Press Releases

  • Chambers USA Ranks Panitch Schwarze Among Top IP Attorneys for 2017 // May 26, 2017
    Philadelphia and Wilmington IP lawyers ranked among top intellectual property practitioners in U.S. Read more

  • John D. Simmons to Lead Philadelphia IP Law Association // May 18, 2017
    Panitch Schwarze Belisario & Nadel is proud to announce that partner John D. Simmons has been elected to serve as president of the Philadelphia Intellectual Property Law Association (PIPLA). Read more

  • 6 Panitch Schwarze Attorneys Named Among 2017 PA Super Lawyers and Rising Stars // May 12, 2017
    The Philadelphia intellectual property law firm Panitch Schwarze Belisario & Nadel LLP is pleased to announce that six of its IP attorneys have been named 2017 Pennsylvania Super Lawyers and Rising Stars. Read more

  • Panitch Schwarze Partner Speaks at Joint Patent Practice CLE // May 1, 2017
    Alan S. Nadel presents on international patent law at JPPCLE in New York Read more

  • Panitch Schwarze Attorneys Named 2017 'IP Stars' // April 10, 2017
    Pennsylvania intellectual property lawyers named among top IP attorneys by Managing Intellectual Property Read more

  • Panitch Schwarze Belisario & Nadel Welcomes IP Attorney // January 10, 2017
    Panitch Schwarze Belisario & Nadel is pleased to announce that IP attorney Jibo Wu has joined the firm, bringing experience in electrical engineering and computer-science related industries and a fluency in Mandarin. Read more

  • Panitch Schwarze Belisario & Nadel Partner Re-Elected to Board of World Trade Center of Greater Philadelphia // January 4, 2017
    Panitch Schwarze Belisario & Nadel is proud to announce that partner Martin G. Belisario will continue to serve on the board of directors of the World Trade Center of Greater Philadelphia and will continue to serve as the organization’s secretary. Read more

  • Panitch Schwarze Life Sciences Practice Leader Speaks at International Pharma IP Summit // December 15, 2016
    Panitch Schwarze Belisario & Nadel intellectual property attorney Weihong Hsing, Ph.D., recently participated in the China Pharma Intellectual Property Summit 2016. Read more

  • Panitch Schwarze to Remain as Litigation Counsel for Patent Owner
    Dennis J. Butler continues to represent children’s furniture company in patent infringement case in federal court in District of Delaware Read more

  • Panitch Schwarze Attorney Named to Board of Directors of Eastern Montgomery County Chamber of Commerce // November 11, 2016
    Philadelphia intellectual property law firm Panitch Schwarze Belisario & Nadel is pleased to announce that attorney Stephen E. Murray has been named to the Board of Directors of the Eastern Montgomery County Chamber of Commerce. He is also a member of the EMCCC Technology Committee. Read more

  • Panitch Schwarze Partner Named to 'Who's Who Legal' // November 2, 2016
    Panitch Schwarze Belisario & Nadel is proud to announce that partner Ronald L. Panitch has been named to the 2016 list of Who’s Who Legal: Trademarks. Read more

  • Panitch Schwarze Named a 2017 'Best Law Firm' by U.S. News - Best Lawyers // November 1, 2016
    The intellectual property law firm Panitch Schwarze Belisario & Nadel LLP is pleased to announce that it again has been named a "Best Law Firm" by U.S. News – Best Lawyers® for 2017, achieving national rankings in the practice areas of intellectual property litigation, trademark law, patent litigation and patent law. Read more

  • Panitch Schwarze Attorneys to Help Govern Philadelphia IP Law Association // October 11, 2016
    The Philadelphia intellectual property law firm Panitch Schwarze Belisario & Nadel is proud to announce that two of its attorneys have been elected to leadership roles in the Philadelphia Intellectual Property Law Association (PIPLA) for the 2016 – 2017 program year. John D. Simmons will serve as President-Elect and Keith A. Jones will serve on the Board of Governors. Read more

  • Andrew P. Baraniak Joins Panitch Schwarze Belisario & Nadel // September 30, 2016
    Experienced patent agent joins life sciences practice at Philadelphia IP firm assisting in the preparation, filing, and prosecution of patent applications as well as conducting searches and reviews to assist in the due diligence, patentability and freedom to operate analyses, specializing in the biotechnology arena. Read more

