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PTAB Grants Rehearing of Patent in Delaware Litigation // February 4, 2016
In a rare move, the U.S. Patent Trial and Appeal Board recently granted rehearing of its denial to institute inter partes review of Greatbatch Ltd.’s U.S. Patent No. 7,327,553.  Read more

Top Patent Trends for 2016 // January 6, 2016
The protection of intellectual property rights through the use of patents remains critically important in today’s global economy. Court decisions in 2015 affected important elements of patent law and laid the foundation for continuing evolution of the law in 2016. Read more

What is the Status of Patents for Software Inventions, Post-Alice? // October 7, 2015
It has been more than a year since the U.S. Supreme Court issued its decision in Alice v. CLS Bank which ruled that the two-step Mayo analysis should be applied to all patents in determining patent eligibility under 35 U.S.C. 101. Read more

Events / Seminars / CLEs

October 18, 2017
Computer-related/software inventions under 35 USC § 101 post-Alice v. CLS Bank
Mr. Gluck will discuss and provide useful tips regarding an Overview Of Reissue Practice. Read more

September 27, 2017
Computer-related/software inventions under 35 USC § 101 post-Alice v. CLS Bank
Mr. Jablon will discuss and provide useful tips regarding Computer-related/software inventions under 35 USC § 101 post-Alice v. CLS Bank Read more

September 11, 2017
IP Attorney Bridget H. Labutta to Participate in Villanova Law School Panel Discussion
Intellectual property attorney, Bridget H. Labutta, will participate in a panel discussion at Villanova University’s Charles Widger School of Law as a part of the school’s professional development program.  Read more

News Coverage

Panitch Schwarze Executive Director Shares Insights on Cyber Liability in Law Practice Today // May 30, 2017
Gail Ruopp, Executive Director of Panitch Schwarze and an experienced law firm administrator, recently wrote an article for Law Practice Today about simple ways that a law firm can protect its clients’ private information. Read more

Inventor Lonnie Johnson, Panitch Schwarze Client, Featured on CBS News // May 30, 2017
Lonnie Johnson, inventor of the patented Super Soaker® water gun, recently was interviewed for CBS News by Mo Rocca. Johnson is a client of Panitch Schwarze’s. Read more

The Legal Intelligencer's 'Top Verdicts of 2016' Includes Win by Panitch Schwarze Partner // May 23, 2017
Partner John D. Simmons' work with Dominion Resources was included in The Legal Intelligencer’s “Top Pennsylvania Verdicts of 2016.” Read more

Press Releases

November 7, 2017
IP Attorney John D. Simmons Assumes Presidency of PIPLA
Panitch Schwarze Belisario & Nadel LLP is proud to announce that John D. Simmons will lead the Philadelphia Intellectual Property Law Association (PIPLA) for the 2017 – 2018 program year, while attorney Keith A. Jones will continue to serve on the organization’s board. Read more

November 6, 2017
Panitch Schwarze Belisario & Nadel Welcomes Patent Practice Coordinator
The Philadelphia intellectual property law firm of Panitch Schwarze Belisario & Nadel, LLP is pleased to announce that Clare F. Tokarski has joined the firm to serve as its patent practice coordinator. Read more

November 1, 2017
Panitch Schwarze Again Named 'Best Law Firm' by U.S. News - Best Lawyers For 2018
Pennsylvania and Delaware intellectual property law firm ranked nationally and in Philadelphia metro area for excellence in patent and trademark law and IP litigation Read more


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