Posts Tagged: law school

Silent Summer: What COVID-19 Means for the Class of 2020

Law firms are not at all immune to this pandemic since their clients aren't.  Most law firms have cut partner pay, and cut the pay of associates …
By Raymond Van Dyke
2 years ago 12

University of New Hampshire Franklin Pierce Launches Innovative Hybrid JD Program

In the digital age, it’s curious that so many online educational opportunities exist, yet very few provide a legal education. To meet this growing need, The …
By Nancy Braman
2 years ago 2

Don Dunner Named Chair of John Marshall’s IP Center Advisory Board

Mr. Donald Dunner, a partner in Finnegan, Henderson, Farabow, Garrett & Dunner, LLP in Washington, D.C. has accepted JMLS’ offer to chair the Advisory Board of the …
By Press Releases
5 years ago 0

Shontavia Johnson Named Director of Drake Intellectual Property Law Center

Shontavia Johnson, professor of law and the Kern Family Chair in Intellectual Property Law, took over as director of Drake Law School’s Intellectual Property Law Center …
By Press Releases
5 years ago 1

Law Schools Join App Developers Alliance to Fight Patent Trolls

The App Developers Alliance is joining with law schools nationwide to help startups battle patent trolls. The Law School Patent Troll Defense Network is a consortium of …
By Press Releases
8 years ago 0

USPTO Extends After Final Pilot; USPTO Adds Advancement of Examination Option to Law School Clinic Program

If you have not tried to use the After Final Pilot you should really give it a try. At our firm we have found examiners quite willing …
By U.S.P.T.O.
9 years ago 0

Legal Jobs: Patent Job Market Shows Signs of Improvement

Alissa J. Holterman is the Assistant Director of Career Services at Loyola University Chicago School of Law, has been the primary administrator of for the last 5 years. …
By Gene Quinn
9 years ago 5

PTO Expands Patent Law School Clinic Certification Pilot Program

The United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) today announced that it will open the current Patent Law School Clinic Certification Pilot Program to admit 10 additional schools …
By U.S.P.T.O.
10 years ago 0

UNH Law Once Again in Top 10 IP Law Schools

Many readers of know that I hold two degrees from the former FPLC, both my Juris Doctor and my Master of Laws in intellectual property, …
By Gene Quinn
10 years ago 1

A Law Students Guide to Finding a Patent Law Job

On the other hand, my presentation to the law students at Duquesne and Pitt were remarkably predictable. Whenever I travel to speak at law schools I inevitably …
By Gene Quinn
10 years ago 1

Interview with Chief Justice Broderick, Part 2

If you look at the list, when they first started doing these ranking we were number one, then we were number four, and then we dropped. Now …
By Gene Quinn
11 years ago 0

Exclusive Interview: Chief Justice John Broderick

On January 28, 2011, the recently retired Chief Justice of the New Hampshire Supreme Court, John Broderick, became the Dean and President of the University of New Hampshire School …
By Gene Quinn
11 years ago 1

The Struggle of Law School Graduates in a Difficult Job Market

While the market is recovering, I suggest finding something to keep your spirits up, and I do believe that it’s different for everyone, depending on personality. …
By Mary F. Cheney
11 years ago 33

What Skills Should New Patent Associates Have?

I have been asked to create a patent curriculum that will have at a minimum 24 credit hours of patent related legal education, perhaps more.  As you might …
By Gene Quinn
12 years ago 17