  • Panitch Schwarze Founding Partner Honored by Philadelphia Bar Association // September 16, 2016
    Ronald L. Panitch recognized for 50 years of service to the Philadelphia bar Read more

  • 6 Panitch Schwarze Attorneys Named Among 2017 'Best Lawyers in America' // August 15, 2016
    The intellectual property law firm of Panitch Schwarze Belisario & Nadel LLP is pleased to announce that six of its attorneys have been named to the 2017 edition of The Best Lawyers in America®. Read more

  • Panitch Schwarze Hires Experienced IP Attorney in Philadelphia // June 6, 2016
    IP law firm with offices in Philadelphia and Wilmington, Delaware grows with the addition of one intellectual property lawyer. Read more

  • Chambers USA Ranks Panitch Schwarze Attorneys Among Top IP Attorneys for 2016 // May 31, 2016
    Pennsylvania IP lawyers ranked among top intellectual property practitioners in United States. Read more

  • Thomson Reuters Names 9 Panitch Schwarze Attorneys Among 2016 PA Super Lawyers and Rising Stars // May 13, 2016
    Philadelphia and Wilmington IP lawyers listed among Pennsylvania’s and Delaware’s elite attorneys. Read more

  • Dr. Carly A. Shanahan to Discuss Patent Agent Privilege at JPPCLE // April 18, 2016
    Philadelphia IP firm patent agent to appear on panel at Joint Patent Practice seminar. Read more

  • Biotechnology Research Advisor Joins Panitch Schwarze Belisario & Nadel // February 22, 2016
    Philadelphia intellectual property firm hires new scientific advisor to support patent practice. Read more

  • Dennis J. Butler Named Partner at Panitch Schwarze Belisario & Nadel // January 19, 2016
    Dennis J. Butler brings deep experience with patent prosecution and litigation, including the increasingly important area of post-grant review. Read more

  • Panitch Schwarze Belisario & Nadel Named a 2016 'Best Law Firm' by U.S. News - Best Lawyers // November 2, 2015
    Pennsylvania and Delaware intellectual property law firm recognized by peers and clients for excellence in IP law. Read more

  • 6 Panitch Schwarze Attorneys Named to 2016 'Best Lawyers in America' // August 17, 2015
    Pennsylvania and Delaware intellectual property attorneys of Panitch Schwarze have been recognized by peers for excellence in IP law. Read more

  • Panitch Schwarze Attorneys Recognized as 'Leaders in their Field' in Chambers USA 2015 // June 16, 2015
    Panitch Schwarze Belisario & Nadel LLP is pleased to announce that Ronald L. Panitch, William W. Schwarze, Martin G. Belisario, Alan S. Nadel, and Clark A. Jablon have been ranked as “Leaders in their Field” in the 2015 Chambers & Partners USA Directory in the field of Intellectual Property law. Read more

  • 9 Panitch Schwarze Attorneys Named Pennsylvania 'Super Lawyers' and 'Rising Stars' for 2015 // May 15, 2015
    Panitch Schwarze Belisario and Nadel LLP is pleased to announce that Ronald L. Panitch, William W. Schwarze, Martin G. Belisario, and Alan S. Nadel have been named to the Pennsylvania Super Lawyers list as five of the top attorneys in Pennsylvania for 2015. Read more

  • Panitch Schwarze Named a Top IP Law Firm by Forbes // May 4, 2015
    Panitch Schwarze Belisario & Nadel LLP, an intellectual property law firm, is pleased and honored to announce that Forbes magazine has recognized it as a top IP law firm in the Forbes Legal Black Book created by Forbes Business Division. Read more

  • Panitch Schwarze Attorneys Named 2015 'IP Stars' // April 15, 2015
    Panitch Schwarze Belisario & Nadel LLP, an intellectual property law firm, is pleased to announce that attorneys Ronald L. Panitch, William W. Schwarze, and Alan S. Nadel have been named 2015 IP Stars by Managing Intellectual Property, a leading source of news and analysis on intellectual property issues worldwide.  Read more

  • PTAB Rules in favor of BBiTV against Hawaiian Telcom // April 1, 2015
    Panitch Schwarze Belisario & Nadel LLP is pleased to announce that today the United States Patent and Trademark Office’s Patent Trial and Appeal Board (PTAB) ruled in favor of its client Broadband iTV, Inc. (“BBiTV”).  Read more

