July 23, 2021

Volume XI, Number 204

Finnegan

Focused solely on intellectual property law.

Our work spans the full range of intellectual property. Working with IP-savvy clients, we partner with companies to apply our vast technical expertise and focused legal experience to offer solutions that will serve their business now and in the long run.

You can find us in North America in Atlanta, Boston, Palo Alto, Reston, and Washington; our European office is in London; and our Asian offices are in Seoul, Shanghai, Taipei, and Tokyo.

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Contributing authors from Finnegan:

Safiya Aguilar Patent & Trademark Attorney Finnegan, Henderson, Farabow, Garrett & Dunner Washington, DC
A former patent examiner at the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO), Safiya Aguilar’s practice encompasses many aspects of patent law, with an emphasis on patent prosecution and client...
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Victoria Barker is a Chartered UK and European patent attorney with experience in all areas of patent portfolio management from drafting and filing applications to prosecution strategy and...
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M. Paul Barker Attorney Patent Prosecution Finnegan Law Firm Palo Alto
Paul Barker has a diverse practice, including interferences, post-grant proceedings, patent prosecution, arbitration, opinions, due diligence, and strategic counseling. He focuses in the...
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Michele C. Bosch Attorney Chemical and Metallurgical Group Finnegan Washington DC
Michele Bosch leads the firm’s Chemical and Metallurgical practice group. Her practice includes many areas of intellectual property law with an emphasis on post-grant proceedings, including...
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Seth W. Bruneel Patent Attorney Finnegan Washington DC
Seth Bruneel focuses on patent prosecution and patent litigation in a wide array of technologies in the electrical field, including financial transaction processing, electric vehicle...
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Adriana Burgy Chemical Patent Attorney Finnegan Law Firm
Adriana Burgy’s practice focuses on opinion work, client counseling, patent prosecution and management, and litigation in the chemical, pharmaceutical, and biotechnology arts. Adriana...
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Charles T. Collins-Chase IP Lawyer Finnegan Washington DC
Charles Collins-Chase focuses on district court patent litigation and appeals before the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit, where he served as a clerk. He uses his chemical...
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Elliot C. Cook Intellectual Property Attorney Finnegan, Henderson, Farabow, Garrett & Dunner Reston, VA
Elliot Cook maintains a diverse intellectual property practice, including patent litigation, post-grant patent challenges, strategic patent prosecution and portfolio development, and patent...
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Clare Cornell intellectual Property Attorney Finnegan, Henderson, Farabow, Garrett, & Dunne Law Firm, London, UK
Clare Cornell leads Finnegan’s London trade mark group and has 20 years’ experience in the IP industry. Her practice focusses on all aspects of trade mark portfolio management. Clare also...
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Collette Corser Patent Attorney Finnegan Law Firm
Collette Corser focuses her practice on patent litigation and client counseling in various technical areas, with an emphasis on the chemical and pharmaceutical industries. Collette is...
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Frank A. DeCosta IP Litigation Attorney Finnegan Washington DC
Frank DeCosta, Ph.D., leader of the firm’s litigation section, has significant experience in patent litigation, client counseling, and providing opinions related to computers, consumer...
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Bryan C. Diner IP Attorney Finnegan Washington DC
Bryan Diner practices all aspects of intellectual property law, including district court litigation, Patent Trial and Appeal Board (PTAB) proceedings at the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office...
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Samuel V. Eichner Trademark Attorney Finnegan Law Firm Washington, DC
Sam Eichner’s practice focuses on copyright and trademark enforcement, conflict resolution, and counseling for clients across industries—from fashion e-tailers and automakers to media...
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Margaret A. Esquenet Copyright & Trademark Attorney Finnegan, Henderson, Farabow, Garrett & Dunner Washington, DC
Focusing on U.S. and global copyright, advertising, and trademark law, Margaret Esquenet brings a holistic, business-first approach to legal issues. Advising clients across industries—from...
