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Philadelphia, PA | February 2017 – The Knowledge Group will host a live webcast entitled “Induced Infringement of Method Claims in Light of Suprema v. ITC” on March 2, 2017 from 12:00 to 1:00 p.m. In this webcast, a panel of thought leaders and professionals will provide an in-depth analysis of the fundamentals as well [...]


Philadelphia, PA | January 2017 – RatnerPrestia is pleased to announce that Ling Zhong, Ph.D. has become a Shareholder of the firm. Ling joined the firm as an Associate in 2010 and has most recently held the position of Counsel. She has practiced all aspects of intellectual property law since 2000, with particular expertise in [...]


  Washington, D.C. | November 2016 – Sunjeev Sikand was selected to speak on Patent Subject Matter Eligibility Roundtable 1 at the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) on November 14, 2016.  Mr. Sikand made three recommendations to improve the USPTO’s existing subject matter eligibility guidance and training examples.  Recent decisions from the Supreme [...]


  Philadelphia, PA | November 2016 – RatnerPrestia Shareholder Brian P. O’Shaughnessy will appear as a panelist in a Capitol Hill briefing addressing the importance to the U.S. economy of the Bayh-Dole Act. Mr. O’Shaughnessy also serves as President and Chair of the Board of the Licensing Executives Society (USA and Canada), Inc. The Policy [...]


  Philadelphia, PA | November 2016 – RatnerPrestia is pleased to announce the accomplishments of two Shareholders making headlines in the American Intellectual Property Law Association (AIPLA) and Licensing Executives Society (LES) circuits.


  Philadelphia, PA | October 2016 – RatnerPrestia Shareholder Brian P. O’Shaughnessy has been elected President and Chairman of the Board of the Licensing Executives Society (USA & Canada), Inc. (LES).  The election was held at the Society’s Business Meeting of the LES Annual Meeting, Vancouver, B.C., October 24, 2016.  His one-year term commences at the [...]


  Philadelphia, PA | September 2016 – Jonathan H. Spadt, RatnerPrestia President and CEO, will be speaking at The Federal Circuit Bar Association’s Global Series Meeting in Paris on October 14, 2016. Mr. Spadt is a member of the Global Series Committee and will be presenting with a group of high level speakers during the [...]


  Philadelphia, PA | August 2016 – We are pleased to announce that we have moved our Pennsylvania office to 2200 Renaissance Boulevard, Suite 350, King of Prussia, PA 19406.   It has been a busy year for RatnerPrestia on the real estate front.  This new PA location is one of the three moves by RP [...]


Greater Philadelphia, PA | May 2016 – RatnerPrestia will host an in-house CLE course at the offices of Arris located at 101 Tournament Dr., Horsham, PA on June 2, 2016 at 10:00 a.m.  Shareholder Kenneth N. Nigon and Associate Andrew J. Koopman will present “Patent Procurement and Strategy in the Era of Alice and Mayo”.


  Washington, D.C. | May 8, 2016 – Sunjeev Sikand was quoted in the May 5, 2016 edition of IP Law360 regarding the impact of the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office’s May 2016 memo to examiners, following up on guidance it issued in July 2015 on applying Alice in Patent Act Section 101 rejections.  

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