Pharmaceuticals / Biotechnology / Chemicals

Panitch Schwarze Belisario & Nadel LLP serves the pharmaceutical, biotechnology and chemical industries, helping companies/clients safeguard and enforce their intellectual property, while avoiding infringement of valid intellectual property rights of others. We take the time to get to know our clients and their businesses to determine what needs to be protected by patents, trademarks and trade secrets.  We also conduct freedom to operate and due diligence search and analysis to assist our clients in making their decisions on mergers and acquisitions, collaborations, research and development on new products, etc.  
        
Our intellectual property attorneys handle a wide variety of biotech, chemical and pharmaceutical industry intellectual property matters and technology including:

  • Small molecule therapeutics
  • Biopharmaceuticals
  • Gene therapies
  • Formulations
  • Methods of treatment
  • Diagnostic tools and methods
  • Biomarkers
  • Preparation and use of natural products
  • Transgenic animals and plants
  • Stem cells
  • Tissue graphs
  • Vaccines
     

To learn more about how Panitch Schwarze Belisario & Nadel LLP intellectual property lawyers can help you, contact us

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Panitch Schwarze Life Sciences Practice Leader Speaks at Biotechnology Conference in Shanghai // July 14, 2017
Dr. Weihong Hsing discussed IP protection for CAR-T cancer therapy 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

Chinese-American Pharmaceutical Entrepreneurs Forum // June 19, 2015
Panitch Schwarze Belisario & Nadel LLP Partner, Weihong Hsing, will be speaking at the Chinese-American Pharmaceutical Entrepreneurs Forum at Villanova University. 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

Understanding the Design Patent Hague Agreement // June 9, 2015
Martin G. Belisario will be giving a presentation on Understanding the Design Patent Hague Agreement. Lunch will be served. CLE will be applied for but is not guaranteed. 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

31st Annual Joint Patent Practice Seminar // May 12, 2015
Panitch Schwarze Belisario & Nadel LLP Partner, Clark A. Jablon, will be speaking at the 31st Annual Joint Patent Practice Seminar in New York City.  Read more

What types of Software Inventions are Statutory Under 35 USC 101 Post-Alice v. CLS Bank? // May 12, 2015
Clark A. Jablon was a Panelist Presenter at the 31st Annual Joint Patent Practice Seminar. 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

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 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

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

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 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

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 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

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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