Wayne Reinke

Wayne Reinke

Wayne Reinke is a long-time partner with Heslin Rothenberg Farley & Mesiti, an IP boutique firm with offices in upstate New York. His practice over the years has been varied, in areas including patent, trademark (including trademark portfolio management), copyright practice, licensing, appeals, reexaminations, opinions and litigation support. The majority of his practice has been in patent prosecution, including success in overcoming patentable subject matter rejections. His patent experience spans multiple technology areas, including microelectronics, nanoelectronics, integrated circuit fabrication, as well as semiconductor design and fabrication. Additionally, he has drafted and prosecuted patent applications involving computer-related inventions, including artificial intelligence, machine learning, augmented reality, virtual machines, software, graphical user interfaces, memory management, database management, distributed storage, online search technologies, data structures, data storage architectures, and online data security encompassing firewalls and encryption schemes.


Posts by Wayne Reinke


Employing a Trademark Test to Determine When a Patent is ‘Directed To’ a Section 101 Judicial Exception

Under U.S. trademark law and court precedent, determining whether there is a likelihood of confusion involves weighing a number of factors (13 factors to be exact), known …
By Wayne Reinke
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