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Elizabeth Ferrill Patent Attorney Finnegan Law Firm
Elizabeth Ferrill is an “undisputed expert on design patents” who is “always updated and enlightening others with her deep knowledge,” “very involved in the design bar,” and “gives her...
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Michael J. Flibbert IP Lawyer Finnegan
With more than 20 years of patent litigation experience, Mike Flibbert serves as lead counsel in inter partes review (IPR) proceedings before the Patent Trial and Appeal Board (PTAB) of the...
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Nicholas Fox Attorney Intellectual Property Law Finnegan Law Firm London
Nicholas Fox practices intellectual property law with a focus on electronics, telecoms, and software patent litigation. In addition to being qualified as a solicitor, he is also qualified...
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Michael R. Galgano Patent Litigation Attorney Finnegan, Henderson, Farabow, Garrett & Dunner Washington, DC
Michael Galgano focuses his practice on patent litigation and post-grant proceedings, primarily in the biotechnological and pharmaceutical areas. He concentrates on Hatch-Waxman litigation...
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Joshua L. Goldberg attorney intellectual property Finnegan Washington DC
Joshua Goldberg, leader of Finnegan’s PTAB trials section, focuses on inter partes review (IPR), covered business method (CBM), and post-grant review (PGR) proceedings before the Patent...
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Clinton Greub has a mixed practice of patent litigation and patent prosecution. With a background in cellular and molecular biology, his focus is primarily in the biotechnological and...
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Ken Guerra Pharmaceutical & Healthcare Intellectual Property Attorney Finnegan, Henderson, Farabow, Garrett & Dunner Law Firm
Ken Guerra focuses on complex patent litigation and client counseling in the areas of biotechnology and pharmaceuticals before U.S. district courts and the U.S. Court of Appeals for the...
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Rajeev Gupta, Ph.D. Patent Litigation Attorney Finnegan Law Firm Washington, DC
Raj Gupta, Ph.D., focuses his practice on patent litigation in U.S. district courts and the U.S. International Trade Commission (ITC), strategic patent prosecution, and client counseling. ...
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Jessica L. Hannah IP Attorney Finnegan Washington DC
Jessica Hannah focuses on trademark litigation and prosecution, client counseling, and portfolio management related to a broad range of industries, including consumer goods, food and...
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Justin J. Hasford IP Attorney Finnegan Washington, DC
Justin Hasford has experience in all areas of intellectual property law. His practice focuses on complex patent litigation at the trial and appellate levels on behalf of pioneer...
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Brett Heavner Corporate Trademark Litigation Attorney Finnegan, Henderson, Farabow, Garrett & Dunner law Firm
Brett Heavner’s practice includes all aspects of trademark and unfair competition law, with a particular emphasis on trademark infringement, counterfeiting, false advertising litigation,...
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Dori Hines Partner Finnegan, Henderson, Farabow, Garett & Dunner Law Firm NY
Dori Hines focuses her practice on patent litigation, leading teams in U.S. district courts, the U.S. International Trade Commission (ITC), and before arbitration panels. Dori has argued...
Thomas L. Irving Intellectual Property Finnegan, Henderson, Farabow, Garrett & Dunner Washington, DC
Tom Irving has some 45 years of experience in intellectual property law. His U.S. pharma practice includes America Invents Act (AIA) post-grant proceedings, due diligence, counseling,...
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J. Michael Jakes IP Lawyer Finnegan Law Firm
Mike Jakes, leader of Finnegan’s appellate section, concentrates his practice on patent litigation and related counseling. He serves as lead counsel in federal district courts and the U.S....
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Christopher C. Johns Patent Attorney Finnegan Law Firm
Chris Johns maintains a diverse patent practice, ranging from Section 337 litigation at the International Trade Commission (ITC) and Patent Trial and Appeal Board (PTAB) trials to...
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Matthew (Matt) Johnson practices across a diverse array of patent law, including district court and appellate litigation, patent prosecution, post-grant proceedings, and portfolio...
