief Judge Moore writing for the court, vacated and remanded a Patent Trial …
By Tomi Herold
4 months ago 3

Humanizing Technology: Back to Basics on DABUS and AI as Inventors

With South Africa’s patent office having recently granted the first patent to an AI inventor, and an Australian court ruling in favor of AI inventorship, it’…
By Tomi Herold
4 months ago 20