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Intellectual property law deals with the rules for securing and enforcing legal rights to inventions, designs, and artistic works. The purpose of these laws is to give an incentive for people to develop creative works that benefit society, by ensuring they can profit from their works without fear of misappropriation by others.

Each year Premier Intellectual Property Lawyers (PIPL) researches and recommends leading IP lawyers across the United States who specialize in trademark, copyright and patent advice and litigation.  PIPL lists only one attorney and firm in each city and inclusion to the guide is by invitation only.

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The Chaos Of Too Many Rules

The Patent Office issued Honeywell a patent that required correction. The patent, according to Honeywell, did not include the proper claim for the benefit of priority to the filing date of an application that Honeywell had earlier filed. But before Honeywell noticed the error and tried to correct that priority claim, its competitor, Arkema, petitioned the Patent Trial and Appeal [...]

Board Misreads Features Of The Claims, Fails To Appreciate A Technical Solution To A Technical Problem

In SIPCO, LLC v. Emerson Electric Co., [2018-1635] (September 25, 2019), the Federal Circuit reversed the PTAB’s construction of “low-power transceiver” and its finding that U.S. Patent No. 8,908,842 does not satisfy the second part of §42.301(b) defining “technological invention.” Because the Board did not address the applicability of the first part of § 42.301(b), the Federal Circuit vacated and remanded. [...]

If you have created or obtained the rights to something unique, one of our listed intellectual property attorney’s can help you protect your interests. Additionally, if someone has accused you of infringement and you want legal counsel to help you fight back. Contact one of our recommended lawyers today.