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June 2024 WIPO-U.S. Summer School on Intellectual Property

June 3 – 14, 2024 (Weekdays Only) Hosted Online Via Zoom Learn more and apply View the current 2024 agenda The Center for Intellectual Property x Innovation Policy (C-IP2) at George Mason University Antonin Scalia Law School is partnering with the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) to host this seventh iteration of the WIPO-U.S. Summer School on Intellectual Property. We are also grateful to USIPA for…

“Innovation Momentum 2024: The Global Top 100″ report reveals world’s most dynamic innovators using patent data

New York, February 21, 2024: Select companies in the pharmaceutical, semiconductor and information technology industries are pushing innovation at a remarkable pace, while new advances in the automotive industry are also driving innovation, according to new data measuring patent quality and quantity. LexisNexis® Legal & Professional, a leading global provider of information and analytics, today released the third edition of its…

The 7th IP Awareness Summit will be held March 28th in Greater Chicago

The 7th IP Awareness Summit® is being being held on March 28th by CIPU in conjunction with the McCormick School of Engineering and Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University. It will take place at the beautiful Allen Center on NW’s Evanston Campus, 30 minutes from O’Hare Airport. This year’s theme is “AI + IP = ?” The goal: sharing…

Leo Patent Law Office Relocates to World Trade Center at Amsterdam Airport, The Netherlands

Amsterdam, February 17, 2024: Leo Patent Law Office announces its relocation to the World Trade Center located within the Amsterdam Airport Schiphol. The decision to move to the World Trade Center underscores Leo Patent Law Office’s commitment to providing service and convenience to its clients, both locally and internationally. By situating within the Amsterdam Airport Schiphol, the firm aims to…

Harrity & Harrity, LLP Ascends to 27th on the Top Patent Firms List, Showcasing Unprecedented Growth

Washington, D.C.: Harrity & Harrity, LLP has marked a significant milestone in its journey towards excellence in patent law, securing the 27th spot on the esteemed Top Patent Firms List, an annual ranking of the leading firms obtaining US utility patents each year. This remarkable ascent is not only a testament to the firm’s unwavering dedication to innovation and quality…

Kili Technology Launches davinci Patent AI Copilot Which Helps Attorneys Draft Better Patents & Office Action Answers in Half the Time

New York, NY, January 25, 2024: Today, successful startup Kili Technology Inc. officially launched davinci, a new artificial intelligence (AI) technology tool which drafts patents and office action answers in a fraction of the time that manual methods require. Patent descriptions and office action answers have always been laborious and time-consuming, often requiring IP lawyers to spend dozens of hours…

Announcement of Book Publication – 5G and Beyond: Intellectual Property and Competition Policy in the Internet of Things

C-IP2 is pleased to announce the publication of 5G and Beyond: Intellectual Property and Competition Policy in the Internet of Things, co-edited by Professor Jonathan Barnett of the University of Southern California Gould School of Law and Senior Scholar, Center for Intellectual Property x Innovation Policy, and Professor Seán O’Connor of George Mason University Antonin Scalia Law School and Faculty Advisor, Center for Intellectual Property x Innovation…

National Inventors Hall of Fame Announces DNA Sequencing and Snowmobile Innovators Among 2024 Class

Glendale, CA, January 18, 2024: Fifteen innovation pioneers whose inventions range from cancer treatments to theatrical technologies and special effects will be honored in the 2024 class of National Inventors Hall of Fame®  Inductees. The class was announced Wednesday evening at the Walt Disney Imagineering campus in Glendale. In partnership with the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO), the…

LexisNexis combines best-in-class patent datasets and software solutions, boosting innovation analytics to a new level

NEW YORK, January 17, 2024: LexisNexis® Legal & Professional, a leading provider of patent analytics, today launched LexisNexis® PatentSight+, an enhanced version of its PatentSight solution. PatentSight+ provides advanced data-driven insights to help IP teams meet the complex challenges of modern innovation. “By combining enriched data, cutting-edge analysis, and visualization tools, we’re equipping IP teams with the clarity and capabilities needed…

Leo Patent Law Office Welcomes New AI/ML Technical Advisor

January 16, 2024: Leo Patent Law Office announces joining Dr. Omid Sakhi as an AI and Machine Learning technical advisor, bringing his expertise in software and machine learning algorithm development to the team. Dr. Sakhi has extensive experience in artificial intelligence and machine learning, focusing on computer vision and deep learning. He served as a senior software developer and a…

Dr. Amin Katouzian Joins Leo Patent Law Office as Lead AI Specialist

November 11, 2023: Leo Patent Law Office proudly announces the appointment of Dr. Amin Katouzian as the Lead AI Specialist, bringing his expertise in AI algorithm development and machine learning applications to the firm’s distinguished team. Dr. Katouzian, renowned for his exceptional contributions in the field of artificial intelligence, previously served as the former leader in AI algorithm development and…

Schwegman Lundberg & Woessner Invests in AI Tools to Enhance Intellectual Property Services: A Commitment to Innovation and Excellence

San Jose, CA: Schwegman Lundberg & Woessner (Schwegman), a leading law firm focusing on intellectual property, with principal offices in Silicon Valley and Minneapolis, is excited to announce its investment in and deployment of cutting-edge AI tools. This move underscores the firm’s commitment to innovation and technological advancement in the field of patent law. “We have always been at the…

Global IP Exchange USA 2024: Fostering Growth and Resilience in an Era of Socio-Economic and Regulatory Instability

Fort Lauderdale, Florida: The Global IP Exchange USA 2024, a flagship event for IP and Brand Protection leaders, is set to take place on January 30-31 at the elegant Le Méridien Dania Beach in Fort Lauderdale, Florida. This event aims to connect leading brands and experts, providing a platform to navigate the challenges of an ever-evolving landscape. Key Brands and…

The 14th Annual KIPO-WIPO-KAIST-KIPA Advanced International Certificate Course Held in Seoul

The Korea Invention Promotion Association held the annual KIPO-WIPO-KAIST-KIPA Advanced International Certification Course (AICC) on Intellectual Property successfully in Seoul from November 6 to 9 in collaboration with the Korean Intellectual Property Office (KIPO) and the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO). The AICC course, which is being run for the 14th time this year (‘10~), is a course that provides…

PLI Press Issues New Edition of Essential Treatise on Mechanics of Patent Claim Drafting

NEW YORK, Nov 1, 2023 – PLI Press, the publishing division of Practising Law Institute (PLI), is committed to providing readers with the highest quality analysis and practical guidance, while keeping them ever current with the latest legal developments. PLI Press publishes over 100 treatises, practice guides, books on lawyering skills, yearbooks, answer books, and journals each year — all…