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Ann Arbor, Mich. - At a time when privacy and personal data are making daily news, Michael N. Spink, a shareholder in the Ann Arbor office of Brinks Gilson & Lione...

in the media
On Friday, April 13, 2018, the Tampa Bay Business Journal quoted Brinks attorney, Alex Fernandez, in the article entitled, “These are the intellectual property minefields Tampa Bay entrepreneurs need to know about.”
alerts

 In an opinion dated March 28, 2018 (GlaxoSmithKline v. Teva, No. 14-878-LPS-CJB (D. Del.)), Judge Stark of the District of Delaware granted Teva’s motion for judgment as a matter of law (“JMOL”) holding that GSK failed to present sufficient evidence...

Alerts

 In an opinion dated March 28, 2018 (GlaxoSmithKline v. Teva, No. 14-878-LPS-CJB (D. Del.)), Judge Stark of the District of Delaware granted Teva’s motion for judgment as a matter of law (“JMOL”) holding that GSK failed to present sufficient evidence...

As you have read, President Trump decided to take action against China in response to findings by the U.S. Trade Representative (USTR) under Section 301 of the Trade Act of 1974 (19 U.S.C. § 2411)...

On March 27, 2018, the Federal Circuit reversed the district court’s finding of fair use in the long-running copyright dispute between Oracle and Google...

Multimedia

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

Brinks' President, Gus Siller provides a brief overview of the firm's 100-year history as strategic partners and colleagues to our clients.

On Thursday, November 9, 2017, at 12:00pm CT, David Bernard, Joshua James, and Andrew McElligott, attorneys with Brinks' Post-Grant Patent and Medical Device practice groups, presented the webinar, "Selected Issues Impacting Biopharma...

Press Releases

Ann Arbor, Mich. - At a time when privacy and personal data are making daily news, Michael N. Spink, a shareholder in the Ann Arbor office of Brinks Gilson & Lione...

SALT LAKE CITY - Brinks Gilson & Lione, one of the largest intellectual property law firms in the U.S., is pleased to announce that Kenton (Kent) W. Walker has joined the firm’s Biopharma practice group in Salt Lake City...

CHICAGO - Brinks Gilson & Lione has been ranked among the nation’s best law firms for patent quality by financial services firm Ocean Tomo based on data from the U.S. Patent and Trademark office (USPTO)...

Publications
Ryan Marshall's article, 'Patent Law 126: Patent Damages,' was published in the first quarter 2018 edition of The Cosmetic Summit Newsletter, Intermountain West Society of Cometic Chemists. Click here to read the article.
Ann Arbor Shareholder, Steven Oberholtzer, was profiled by the June 2017 Michigan Edition of Leading Lawyers Magazine.  Please click here to read more.

On June 28, 2017, Daniel Parrish's article, "PTAB Adjusts Deadline For Final Decisions In Rare Cases" was published in Law360.

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

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 ...

Trademark attorneys and shareholders David Fleming and John Gabrielides ...

Events
February 07, 2018

On February 7 at 12:00pm CT, Join Brinks Gilson & Lione attorneys as they discuss the issues...

December 07, 2017
On December 7, 2017, James Oehler will moderate a mini-boot camp at the inaugural Chicago Regional IPR Seminar hosted by the PTAB Bar Association and Intellectual Property Law Association of Chicago.  The event will feature a USPTO/PTAB ...
November 09, 2017

On Thursday, November 9, 2017, at 12:00pm CT, David Bernard, Joshua James, and Andrew McElligott, attorneys with Brinks' Post-Grant Patent and Medical Device practice groups, will present the webinar, "Selected Issues Impacting Biopharma and Medical Device Patent Post-Grant Review Proceedings." Jason Schigelone...

October 12, 2017
On October 12 & 13, 2017, PLI’s Patent Litigation 2017:  Advanced Techniques & Best Practices will be hosted across the street from the Brinks Chicago office at the University of Chicago:  Gleacher Center. On the ...
August 24, 2017
Brinks is sponsoring the ACC Chicago Annual IP Law Dinner Program at Morton’s The Steakhouse where attorneys David Fleming and Virginia Marino will be presenting along with Judge Matthew F. Kennelly of the US District Court of ...
July 26, 2017

On Wednesday, July 26, 2017, at 12:00pm CT, Danielle Phillip, Allyn Elliott, and Peter Lee, attorneys with Brinks' Post-Grant Patent practice group, will present the webinar, "Keeping Up With the PTAB: How to...

In the Media
On Friday, April 13, 2018, the Tampa Bay Business Journal quoted Brinks attorney, Alex Fernandez, in the article entitled, “These are the intellectual property minefields Tampa Bay entrepreneurs need to know about.”
On February 6, 2018, Ann Arbor Counsel, Keith Weiss, was profiled in Automation Alley's #MembershipMinute.  To view, please click here.
On February 2, 2018, attorney Li Gao was profiled by Macomb County Legal News.  Please click here to read article.