Georgi focuses on patent and trademark prosecution with an emphasis on mechanic-related arts. Prior to joining the firm, he prosecuted U.S. and foreign patent applications, and drafted freedom to operate opinions for an intellectual property boutique in the Tri-State Area. He brings with him nearly a decade of industry experience from his time at a Fortune 500 company, as well as an intimate knowledge of the Patent and Trademark Office from his time as a patent examiner at the USPTO.
By William L. Birks “The court in exceptional cases may award reasonable attorney fees to the prevailing party.” 35 U.S.C. § 285 While every prevailing party would seek attorney fees if they could, it’s important [Read More…]
By Patrick D. Duplessis As we recently reported, the Arterton Inn of Court held its first substantive event on the 2018-2019 session, and WHIPgroup attorneys played a major role in preparing the event. The event, [Read More…]
By Lauren C. Matturri In December 2018 toy company MGA Entertainment Inc. filed a declaratory judgment against Louis Vuitton. This was to preempt the French fashion house from claiming MGA Entertainment’s Pooey Puitton toy was [Read More…]