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Forrest A. Jones Patent Litigation Attorney Finnegan, Henderson, Farabow, Garrett & Dunner Washington, DC
Forrest Jones focuses on patent litigation, including at the International Trade Commission (ITC), as well as inter partes review (IPR) proceedings before the Patent Trial and Appeal Board...
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D. Brian Kacedon Intellectual Property Transactions Attorney Finnegan, Henderson, Farabow, Garrett & Dunner Washington, DC
Brian Kacedon is a recognized authority in IP transactions having drafted and negotiated hundreds of agreements across all technologies. He is designated as a Certified Licensing...
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Matthew Karas Attorney Intellectual Property Finnegan Law Firm Atlanta
Matt Karas’s practice includes a wide range of intellectual property issues such as patent prosecution, patent application drafting, district court litigation, and U.S. Patent and Trademark...
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Sydney R. Kestle Patent Attorney Finnegan, Henderson, Farabow, Garrett & Dunner Washington, DC
Sydney Kestle focuses on several areas of patent law, including pre-litigation due diligence, client counseling, litigation in U.S. district courts, and proceedings before the Patent Trial...
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Kyu Yun Kim Patent Litigation Attorney Finnegan Law Firm Washington, DC
Kyu Yun Kim focuses on patent litigation and patent prosecution in the chemical and pharmaceutical fields. Kyu Yun’s litigation experience includes conducting discovery on Abbreviated New...
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Daniel F. Klodowski Intellectual Property Lawyer Finnegan Washington DC
Daniel Klodowski’s practice focuses on post-grant proceedings before the Patent Trial and Appeal Board (PTAB) of the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO), litigating patents in district...
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Karthik Kumar, Ph.D. Patent Litigation Attorney Finnegan Law Firm Washington, DC
Karthik Kumar, Ph.D., co-leader of the firm’s augmented reality/virtual reality (AR/VR) industry working group, focuses on complex patent litigation and strategic counseling related to...
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Elliott LaParne Intellectual Property and Pharmaceutical Litigation Attorney Finnegan, Henderson, Farabow, Garrett & Dunner law Firm
Elliott LaParne focuses on pharmaceutical patent litigation, with an emphasis on Abbreviated New Drug Application (ANDA) litigation. Elliott applies his extensive research experience to...
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Constance Lee Patent Attorney Finnegan Law Firm
Constance (Connie) Lee focuses on complex patent litigation before federal district courts and the U.S. International Trade Commission (ITC) related to the chemical and pharmaceutical...
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Esther H. Lim Patent Litigation Attorney Finnegan Law Firm Washington, DC
Esther Lim has twenty-five years of experience in patent litigation, portfolio management, licensing, and counseling. She has litigated extensively before federal district courts, the...
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Y. Leon Lin Atlanta Patent Litigation Attorney Finnegan Henderson Farabow Garrett & Dunner LLP
Leon Lin’s practice includes patent licensing, litigation, patent prosecution, and post-grant proceedings before the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO). He has experience in the...
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Eric A. Liu IP Lawyer Finnegan Law Firm
Eric Liu, a former patent examiner at the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO), focuses on all aspects of patent prosecution and litigation. He has experience in various biomedical and...
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Jill K. MacAlpine Patent Attorney Finnegan Washington DC
Jill MacAlpine, Ph.D., leader of the firm’s patent office practice, focuses on strategic counseling, prosecution, and patent litigation, primarily in the chemical and pharmaceutical areas....
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Eric Magleby Patent Attorney Finnegan
Eric Magleby focuses on patent prosecution and client counseling in the automotive, robotics, and consumer products industries.  Eric’s prosecution experience covers numerous products in a...
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Max Mauldin Intellectual Property Attorney Finnegan Atlanta
Max Mauldin focuses on patent litigation, patent prosecution, and proceedings before the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO). He has technical experience in the aerospace and...
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J. Derek McCorquindale IP Biotech Attorney Finnegan
J. Derek McCorquindale focuses his practice on patent and other intellectual property litigation, at both the trial and appellate levels. He has experience in cases before federal district...
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Connor McGregor is an associate with Finnegan’s DC office.
