Fish has been named a 2018 “Practice Group of the Year” in Intellectual Property by Law360, marking the sixth year that the publication has honored Fish as the best of the best in IP practice.
Fish Post-Grant Attorneys Tasha Francis and Daniel Gopenko Named “Rising Stars” by Managing Intellectual Property
Traditionally, MIP‘s existing IP Stars guide featured only senior IP practitioners. However, based on feedback, the publication will now begin featuring attorneys who typically have fewer than 10 years of post-qualification experience, but who contribute a great deal to the success of their firms and clients.
Post-Grant Practice Co-Chair Karl Renner Quoted in Law360 Article “What To Expect After Year Of Change At The PTAB”
2018 was a tumultuous year for post-grant practice. In a recent article highlighting some of the biggest developments over the previous year, Fish Principal and Post-Grant Practice Co-Chair Karl Renner was asked for his perspective on the PTAB’s proposed revisions to the claims amendment process.
Fish Named Most Active Firm at the PTAB for First Nine Months of 2018 by Managing Intellectual Property
Fish & Richardson filed a total of 96 petitions on behalf of petitioners and 43 on behalf of patent owners over the first nine months of 2018.
Supreme Court Grants Return Mail’s Petition for Certiorari in Return Mail, Inc. v. United States Postal Serv.
The Supreme Court has granted, in part, Return Mail’s Petition for Writ of Certiorari requesting review of the Federal Circuit’s affirmance of the Patent Trial and Appeal Board (PTAB) decision finding the challenged claims of U.S. Patent No. 6,826,548 (“’548 patent”) patent ineligible under 35 U.S.C. § 101.