Christina Frangiosa to participate in the ABA's 32nd Annual Intellectual Property Law Conference

April 4-6, 2017

Crystal Gateway Marriott, Arlington, VA

Recognized worldwide as the premier IP gathering for What IP Lawyers Need to Know, the ABA Intellectual Property Law Conference features two days of educational programming presented by experts in the profession, on topics ranging from: current issues critical to your IP practice; professional networking; insight and ideas; and a wide-range of IP topics. Eckert Seamans’ Christina Frangiosa is one of the program chairs, and will moderate “Trademark: Here Comes the Judge: Mock Preliminary Injunction” on April 6 at 10:15 a.m. For more information and to register, please visit: ABA Intellectual Property Law Conference […]


Sandra Mihok to present at the PBGH Legislative Updates Forum: A View from Washington

April 18, 2017

Pittsburgh Marriott City Center, Pittsburgh, PA

As Washington considers ACA repeal/replace legislation, the Pittsburgh Business Group on Health is keeping employers current and up-to-date on the shifting sands. The annual Legislative Update Forum brings together experts from our nation’s capitol to present the latest on health care and benefits laws and regulations. Presenters and panelists will include: James Gelfand, Senior Vice President, Health Policy, The ERISA Industry Committee; Teresa Miller, Commissioner, Pennsylvania Insurance Department; Sandra Mihok, Member, Chair, Employee Benefits & Executive Compensation, Eckert Seamans; A.J. Harper, President, Health Care Council of Western Pennsylvania; and Sheila Arquette, Executive Director, National Association of Specialty Pharmacy. To more information or to register, visit the PBGH website. […]


Jacobs-Meadway, Gornish, and Fleisher present IP Law for the General Practitioner webinar

April 26, 2017

Clear Law Institute webinar

Business lawyers and commercial litigators often encounter trademark, copyright or patent issues on occasion but may not have this area of law as a practice focus. This webinar covers the basics of intellectual property, with a focus on current trends and hot topics that are likely to come across the desk of the practicing lawyer. Eckert Seamans IP lawyers Roberta Jacobs-Meadway (Co-Chair), David Gornish, and Alexander Fleisher will present this webinar for the Clear Law Institute. For more information, visit the Clear Law Institute registration site. […]


Michael Fein presenting at the Joint Patent Practice Seminar

April 27, 2017

Crowne Plaza Times Square, New York City

Michael Fein will participate in the 33rd Annual Joint Patent Practice Seminar, a one-day continuing legal education program featuring judges, government officials, and experienced IP attorneys discussing recent cases, legislation, and regulations involving patent law and practice. Fein is a PTAB session panelist, discussing Magnum Oil Tools International, Ltd, No. 15-1300 (Fed. Cir. July 25, 2016): The patentee does not hold the burden of producing non-obviousness evidence in an IPR. In re Aqua Products, Inc. 823 F.3d 1369 (fed. Cir. Aug. 12, 2016): Granting rehearing en banc to determine two (2) issues related to ammendments during an IPR. For more information or to register, visit the JPPCLE website.   […]