Eight McAndrews Attorneys Recognized as “IP Stars” by Managing Intellectual Property Magazine

McAndrews’ list of recognized attorneys continues to grow. Congratulations to Aaron Barkoff, Christopher V. Carani, Troy Groetken, Herb Hart, Sharon Hwang, Ed Mas, Eligio Pimentel and Wil Rao, all designated as “Patent Stars 2022.”

06.28.22
News & Events

Troy Groetken Shares His Take on Big Data & AI with Drug Discovery World

“The next step in big data and AI equals personalized, predictive, preventative medicine,” according to Troy Groetken in a recent Drug Discovery World e-book article. In the feature, Troy tells Editor in Chief Lu Rahman how pharma companies can take data to a more clinical level. Read the article on page 18 of the e-book […]

06.14.22
News & Events

Bob Surrette and Eligio Pimentel Moderating Session during Global IP Management Forum

On June 16 at 1:30 central, Bob and Eligio will moderate the session “Patent Litigation: Essential Strategic and Practical Considerations – Aligning Litigation with Business Objectives.” The panel, which includes five senior inside counsel, will discuss topics ranging from practical considerations for multi-district or global litigation to building into litigation approaches decision points at which […]

06.14.22
IP Updates

Malaika Tyson Panelist at Association of Corporate Patent Counsel (ACPC) Summer Meeting

On June 14 at 7:15 a.m. central, Malaika Tyson will participate in a panel on “Outside Counsel Engagement and Fee Structures” as part of ACPC’s summer meeting. The panelists will discuss what has worked well, what hasn’t, and recent trends for effective outside counsel fee structures. ACPC is an association for chief patent counsel and […]

06.10.22
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Troy Groetken and Tom Wimbiscus to Moderate Session at BIO International Convention

On Wednesday, June 15 at 1 p.m. central, Troy and Tom will moderate a discussion on “The Roles of AI and Big Data in Precision Healthcare: Perspectives from the Drug Development Pathway and the Patient Journey.” The BIO International Convention is the world’s largest gathering of the biotechnology industry. Learn more and register here.

05.26.22
News & Events

Alan Montera Sworn in as Secretary of the Filipino American Lawyers Association of Chicago (FALA Chicago)

Congratulations to Alan Montera, who was recently sworn in as secretary of FALA Chicago, a professional network of attorneys, judges, law students, and supporters that facilitates career development, learning opportunities, and fellowship within the Chicagoland legal community. McAndrews hosted the installation event, which included members of other diversity bar associations and distinguished members of the […]

05.25.22
News & Events

ACI’s 14th Annual Practitioners’ Think Tank on ITC Litigation & Enforcement Features Scott McBride and Wil Rao

On June 7 at 10 a.m. central, Wil Rao will speak on “Evaluating Trends in Filings and Dispositions of 337 Proceedings.” Scott McBride will moderate a “Fireside Chat with the ITC Bench” featuring the Honorable Clark S. Cheney on June 8 at 12:30 p.m. central. A limited number of complimentary passes for in-house counsel are […]

05.24.22
News & Events

Chris Singer and Malaika Tyson to Speak at ACI’s 20th Advanced Summit on Life Sciences Patents

The event will provide practical insights on implementing bullet-proof patent prosecution tactics, maximizing patent life cycles, and developing strategies to enhance patent portfolio protections. On June 2 at 7:15 a.m. central, Chris Singer will address “The Current State of Patent Eligibility: Analyzing the Implications of Recent Case Law on Investment, Innovation, and Efficiency.” Malaika Tyson […]

05.23.22
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