Whitmyer IP Group often represents corporations with over a hundred years of history or having thousands of employees, but they also save a few seats at the table for even the smallest of startups. Recently, WHIPGroup helped brothers Keith and Kyle Jordan to enhance their IP protection covering their sole product, a hockey puck bottle opener. With the valuable insight of experienced patent prosecutors Michael Kosma and Patrick Duplessis, WHIPGroup’s newest addition Paul Fraulo was able to draft his first utility application filed with the firm.
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