  • Panitch Schwarze Welcomes New IP Associate Bridget Labutta // February 20, 2015
    Panitch Schwarze Belisario & Nadel LLP is pleased to announce the arrival of the firm’s newest associate attorney, Bridget H. Labutta. Read more

  • Panitch Schwarze Expands Pharmaceutical and Biotechnology IP Practice // February 11, 2015
    Panitch Schwarze Belisario and Nadel LLP continues to build on the strength of its Pharmaceutical and Biotechnology practices with the addition of Scientific Advisor, Dr. Sara E. Sims. Read more

  • Panitch Schwarze Successful in Defeating Inter Partes Review Attempt by Unified Patents Inc. // January 8, 2015
    Panitch Schwarze Belisario & Nadel LLP is pleased to announce that on behalf of its client, Broad Band iTV (BBiTV), it has been successful in defeating an attempt by Unified Patents, Inc. to initiate an Inter Partes Review before the Patent Trial and Appeal Board against BBiTV’s patent.  Read more

  • Panitch Schwarze Ranked Among 2015 'Best Law Firms' // November 3, 2014
    U.S. News has named Panitch Schwarze Belisario & Nadel LLP as a 2015 Best Lawyers® "Best Law Firm." and was specifically mentioned nationally and in the Philadelphia metropolitan area for Intellectual Property. Read more

  • Panitch Schwarze Announces New Location in Delaware // August 25, 2014
    Panitch Schwarze Belisario & Nadel LLP is pleased to announce its expansion of its Intellectual Property practice with the opening of a new Wilmington office at the Wells Fargo Tower, 2200 Concord Pike, Suite 201, Wilmington, DE 19803.  Read more

  • 5 Panitch Schwarze Intellectual Property Attorneys Named in 'Best Lawyers in America' 2015 // August 19, 2014
    Intellectual Property attorneys from Panitch Schwarze Belisario & Nadel LLP were included in the oldest and most respected peer-review publication in the legal profession. Best Lawyers recognized each of these attorneys for their Intellectual Property practice. Read more

  • Panitch Schwarze Welcomes New IP Partner Jeffrey Gluck // July 10, 2014
    Panitch Schwarze Belisario & Nadel LLP is pleased to announce the arrival of the firm’s newest Partner, Dr. Jeffrey W. Gluck.  Read more

  • Panitch Schwarze Intellectual Property Attorneys Recognized as 'Leaders in their Field' in Chambers USA 2014 // July 10, 2014
    Panitch Schwarze Belisario & Nadel LLP is pleased to announce that Ronald L. Panitch, William W. Schwarze, Martin G. Belisario, Alan S. Nadel, and Clark A. Jablon have been ranked as “Leaders in their Field” in the 2014 Chambers & Partners USA Directory for the field of Intellectual Property. Read more

  • 8 Panitch Schwarze Intellectual Property Attorneys Named Pennsylvania 'Super Lawyers' and 'Rising Stars' for 2014 // May 23, 2014
    Panitch Schwarze Belisario and Nadel LLP is pleased to announce that Ronald L. Panitch, William W. Schwarze, Martin G. Belisario, and Alan S. Nadel have been selected to the Pennsylvania "Super Lawyers" list as four of the top attorneys in Pennsylvania for 2013. Read more

  • Panitch Schwarze Welcomes IP Attorney Gary Cohen // January 27, 2014
    Attorney Gary Cohen recently joined Panitch Schwarze Belisario & Nadel LLP.  Mr. Cohen is a registered Patent Attorney with over thirty years of prior experience in various mechanical and electrical art fields, including medical and dental devices, storage batteries, and measurement systems, including computer applications. Read more

  • Panitch Schwarze Ranked Among 2014 'Best Law Firms' // November 1, 2013
    U.S. News has named Panitch Schwarze Belisario & Nadel LLP as a 2014 Best Lawyers® "Best Law Firm." and was specifically mentioned nationally and in the Philadelphia metropolitan area for Intellectual Property. Read more

