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PTAB Grants Rehearing of Patent in Delaware Litigation // February 4, 2016
In a rare move, the U.S. Patent Trial and Appeal Board recently granted rehearing of its denial to institute inter partes review of Greatbatch Ltd.’s U.S. Patent No. 7,327,553.  Read more

Top Patent Trends for 2016 // January 6, 2016
The protection of intellectual property rights through the use of patents remains critically important in today’s global economy. Court decisions in 2015 affected important elements of patent law and laid the foundation for continuing evolution of the law in 2016. Read more

What is the Status of Patents for Software Inventions, Post-Alice? // October 7, 2015
It has been more than a year since the U.S. Supreme Court issued its decision in Alice v. CLS Bank which ruled that the two-step Mayo analysis should be applied to all patents in determining patent eligibility under 35 U.S.C. 101. Read more

Events / Seminars / CLEs

April 11, 2018
PIPLA Hosts CLE with Commissioner of Patents Andrew Hirschfield
Panitch Schwarze partner John Simmons, who also serves as president of the Philadelphia Intellectual Property Association (PIPLA), is proud to announce that the organization’s April meeting will feature speaker Andrew Hirschfield, the Commissioner of Patents for the United States Patent and Trademark office. Read more

April 5, 2018
Panitch Schwarze Attorney Speaks at IP Law Symposium
Intellectual property lawyer participates in annual Penn Intellectual Property Group event at University of Pennsylvania Law School Read more

March 28, 2018
Panitch Schwarze Partners Participate in Annual Joint Patent Practice Seminar
Panitch Schwarze partners Dr. Weihong Hsing, John Simmons, and Dennis Butler will participate in the 34th Annual Joint Patent Practice Seminar on May 2. The JPPCLE is an annual one-day seminar that features knowledgeable speakers such as judges, government officials, and attorneys discussing the latest trends and important topics in intellectual property law. Read more

News Coverage

John Simmons Quoted in Law360 re Japanese Optical Manufacturer IP Case // March 29, 2018
Panitch Schwarze partner John Simmons was quoted in Law360 regarding a recent summary judgment hearing in federal court. The case involves the firm’s client Hamamatsu Photonics K.K., a Japanese optical manufacturer. Read more

Panitch Schwarze Administrators Co-Author Article for Law Practice Today // March 19, 2018 Read more

Delaware Business Now Quotes Panitch Schwarze IT Manager // December 5, 2017
Panitch Schwarze IT Manager Evan Kozierachi was quoted in a recent issue of Delaware Business Now about the recent expansion of Comcast Business’ fiber network in the Delaware region. Read more

Press Releases

April 20, 2018
Panitch Schwarze Attorney Reappointed to International Patent Committee
Panitch Schwarze partner Dr. Jeffrey W. Gluck has been reappointed to AIPPI’s Standing Committee on Standards and Patents. Gluck recently completed a three-year term on the committee and will now continue his service into 2021. Read more

March 6, 2018
Ming He Joins Panitch Schwarze Belisario & Nadel
Intellectual property law firm Panitch Schwarze Belisario & Nadel LLP is pleased to announce that patent agent Ming He, Ph.D., has joined the firm. He assists in the preparation, filing, and prosecution of patent applications as well as conducting searches and reviews to assist in due diligence, patentability and freedom to operate analyses.  Read more

February 5, 2018
PBJ Ranks Panitch Schwarze Among Largest Law Firms in Philadelphia
Panitch Schwarze Belisario & Nadel LLP is proud to announce that the Philadelphia Business Journal has ranked it among the largest law firms with the most attorneys in Philadelphia. Read more


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