Michael C. Adams has been named an IP Star by Managing Intellectual Property, a global publication with offices in Hong Kong, London, and New York. Michael’s selection was based on his patent and trademark work.
James D. Stevens and Michael C. Adams were briefed by Judge Motoyuki Nakashima on the outline of IP litigation in Japan and the results of the Judicial Symposium on Intellectual Property/Tokyo 2017 held from October 30 to November 1st. 2017, and exchanged opinions with them about such topics as the situation regarding IP litigation in […]
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.
Michael C. Adams has been named a Patent Star and a Trademark Star, by Managing Intellectual Property
Michael C. Adams has been named a Patent Star and a Trademark Star, by Managing Intellectual Property, a global publication focused on news and analysis of intellectual property developments worldwide. The research for IP Stars covers contentious and non-contentious IP work and is performed by a team of researchers based in Hong Kong, London, and […]
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, 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.
Jim Stevens, Eric Jones, Mike Adams, Mike Druzinski, Jeff Doyle, Colleen Shovlin and Scott Hogan all travelled to Vail for a conference to continue their legal education by staying abreast of recent changes in case law and recent statistical results from the changes in law due to the America Invents Act (AIA).
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.
Bill Francis, Rick Hoffman, and Jim Stevens are recognized as “2012 Super Lawyers” and Steve Walmsley and Mike Adams are recognized as “2012 Rising Stars” by Thomson Reuters in their annual survey