  • 5 Panitch Schwarze Intellectual Property Attorneys Named Among 'Best Lawyers in America' for 2014 // August 15, 2013
    Intellectual Property attorneys from Panitch Schwarze Belisario & Nadel LLP were included in the oldest and most respected peer-review publication in the legal profession. Best Lawyers recognized each of these attorneys for their Intellectual Property practice. In addition, Ronald L. Panitch was named the 'Best Lawyers' 2014 Philadelphia Litigation - Patent "Lawyer of the Year." Read more

  • 9 Panitch Schwarze Intellectual Property Attorneys Named Pennsylvania 'Super Lawyers' and 'Rising Stars' for 2013 // May 17, 2013
    Pennsylvania "Super Lawyers" 2013 lists four attorneys from Panitch Schwarze Belisario and Nadel LLP as top lawyers in the state along with five attorneys as Pennsylvania "Rising Stars." Read more

  • Panitch Schwarze Promotes Weihong Hsing to Partner // January 1, 2013
    Panitch Schwarze Belisario and Nadel LLP is pleased to announce that patent attorney, Dr. Weihong Hsing, has been named partner of the firm. Dr. Hsing specializes in patent related issues in the biotechnology and pharmaceutical arts. Read more

  • Firm Adds New Pharmaceutical and Biotechnology Specialist to Expert Team // October 2, 2012
    Panitch Schwarze Belisario and Nadel continues to build on the strength of its Pharmaceutical and Biotechnology practices with the addition of Carly A. Shanahan, Ph.D. Dr. Shanahan received her B.S. summa cum laude in chemistry from the University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill and her Ph.D. in chemistry, with a focus in organic chemistry and chemical biology, from Yale University. She was awarded the David L. Stern Scholarship in Chemistry for outstanding academic performance by UNC-Chapel Hill and was also the recipient of the Distinguished Chemistry Fellowship, awarded by Yale University. Read more

  • Panitch Schwarze Belisario and Nadel Intellectual Property Lawyers Named 'Best Lawyers in America' // September 17, 2012
    Four Panitch Schwarze Belisario and Nadel LLP attorneys were chosen by their peers for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America® 2013. A listing in this publication is widely regarded by both clients and legal professionals as a singular honor. Read more

  • Panitch Schwarze Earns High Rankings in 2012 Chambers USA Guide // July 11, 2012
    The boutique IP law firm of Panitch Schwarze Belisario & Nadel LLP earned five lawyer rankings for intellectual property lawyers in Pennsylvania in this year’s Chambers USA: America’s Leading Lawyers for Business. The five lawyers recognized by Chambers include Founding Partners Ronald Panitch, William Schwarze, Martin Belisario, Alan Nadel and Clark Jablon. Read more

  • Martin Belisario Re-Elected to the Board of Governors of the Justinian Society // July 5, 2012
    Intellectual Property attorney Martin Belisario of Panitch Schwarze Belisario & Nadel LLP has been re-elected to another three-year term as a Board of Governors for the Justinian Society, a legal association comprised of attorneys, judges and law students of Italian ancestry. Read more

  • Dennis Butler Elected to Executive Committee of Brehon Law Society // June 29, 2012
    Dennis Butler, Attorney at Panitch Schwarze Belisario and Nadel LLP, was elected to the Executive Committee of the Brehon Law Society, a legal organization comprised of attorneys, judges and law students of Irish descent. Read more

  • Panitch Schwarze IP Attorney to Serve as Panelist at the SAPA Annual Conference // June 21, 2012
    Dr. Weihong Hsing, Attorney at Panitch Schwarze Belisario and Nadel LLP, will serve as a panelist for “Outsourcing to China and Entering the U.S. Market,” at the Sino-American Pharmaceutical Professionals Association’s 10th Annual Conference on June 22, 2012, in Philadelphia. Read more

  • Panitch Schwarze Co-Sponsors Fox 29 TV's Jennaphr Frederick in the Bicycle Magazine Open // June 7, 2012
    Panitch Schwarze co-sponsors Fox 29's "Good Day" television personality Jennaphr Frederick as she participated in the inaugural Amateur Bicycling Open on Sunday, June 3. The race consisted of a 14.5-miles circuit that started at the Benjamin Franklin Parkway and included a climb up the steep, 800-metre hill known as "The Wall" in Manayunk. Read more

