Presented at PLI’s Patent Litigation 2015 in Chicago, IL on October 9, 2015 as part of the NPEs – The Special Issues Arising from Disputes with NPEs session providing a plaintiff’s perspective on NPE patent enforcement.
Moderator, Panel Discussion titled "9 Months Later - Diagnosing the effect the U.S. Supreme Court’s Alice decision and its progeny have had on the patent industry and value of software-related patents" at Licensing Executives Society, Chicago Chapter, March event
Global IP included in IAM Patent 1000 2014 – The World’s Leading Patent Professionals and is one of three firms identified as "Highly recommended" for IP transactions.
"Six Degrees from Ocean Tomo - the broad reach of a patent pioneer," Intellectual Asset Management Magazine
Super Lawyers Magazine named four of Global IP's partners for distinction. David Berten, Graham Gerst, and Steven Steger were identified as "Super Lawyers," while Ragnar Olson was identified as a "Rising Star."
On Track Innovations Ltd. announces that they have retained Global IP to lead their new intellectual property monetization campaign. See more info here
Alex Debski has editorial published: "Lawmakers should be wary of SHIELD Act," Chicago Daily Law Bulletin
Nicholas Dudziak has editorial published: "ITC may become preferred forum for NPEs," Chicago Daily Law Bulletin
Super Lawyers Magazine named four of Global IP's partners for distinction. David Berten, Graham Gerst, and Steven Steger were identified as "Super Lawyers," while Ragnar Olson was identified as a "Rising Star." In addition, Super Lawyers named Graham Gerst as one of the 100 Best Lawyers in Illinois
Global IP client, NeoMedia Technologies, licenses QR code patents to Kraft Foods. See article here.
Global IP named one of the fifteen most innovative IP law firms by the Financial Times. See the full report here.
Steven Steger, David Berten, and Graham Gerst speak on separate panels at JNK Securities patent seminar in New York, NY
Elizabeth Koehn has editorial published: "Utility patents play own part in battle between Apple and Samsung," Chicago Daily Law Bulletin
Global IP Law Group and partner David Berten profiled in "The New IP Lawyer," Lawdragon
Partners David Berten and Steven Steger featured in "With Smartphone Deals, Patents Become a New Asset Class," The New York Times
"Aware Announces Closing of Sale of Selected Patents," The Boston Globe
Graham Gerst has editorial published: "Posner's approach in Apple causes some concern in patent world," Chicago Daily Law Bulletin
"The $5 billion IP law firm," Intellectual Asset Management Magazine
Global IP sells select Aware, Inc. patents to Intel for $75 Million. See the article here: Aware Announces Sale of Selected Patents
Steven Steger is quoted in The Deal Magazine's article "M&A Deals of the Year: Apple and partners-Nortel"
David Berten and Global IP profiled in LawDragon's Lawyer Limelight
"More details of the Nortel patent auction revealed," Intellectual Asset Management Magazine
David Berten speaks on "The Insider's Perspective on the Nortel Auction: What Really Happened and What it Means" at the Annual Meeting of the Licensing Executive's Society (USA and Canada) in San Diego, CA
Partners David Berten, Ragnar Olson and Steve Steger named to the IAM Strategy 250 list of the World's Best IP Strategists
Global IP Law Group files suit on behalf of client against H&R Block, Inc. for patent infringement
Global IP Law Group files suit on behalf of client against Seiko Epson Corporation for infringement of eight patents
Global IP team, led by U.K. lawyer Mark Milhench, successfully defends client patent against Vodafone's opposition before the European Patent Office in The Hague
Dow Jones Newswires article "Nortel Solicits Bids For Patents, Deciding Whether To Sell" reports that Global IP Law Group and Lazard will be advising Nortel in the sale of its 4,000 patents.