Press Releases

Ryan Thelen Promoted to Partner for Local Patent Law Practice

(WASHINGTON, DC) Harrity & Harrity, LLP, a leading patent law firm based in Fairfax, VA, is pleased to announce the promotion of Ryan Thelen to the position of Partner with the firm. Harrity & Harrity operates nationwide, with 37 total patent attorneys and agents across 26 states. Ryan is Harrity’s 8th Partner and first promotion of 2022. Ryan has been with Harrity…

Critical Elements Missing from Global IP Management Strategy and How to Resolve Them

(NEW YORK) – The development, maintenance, and enforcement of a strong international patent portfolio are increasing priorities for businesses of all sizes across a wide range of industries. Patent translations involve some of the most technically and linguistically challenging material available but are often an afterthought. As global patent filings grow, a rethink of how portfolio management strategy is approached,…

USPTO published new 5G patent study

Just yesterday, on February 15th, the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) published a new report called “Patenting Activity among 5G Technology Developers”. Unique among studies on 5G patenting activity, this report examines overall patenting trends as well as trends in patent filings and value indicators in the four most-patented 5G-related technologies. “5G and later-generation wireless communications technologies will…

Ofinno Takes Place Among World’s 100 Most Innovative Companies  

Reston, VA – February 16, 2022 – Ofinno, LLC, a research and development lab pioneering innovation in wireless communication and video coding technologies was recognized as a Global Top 100 Innovator by LexisNexis using their Innovation Momentum Methodology. This unbiased methodology aims to identify companies who outperform their peers over the last two years based on “Technology Relevance” and “Market Coverage”…

ktMINE Launches the Benchmark App

Chicago, IL – February 15, 2022 – ktMINE, a global transactions database and data services provider specializing in the collection and organization of IP information for market insight across industries, launched the ktMINE Benchmark App, an all-new transactions research application. The dynamic Benchmark App builds on the capabilities of the Royalty Rates App with a focus on enhanced data, new…

Music Copyright Conference Brings Together International Experts

UIC Law’s Center for Intellectual Property (IP), Information & Privacy Law, in partnership with George Washington University School of Law, is proud to present the “Music Copyright Infringement: International Perspectives” online conference on Friday, March 18, 2022. This half-day CLE program offers attendees the opportunity to hear from academics, practitioners, musicologists, and music theorists. The conference builds on work done…

Pharmaceuticals and Intellectual Property – short course by the British Institute of International and Comparative Law

Short course: Pharmaceuticals and Intellectual Property 10 Sessions: 4 March – 13 May 2022 This is a wide-ranging course offering diverse legal and interdisciplinary perspectives exploring the nexus between global public health and intellectual property. Although the business and innovation practices of the pharmaceutical industry are largely based on patents, other intellectual property rights including trademarks and trade secrets are…

Patexia Releases its Second Annual Patent Litigation Intelligence Report and Rankings

Santa Monica, CA (February 3, 2022): Today, Patexia, Inc., an IP analytics company and global IP community, is proud to announce its second annual Patent Litigation Intelligence Report as part of its Patexia Insights series. US District Courts are the main venues for patent litigation in the country. Up until last year, there was little or no effort to evaluate…

ktMINE Launches the Analytics Widget App

Chicago, IL – ktMINE, a global transactions research database and analytics platform specializing in the collection and organization of intellectual property (IP) information, announced today the official launch of the Analytics Widget App, a revolutionized IP analytics solution. The Analytics Widget App evolves how users leverage IP data and analytics while driving enhanced research strategies through collaboration. “Our customers desired…

IPlytics Webinar – FRAND – A matter of transparency and valuation

FRAND determination can be a complex and challenging process riddled with technicalities that can make or break a deal, yielding long and often complex discussions, and in some cases, even litigation. It heavily relies on reaching a conclusion as to how much a particular SEP portfolio is worth and how each party valuates it. Yet somehow, two parties – the…

The IP Practice Webinar Series Hosted by Global IP Counselors, LLP

WASHINGTON (January 31, 2022) – Global IP Counselors is excited to announce the launch of the IP Practice Webinar Series hosted by Global IP Counselors, LLP.  We have designed this series in the interest of keeping our colleagues around the world apprised of the latest developments in US IP practice, with particular focus on procedural developments at the USPTO and informative…

Levi & Snotherly, PLLC, Announces Addition of Tom M. Schaumberg

Washington, DC, Jan. 18, 2022 /PRNewswire/ – Prominent ITC Law Firm Levi & Snotherly, PLLC announced today the addition of Tom M. Schaumberg as a Principal. The Firm will now be known as Levi Snotherly & Schaumberg, PLLC. The Firm will remain focused on Section 337 practice before the U.S. International Trade Commission. Mr. Schaumberg brings unparalleled ITC experience to…

Harrity Patent Analytics Announces the Top Patent Firms Of 2021

WASHINGTON (January 20, 2022) – Harrity Patent Analytics is excited to announce the Top Patent Firms of 2021. The list, published annually, ranks industry-leading patent law firms based on the total number of U.S. utility patents issued in the past year. The 2021 Top Patent Firms list incorporates multiple categories of prosecution statistics, including 7 new categories, such as rank in US First…

FREE WEBINAR: European Pharma & Biotech Patent Litigation Year in Review

In anticipation of our industry-leading 15th Anniversary Forum on Pharma & Biotech Patent Litigation in Europe this February, C5 is pleased to invite you to our complimentary webinar on European Pharma & Biotech Patent Litigation Year in Review: The Top 5 Most Critical Developments from 2021 taking place 25 January, 3 PM – 5 PM CET. With a historic 2021…

LexisNexis recognizes the world’s outperforming companies with its “Innovation Momentum 2022: The Global Top 100” report

New York, NY, January 19th, 2022: To uncover forward-thinking patent development and spotlight true technological contemporaries across industries, LexisNexis® Intellectual Property Solutions has released its inaugural report “Innovation Momentum: The Global Top 100” that enables companies to benchmark the dynamics of their own innovative strength against their peers. Industry innovation rankings have historically measured patent portfolio sizes combined with other…