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The Right Way to Calculate Due Dates in Europe and China
If you are docketing in China or Europe, you may notice that calculated due dates don’t match the dates given by your foreign associate. This program will explain why and the proper way to calculate due dates in these countries.
Using Analytics as a Patent Annuity Decision Tool
Join us as our panel discusses best practices for the annuity payment decision process and how patent analytics can help assist annuity decision makers in making the best decisions possible.
IP Punch List for Software Companies
The Software field is a dynamic growing area. This webinar will focus on the challenges that software companies face in protecting their innovations both in the US and in other important jurisdictions.
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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.
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Schwegman Lundberg & Woessner

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Areas of Practice
  • Electrical & Computers
  • Mechanical & Electromechanical
  • Medical Devices
IP Services
  • Freedom To Operate
  • Patent Prosecution
  • Opinions
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Past Experience

Tony is an attorney at Schwegman Lundberg & Woessner. His practice includes patent preparation and prosecution, freedom-to-operate analysis, and clearance opinions, primarily in mechanical, electro-mechanical, and controls technologies. Prior to working at Schwegman, Tony worked as an Engineer and Engineering Manager in the custom HVAC industry. Tony worked with a variety of mechanical, electrical, and controls technologies at Nortek Air Systems (previously CES) in Eden Prairie, MN, where he became manager of the Mammoth Application Engineering group during law school.

Tony received his J.D. (magna cum laude) from William Mitchell College of Law in 2015. At William Mitchell, Tony was a staff writer for Cybaris®, an Intellectual Property Law Review, for two years. Tony also participated in the William Mitchell Intellectual Property Law Clinic, assisting independent inventors with their patent law needs. Prior to law school, Tony earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Minnesota, Twin Cities.

In his spare time, Tony enjoys exercising and spending time with his family.


William Mitchell College of Law 
St. Paul, Minnesota, 2015, J.D.
Honors: Magna Cum Laude; CALI Award for highest grade in Patent Prosecution; CALI Award for highest grade in Estates & Trusts
Cybaris®, an Intellectual Property Law Review, Staff Writer (Volumes 5 and 6)

University of Minnesota
Minneapolis, MN, 2006, B.S.M.E.

Bar Admissions
Bar Admissions

United States District Court – District of Minnesota

Past Experience
Past Experience

Kinney & Lange, P.A., Minneapolis, MN (2014-2016)
• Attorney (2015-2016)
• Law Clerk (Full Time) (2014 – 2015)

Nortek Air Systems (Previously CES Group), Eden Prairie, MN (2005-2014)
• Application Engineering Manager (2012-2014)
• Senior Application Engineer (2011 – 2012)
• Application Engineer/Project Manager (2006 – 2011)
• Application Engineering Intern (2005 – 2006)