IPWatchdog.com is in the process of transitioning to a newer version of our website. Please be patient with us while we work out all the kinks.

Christopher M. Turoski Image

Christopher M. Turoski

is the Director of Patent Law Programs at the University of Minnesota Law School, which offers traditional J.D. and LL.M. degrees specializing in patent law, and an innovative Master of Science of Patent Law non-J.D. degree program.

For more information or to contact Chris, please visit his Profile Page.

Recent Articles by Christopher M. Turoski

Solutions for Promoting Patent Practitioner Diversity at the USPTO in the Battle Against Systemic Racism

A critical battle against systemic racism currently engages the United States. Patent practitioners across the country—from the University of Minnesota Law School (a mere 2.5 miles from the location of the killing of George Floyd) to the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) headquarters in Alexandria, Virginia (another 1,000 miles away)—must cast a critical eye towards our profession to identify systemic barriers in the patent field.