Troy Smith is a registered patent attorney and counsels clients on IP issues with a focus on strategic patent procurement and portfolio management. Mr. Smith has developed patent portfolios, including domestic and foreign patents, for small and large companies, provided patent opinions, and provided litigation analysis. Patent risk management is another area of Mr. Smith’s work. […]
Schwegman is happy to announce the recent hiring of patent attorney, Anup Suresh. Prior to joining Schwegman, Anup served as in-house counsel and patent portfolio manager at two Fortune 50 companies, where his responsibilities included managing multiple patent portfolios, developing and executing patent strategies for several products and business units, invention harvesting, patent filing decisions, and […]
On February 22, Schwegman is teaming up with Black Hills IP to conduct a full-day Docketing Excellence Seminar for docketers, legal assistants and paralegals. The seminar will include speakers from both the corporate and private practice to guide beginner and advanced skill-level participants into collaborative breakout sessions.
Join our analytics experts as they drill down on different types of patent examination analytics in relation to topics such as patent strategies, valuation, and annuities. Click below to learn more and to register for the next presentation in this webinar series “Using Analytics as a Patent Annuity Decision Tool” on Wednesday, February 8 (1:00 PM Central).
Docketing paralegals, managers, and patent attorneys all know that docketing is a critical function for any successful patent prosecution operation. If not handled properly, docketing can be an area of major risk for law firms and corporations. Click below to learn more and to register for the next presentation in this webinar series “The Right […]
Schwegman is happy to announce the recent hiring of patent agent, Jordan Golomb. Jordan’s focus is on the mechanical, medical, electromechanical, and automotive arts. Jordan brings a unique perspective to being successful in the patent process. Driven by her personal interest in innovation, Jordan was drawn from engineering to inventing to patent law. Jordan learned […]
On February 23, Schwegman is teaming up with WIPO to host an all-day complimentary “Advanced PCT Training” seminar that will provide insights to practitioners on amendments and recent developments to the PCT rules, developing a strategy for international filings and procedural safeguards. The speaker for the PCT Seminar is Carl Oppedahl. Along with being a […]
Congratulations to Jim Shands, Justin McCarthy and Marc Hanish on becoming Principals at Schwegman!
Theresa Stadheim will be speaking at the AIPLA Mid-Winter Institute on February 1, 2017. Her presentation will cover the interaction between 112(f) and 112(b) in software inventions.
AIPLA’s Women in IP Committee have announced Theresa Stadheim as the latest Woman to Watch! The Women to Watch Series was created to honor women who have created their own paths, lead through strong examples, and are achieving successes as a result of their choices and leadership. To view a full copy of the article, including a Q&A […]