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Gracie K. Mills Patent Attorney Finnegan Law Firm Washington, DC
Gracie Mills focuses on patent prosecution and post-grant proceedings at the Patent Trial and Appeal Board (PTAB) of the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO), and appeals at the U.S....
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Amanda Murphy IP Lawyer Finnegan
Amanda Murphy, Ph.D., focuses her practice on strategic client counseling, portfolio management, and patent prosecution for a range of clients, including small startup companies, research...
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Anna Naydonov Intellectual property Litigation Attorney Finnegan Law Firm
Anna Naydonov’s practice focuses on trademark and false advertising litigation. She routinely litigates high-stakes cases for some of the world’s most renowned brands before federal trial...
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William Neer’s practice encompasses patent litigation and prosecution in the areas of chemicals, cosmetics, plants, and pharmaceuticals.   William worked as a summer associate at Finnegan,...
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Alexander (Zan) Newkirk’s practice encompasses patent litigation, prosecution, and client counseling in the chemical, pharmaceutical, and medical device areas. He has industry experience...
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Zachery D. Olah Patent Litigation Attorney Finnegan, Henderson, Farabow, Garrett & Dunner Washington, DC
Zachery Olah focuses on all aspects of patent litigation and prosecution in a variety of technologies, including mechanical systems, medical devices, biotechnology, aerospace and aviation...
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Emmanuel Onochie practices patent litigation in a wide array of technical areas, with an emphasis on pharmaceutical and chemical technologies. His experience includes Hatch-Waxman...
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Caitlin O’Connell Intellectual Property Litigation Attorney Finnegan Law Firm
Caitlin O’Connell focuses her practice on patent litigation and client counseling in the areas of biotechnology and pharmaceuticals, with particular emphasis on Abbreviated New Drug...
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Maeve O’Flynn Patent Attorney Finnegan UK
Maeve O’Flynn is a European and UK patent attorney with more than a decade of in-house experience, having worked at some of the world’s largest multinational corporations in the oil and...
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Aaron L. Parker Patent & Trade Secret Litigation Attorney Finnegan, Henderson, Farabow, Garrett & Dunner Washington, DC
Aaron Parker, leader of the firm’s mechanical practice group, focuses his practice on patent and trade secret litigation before U.S. district courts, client counseling on global patent...
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Shannon Patrick focuses on patent litigation related to Abbreviated New Drug Applications (ANDA), patent prosecution, proceedings before the Patent Trial and Appeal Board (PTAB), and client...
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Kaitlyn Pehrson’s practice is focused on patent litigation, prosecution, and post-grant proceedings related to chemicals, pharmaceuticals, medical devices, and energy technology. She has...
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Sameshnee Pelly has vast experience in the drafting and prosecution of patent rights, both locally and internationally, particularly in the areas of small molecules, pharmaceuticals, and...
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Samantha Pilicer, Ph.D., focuses on patent prosecution and strategic patent portfolio management in the chemistry and pharmaceutical arenas. Her scientific expertise includes organic...
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Andrew E. Renison Biotech and Patent Litigation Finnegan
Andrew Renison’s chemistry and life sciences practice focuses on U.S. district court litigation with a particular emphasis on pharmaceutical patents and Hatch-Waxman litigation. His...
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Joshua (Josh) Rice focuses on patent litigation, patent prosecution, and post-grant proceedings at the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO). A former engineer with an MBA and over six...
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Fionnuala Richardson Intellectual Property Attorney Finnegan, Henderson, Farabow, Garrett, & Dunner Law Firm, London UK
Fionnuala Richardson is a Chartered UK and European trade mark attorney. Her practice comprises all aspects of European trade mark, domain name, design, and copyright work, from prosecution...
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Patrick J. Rodgers Trademark Attorney Finnegan Washington, DC
Patrick Rodgers focuses on trademark litigation, prosecution, portfolio management, and client counseling related to a broad range of industries, including sports and fitness, apparel, food...
