Another Pre-Appeal Brief Results in Allowance

October, 22nd, 2018

WHIPgroup successfully used the Pre-Appeal program to obtain allowance on an application directed to an endoscope for illuminating a manipulating region. The invention uses optical fiber bundles to selectively illuminate different areas of the manipulating [Read More…]

WHIPgroup Files Patent Infringement Lawsuit

October, 16th, 2018

WHIPgroup filed a patent infringement lawsuit against Stryker Corporation and Stryker Communications, Inc. on behalf of its client Karl Storz Endoscopy-America, Inc. in the Northern District of California. KSEA asserts that three patents, one directed [Read More…]

Court Grants Vineyard Vines Temporary Restraining Order

October, 12th, 2018

On October 9th WHIPgroup filed a Complaint and Motion for Temporary Restraining Order (TRO) in the United States District Court for the District of Connecticut on behalf of Vineyard Vines. The case is against serial counterfeiters [Read More…]

Not Just on HBO — The #NewInternet comes to Stamford

October, 12th, 2018

Fans of HBO’s hit Silicon Valley know of the New Internet as an idea that the Pied Piper team was developing as a way to take control away from centralized servers and put the power [Read More…]

WHIPgroup Publishes Fall 2018 Newsletter

October, 9th, 2018

Welcome to our Fall 2018 newsletter.  We are pleased to provide recent firm news and articles from our WHIP Blog. In the past, we have highlighted our strengths as a patent and trademark prosecution firm. [Read More…]

WHIPgroup Achieves Favorable Outcome in Settlement Agreement over Copyright and Trademark Infringement

September, 28th, 2018

WHIPgroup attorneys successfully asserted its luxury brand client’s copyrights and trademarks against a large national retailer.  The national retailer sold clothing bearing an infringing pattern of one owned and used by WHIPgroup’s client.  As a [Read More…]

Blockstack Executive Patrick Stanley to discuss “Business Models on the Decentralized Internet Frontier” at WHIPgroup’s Tech Entrepreneur Meetup

September, 27th, 2018

On Tuesday, October 16 at 6PM, the WHIPgroup Tech Entrepreneur Meetup will focus on the coming revolution in Blockchain-inspired business models. The discussion will be led by Patrick Stanley, head of growth for Blockstack, a [Read More…]

WHIPgroup Wins Patent Appeal Reversing Obviousness Rejections

September, 26th, 2018

WHIPgroup attorneys successfully appealed obviousness rejections of a patent application directed to an industrial parallel kinematic robot providing a cost-effective and compact manipulator able to cover a large work space.  On appeal, WHIPgroup argued “the [Read More…]

WHIPgroup Presents on Successful Trademark Protection

September, 14th, 2018

Owning Your Brand: Essential Steps For Successful Trademark Protection Walter B. Welsh, Esq., Member 9/20, 10:15 am in Sheraton Grand, Stamford, CT Starting a company? Launching a Product? Re-branding? Securing the right to use and [Read More…]

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