Archives of Michael C. Adams

Reising lawyers attended the 43rd annual Intellectual Property Law Institute IP Section

Michael C. Adams, E. Colin Cicotte, Rick W. Hoffmann, and James D. Stevens attended the 43rd annual Intellectual Property Law Institute IP Section held in July by the State Bar of Michigan. The Institute attracts national experts from around the country who speak about current legal topics relevant to intellectual property law attorneys.

Reising Managed the Defense of Patent Infringement Accusation in Sweden

Matt J. Schmidt, Rick W. Hoffmann, and Michael C. Adams managed the defense of our client against an accusation of patent infringement in Sweden, and successfully invalidated the patent during trial. The products involved were digital ignition systems for small engines, and the invalidating prior art was uncovered by Reising. The court awarded attorney fees […]

Michael C. Adams, Scott Hogan and Shannon Murphy met with 11 USPTO Examiners

Michael C. Adams, Scott Hogan and Shannon Murphy met with 11 USPTO Examiners, presenting the Examiners with in-person arguments for patentability on behalf of seven different clients, and successfully advancing prosecution in all cases. Reising attorneys frequently use in-person oral arguments to enhance and strengthen their corresponding written arguments.

Michael C. Adams was recently named an IP Star for 2013 by Managing Intellectual Property

Michael C. Adams was recently named an IP Star for 2013 by Managing Intellectual Property, a nationwide publication covering IP firms and attorneys. The publication cited Mike’s industry specialties as including automobiles and parts, electronics and electrical equipment, manufacturing, mechanical products and processes, and software and computer services.