IAM Magazine Quotes Alex Menchaca in article “SCOTUS Looks Likely to Limit the Assignor Estoppel Doctrine”

The U.S. Supreme Court looks set to make changes to the rules regarding assignor validity challenges in Minerva Surgical v Hologic, but recent proceedings suggest that reform, not abolition, is the probable outcome. Alex Menchaca offers his views regarding the case. Read the article here.

05.10.21
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Intellectual Property Magazine Features Paul McAndrews’ Article on IP Record-Keeping

To coincide with World IP Day, Paul McAndrews provides critical record-keeping best practices that help protect innovations. Read the article here.

05.05.21
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Jim Murphy’s Built In Article Discusses the Importance of Freedom to Operate Opinions

Most younger companies are so focused on developing their technology and products that they miss a crucial, strategic step related to their intellectual property. Jim Murphy discusses freedom to operate opinions and how they help startups avoid patent infringement, lessen any potential damages, and improve the overall design of their innovations. Read Murphy’s Built In […]

05.05.21
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Ron DiCerbo Provides Expert Analysis for International Comparative Legal Guide (ICLG) Annual Publication on Trademark Laws and Regulations

Ron DiCerbo authored a chapter entitled “Trade Dress Protection in the United States – A Moving Target: Trademark Laws and Regulations 2021” as part of ICLG’s annual trademark issue. To read it, click here.

04.28.21
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Aaron Barkoff to Serve on Ethics Panel for American Conference Institute’s Paragraph IV Disputes Conference

On April 27 at 3 p.m. central, McAndrews’ Aaron Barkoff will take part in “The Ethical Practice of Paragraph IV Litigation: New Developments Impacting Professional Responsibility in the Hatch-Waxman Arena” session, which will identify common ethical dilemmas in Hatch-Waxman litigation and practices to avoid them. The annual conference features strategies for both brand name and […]

04.22.21
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Wil Rao Outlines Litigation Financing Options in Built In Article

When patent infringement threatens a company’s business and possibly even puts its survival at risk, litigation can become a necessity. However, the cost to enforce patents can be an obstacle for some companies, and others might choose not to devote their own capital to litigation in order to minimize downside risk. Wil Rao outlines options […]

04.08.21
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Herb Hart to Present at the UIC John Marshall Law School Center for Intellectual Property, Information & Privacy Law’s IP Master Class: Strategies for the Federal Circuit, District Courts, ITC, and PTAB

With a focus on four key areas of patent practice, this seminar will provide attendees opportunities to interact with speakers through chat features and live video discussions. The virtual event will take place on Friday, April 16 from 7:40 a.m. to 3:15 p.m. CDT. Herb Hart will be speaking during a session about the Patent […]

03.30.21
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Dunstan Barnes Featured at Footwear IP Summit

Shoe industry, legal, and policy thought leaders will share strategies to enhance product protection initiatives in an April 26-27 digital summit put on by the Footwear Distributors and Retailers of America (FDRA) and the Fashion Footwear Association of New York (FFANY) in honor of World Intellectual Property Day 2021. McAndrews’ Dunstan Barnes is one of […]

03.29.21
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