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Jason L. Romrell IP Litigation Attorney Finnegan
Jason Romrell helps companies navigate complex, high-risk intellectual property disputes at the trial and appellate levels. He represents clients before federal district courts, the...
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Jennifer Roscetti Pharm Patent Attorney Finnegan Henderson, Farabow Garrett & Dunner LLP
Jennifer Roscetti practices patent litigation before U.S. district courts and the U.S. International Trade Commission (ITC). She also represents clients before the U.S. Court of Appeals for...
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Regan J. Rundio IP Litigator Finnegan Law Firm
Regan Rundio has a diverse practice with an emphasis on intellectual property litigation in federal district courts. He draws on experience as a former patent examiner at the U.S. Patent...
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Focusing on trademark, copyright, and false advertising litigation, Matthew Samet utilizes his federal clerkship experience to counsel clients across a variety of industries, from...
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Daniele San Román Patent Litigator Finnegan Law Firm
Associate
Daniele San Román focuses on complex patent litigation at the district court level, as well as before the Patent Trial and Appeal Board (PTAB). She maintains a diverse intellectual property...
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Cecilia Sanabria Intellectual Property Attorney Finnegan Washington DC
Partner
Cecilia Sanabria focuses her practice on complex patent litigation and client counseling in the mechanical, industrial, and electrical fields. She represents clients before U.S. district...
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Melissa Santos, Ph.D., focuses on patent prosecution, patent litigation, and client counseling in the areas of chemicals, pharmaceuticals, and materials science. She has technical...
202-408-4226
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Morgan E. Smith Trademark Litigation Attorney Finnegan, Henderson, Farabow, Garrett & Dunner Palo Alto, CA
Associate
Morgan Smith focuses on trademark and false advertising litigation. She litigates cases and manages enforcement efforts for some of the world’s most renowned brands, representing clients in...
650-849-6665
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Kara Specht Patent Litigation Attorney Finnegan, Henderson, Farabow, Garrett & Dunner Law Firm Atlanta GA
Associate
Kara Specht focuses on patent litigation before district courts and before the International Trade Commission (ITC). Her practice covers a wide range of electronic and electrical technology...
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Jason Stach IP Attorney Finnegan Law Firm
Partner
Jason Stach has extensive experience in several areas, including challenging and defending patents in post-grant proceedings at the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO), litigating in...
404-653-6428
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Jonathan Uffelman Trademark, Domain Name, Internet Intellectual Property Attorney Finnegan, Henderson, Farabow, Garrett & Dunner, Law Firm
Jonathan Uffelman practices trademark, domain name, and Internet law. In particular, he works on a broad range of Internet and cyber law issues, including on-line brand enforcement and the...
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Oulu Lulu Wang IP Attorney Finnegan Law Firm
Lulu Wang, Ph.D., represents life sciences clients in patent litigation, contentious proceedings before the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO), patent prosecution, and strategic...
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Trenton A. Ward patent intellectual property attorney Finnegan Atlanta
As a former Lead Administrative Patent Judge at the Patent Trial and Appeal Board (PTAB), Trenton Ward was on the front lines of the nascent post-grant review proceedings that have evolved...
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Brooke Wilner Patent Attorney Finnegan
Brooke Wilner, a registered patent attorney, enjoys a varied trial and appellate litigation practice. She practices before U.S. district courts, state courts, the Patent Trial and Appeal...
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Gordon Wright focuses on patent litigation, patent prosecution, and proceedings before the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO). He has worked with a variety of technologies in the...
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Yinfei Wu Trademark Patent Litigation Attorney Finnegan, Henderson, Farabow, Garrett & Dunner Law firm
Yinfei Wu has significant experience in both United States and China trademark and copyright law. She advises clients and works closely with counsel around the world on trademark usage,...
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Christina Ji-Hye Yang Patent Litigation Attorney Finnegan Law Firm Washington, DC
Christina Ji-Hye Yang focuses her practice on patent litigation and client counseling in the areas of biotechnology and pharmaceuticals, with particular emphasis on Abbreviated New Drug...
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