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On October 22, 2020, shareholder Andrew Avsec published the article...

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On October 27, 2020, the United States Patent and Trademark Office (“USPTO”) released a new study...

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CHICAGO—Continuing its commitment to encouraging diversity, inclusion and promotion of women and attorneys of color to leadership...

Alerts

On October 27, 2020, the United States Patent and Trademark Office (“USPTO”) released a new study...

Effective November 13, 2018, the United States Patent and Trademark Office (“USPTO”) implemented...

On October 13, 2020, the Supreme Court granted petitions for certiorari directed to the constitutionality of the statutory framework for...

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On February 26, 2020, attorneys from Brinks Gilson & Lione discussed...

On February 27, 2019, attorneys from Brinks Gilson & Lione discussed...

On February 7, 2018, Brinks Gilson & Lione attorneys discussed...

Press Releases

CHICAGO—Continuing its commitment to encouraging diversity, inclusion and promotion of women and attorneys of color to leadership...

CHICAGO—With five national and six metropolitan rankings, Brinks Gilson & Lione, one of the largest intellectual property law firms in the United States, has been recognized...

CHICAGO – Brinks Gilson & Lione, one of the nation's largest intellectual property law firms, is proud to announce that chief marketing officer Sivan Galinsky has been named to the Crain's Chicago list of 2020 Notable Executives in Marketing. The list recognizes accomplished...

Publications

On October 22, 2020, shareholder Andrew Avsec published the article...

On October 20, 2020 Brinks president and shareholder Gus Siller's  article...

Shareholder Virginia Marino and Associate Emily Kappers wrote...

Blog Posts
In Silver Peak Systems, Inc. v. Matal, No. 2015-2017 (Fed. Cir. Oct. 24, 2017), the Federal Circuit vacated the judgment of the Patent Trial and Appeal Board (PTAB) and remanded the case for further proceedings consistent with court’s en ...
The Patent Trial and Appeal Board (PTAB) issued a first decision extending one year pendency of an inter partes review for good cause.  Minerva Surgical, Inc. v. Hologic, Inc., IPR2016-00868, Paper No. 57 (P.T.A.B. October 5, 2017).  See ...
In a recent IP alert, Michael Spink and Mark Jenkins, discuss a recent Federal Circuit decision. Please click here to read more.. Contact Us Additional information about post-grant proceedings can be found on our Post-Grant ...
Books

The Fourteenth Edition of Patents and the Federal Circuit is now available...

Jeffery A. Handelman wrote the Guide to TTAB Practice for Aspen Publishers in 2007. ...

Three Brinks attorneys authored chapters in the 2013 edition of the Intellectual Property ...

Events
February 26, 2020

On February 26, at 12:00pm CT, join attorneys from Brinks Gilson & Lione as they discuss...

October 31, 2019

On October 24, 2019, Crain’s Chicago Business hosted its second annual Most Innovative Companies Breakfast at The Chicago Club.  Sponsored by Brinks Gilson & Lione, one of the largest intellectual property law firms in the United States, the event honored the city’s top innovators—including 44 Chicago companies...

October 23, 2019

On October 23, at 12:00pm CT,  join Brinks Gilson & Lione Shareholder Brad Lane and  ELIJAH CEO Andrew Reisman discuss...

February 27, 2019

On February 27, at 12:00pm CT, join attorneys from Brinks Gilson & Lione as they discuss the upcoming issues...

November 30, 2018

On November 1, 2018, some of Chicago’s most innovative companies met at The Chicago Club for the first annual Crain’s Most Innovative Companies Breakfast. The event honored the city’s 10 most innovative companies and the 10 companies that received the most patents in the previous year...

November 7, 2018

On Wednesday, November 7, attorneys from the Brinks Ann Arbor office will host a Lunch & Learn discussing What's next with Industry 4.0? Our guest speaker will be...

In the Media

On November 5, 2020, shareholder Virginia Wolk Marino was quoted in the article, “Quality Control Critical in Trademark Deals, Appeals Ruling Shows...

On October 21, 2020, Shareholder William Frankel  was quoted in the article...

On October 9, 2020, Shareholder William Frankel  was quoted in the article, “Supreme Court puzzles over the nature of software in landmark Google v. Oracle case."