  • Panitch Schwarze Attorney Weihong Hsing Speaks on IP Protection When Outsourcing // May 8, 2012
    Dr. Weihong Hsing, Attorney at Panitch Schwarze Belisario and Nadel LLP, will be a featured speaker at the upcoming ICSE Conference in Philadelphia, Pa on May 22-23. ICSE is a dedicated outsourcing conference and exposition for the pharma industry, connecting the pharma community with outsourcing solution providers and industry experts sharing their firsthand insights. Read more

  • Ronald Panitch Recognized in the 2012 International Who's Who of Trademark Attorneys // April 30, 2012
    For the second year in a row, Ronald L. Panitch has been recognized as being among the world’s leading Trademark lawyers in the 2012 edition of The International Who’s Who of Trademark Lawyers, part of the 2012 compendium volume of The International Who’s Who of Business Lawyers. Read more

  • Panitch Schwarze IP Attorney Alan Nadel Speaks on the Ethics of Patenting the Human Genome // April 12, 2012
    Panitch Schwarze partner, Alan Nadel, will be discussing "The Human Blueprint Up For Sale? The Ethics of Patenting the Human Genome and other Materials of Nature under US Law and Jewish Ethics" on April 24 at the firm in Philadelphia, Pa. Read more

  • Panitch Schwarze IP Attorney Dennis Butler to Speak at Capstone Engineering Conference // April 3, 2012
    Dennis Butler, Attorney at Panitch Schwarze Belisario and Nadel LLP, will be the featured speaker at the upcoming Engineering Capstone Design Conference held at the Pennsylvania State University on April 21, 2012. The conference will take place at the University's Harrisburg campus. Read more

  • 7 IP Attorneys with Panitch Schwarze Named Pennsylvania 'Super Lawyers' and 'Rising Stars' for 2012 // March 23, 2012
    Panitch Schwarze Belisario and Nadel LLP is pleased to announce that Ronald L. Panitch, William W. Schwarze, Martin G. Belisario and Alan S. Nadel have been selected to the Pennsylvania Super Lawyers list 4 of the top attorneys in Pennsylvania for 2012. No more than 5 percent of the lawyers in the state are selected by Super Lawyers. Read more

  • Panitch Schwarze Attorney Weihong Hsing Speaks on IP Protection in China // March 20, 2012
    Dr. Weihong Hsing, Attorney at Panitch Schwarze Belisario and Nadel LLP, was a speaker at 21st Annual Partnerships in Clinical Trials on March 5 at the Orlando World Center in Orlando, Florida. Dr Hsing's presentation, "Protect Your Intellectual Property: Tools for Patent Protection When Conducting Trials in China," covered topics on the shifting trend in China from a country which primarily copied other people's products to one which plays an active role in creating new products Read more

  • Panitch Schwarze Hosts Leahy-Smith America Invents Act Live Seminar & Webinar // December 16, 2011
    Panitch Schwarze attorneys Alan Nadel, Clark Jablon, John Simmons, and Dennis Butler hosted a live seminar and webcast entitled “Leahy-Smith America Invents Act” on November 30, 2011. The presentation discussed major changes found in the sweeping new law including the introduction of the first-tofile system, the post grant review proceedings, and the impact this will have on patent litigation. Read more

  • 4 Panitch Schwarze Intellectual Property Attorneys Named 'Best Lawyers in America' for 2012 // November 18, 2011
    Four attorneys were recently selected by their peers for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America 2012-2013. In addition, the firm was ranked in the Best Law Firms rankings, published in November’s U.S. News and World Report’s Money issue. Read more

  • Panitch Schwarze Belisario & Nadel IP Partner Speaks at the World Trade Center's Entrepreneurship Seminar // October 7, 2011
    Philadelphia Intellectual Property attorney Martin Belisario of Panitch Schwarze Belisario & Nadel LLPwill be a featured speaker at The World Trade Center's "From Entrepreneur to Exporter" seminar to be presented at the University Science Center on October 18, 2011. Belisario will give tips on protecting and enforcing intellectual property rights in foreign markets. Read more

  • IP Partner at Panitch Schwarze Belisario & Nadel Speaks at Law Review CLE // April 25, 2011
    Alan S. Nadel, a Partner at Panitch Schwarze Belisario & Nadel LLP was a speaker at the LawReviewCle’s “Introduction to Copyright, Trademark & other Intellectual Property Law CLE” on March 31, 2011, at the Radisson Plaza Warwick Hotel in Philadelphia. Read more

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