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Global IP successfully resolved the patent-infringement case brought by its client, RevoLaze, LLC, against Target Corp. for the sale of denim garments manufactured in a manner infringing on RevoLaze’s portfolio of patented technologies.
IAM Magazine named Partners Dave Berten, Graham Gerst and Ragnar Olson to their 2018 list of the top 300 leading patent professionals in the world.
Graham Gerst was quoted in an article from Risk Management on "Troll” patent lawsuits seen declining in wake of Supreme Court ruling. Click here.
IAM Magazine named David Berten and Graham Gerst to their 2017 list of the top 300 leading patent professionals.
Graham Gerst is a panelist on Building an In-House IP Department at Best Practices in Intellectual Property 2016 Conference, Tel Aviv, Israel.
Graham Gerst is serving as a judge for the M&A Turnaround Awards.
Graham Gerst is a panelist at the Center for Intellectual Property’s research symposium on patent valuation.
Graham Gerst is a speaker at the Licensing Executives Society, Annual Conference.
Alex Debski 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.
Graham Gerst Moderated a Panel Discussion entitled "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 the Licensing Executives Society, Chicago Chapter March event.
Graham Gerst was quoted in "The Innovation Act is back," IPPro The Internet.
Graham Gerst is quoted in "New Troll Bill Could Hobble All Patent Suits, Atts Say," Law360.
Graham Gerst panelist at Duff & Phelps IP Value Summit, San Francisco, CA.
Graham Gerst quoted in "No Unanimity in Reactions to SC's Unanimous Software Patent Decision," E-Commerce Times.
Graham Gerst speaker on "Building a World Class IP Portfolio," Intellectual Property Business Congress, Amsterdam, Netherlands.
Graham Gerst quoted in "Why the long wait? The Supreme Court rules on Alice v CLS," IAM Magazine.
Graham Gerst quoted in "Lawyers Weigh in on High Court's Software Patent Ruling," Law360.
Graham Gerst quoted in "Devil's in the Details of Tesla's Open Patent Pledge," Law360.
Ragnar Olson speaker on "Intellectual Property for Entrepreneurs" at Northwestern University's Kellogg School of Management.
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.
Ragnar Olson speaker on "Defending Your Patents" at Best Practices in Intellectual Property Conference in Tel Aviv, Israel.
Ragnar Olson speaker on “The U.S. Supreme Court’s Take on Patent Law in 2014" at Bloomberg BNA Continuing Legal Education (CLE) seminar.
Graham Gerst quoted in "Antitrust suit against Google could significantly impact mobile advertising revenues," Mobile Marketer.
"Six Degrees from Ocean Tomo - the broad reach of a patent pioneer," Intellectual Asset Management Magazine
Ragnar Olson speaker on Patent Valuation and Monetization at University of Arkansas Law School.
Graham Gerst quoted in "IT Firms Squabble Over Patent Reform Bill," E-Commerce Times.
Ragnar Olson speaker on "Patent Strategy: Offensive and defensive tactics" at the University of Illinois College of Law.
Vincent Frantz and Irwin Park join Global IP as associate attorneys.
Graham Gerst quoted in "IOS threatened after court dismisses Apple's suit to protect developers," Mobile Marketer
On Track Innovations Ltd. announces that they have retained Global IP to lead their new intellectual property monetization campaign. See more info here
Graham Gerst quoted in "Some mobile patents lose bite as competitive weapon," Mobile Marketer
Graham Gerst quoted in "Challenges of Defining a Patent Troll," Bloomberg Law
Graham Gerst quoted in "Patent Reform: Supporting or Stifling U.S. Innovation?," TheLawTV.
Graham Gerst quoted in "IT Companies Back Federal Plans to Battle Patent Trolls," E-Commerce Times.
Graham Gerst interviewed in Thomson Reuters.https://www.law360.com/articles/428791/q-a-with-global-ip-law-group-s-graham-gerst
Graham Gerst moderates panel on the smartphone patent wards.
Alex Debski has editorial published: "Lawmakers should be wary of SHIELD Act," Chicago Daily Law Bulletin
David Berten quoted in "Life after the blockbusters," The Deal.
Graham Gerst testified before the IP Subcommittee of the House Judiciary Committee at the hearing on "Abusive Patent Litigation: The Impact on American Innovation & Jobs, and Potential Solutions." The video of the hearing and the written submission are available here. An article about the hearing is available here. A portion of Mr. Gerst's testimony was quoted in "House Panel Calls for Action on Patent Trolls," Law360
Graham Gerst panelist on "Structure of a Proceeding and Constitutional and Other Constraints" of patent small claims court at a conference sponsored by the American Intellectual Property Law Association and the University of Illinois on "Patent Small Claims: The Next Big Idea."
Nicholas Dudziak has editorial published: "ITC may become preferred forum for NPEs," Chicago Daily Law Bulletin.
Richard Dennerline joins Global IP's Chicago office as Of Counsel.
Graham Gerst serves as panelist at U.S. Federal Trade Commission/U.S. Department of Justice workshop on government responses to patent-assertion-entity activities.
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.
David Berten and Graham Gerst speak on separate panels at JNK Securities patent seminar in New York, NY.
Graham Gerst quoted in "Is Apple showing a kinder, gentler side toward Android?," Mobile Marketer.
Graham Gerst speaker on cell phone patent wars 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.
Graham Gerst speaks at Licensing Executives Society annual meeting in Toronto, Canada on panel titled "The Patent Wars Go Global: Multinational Litigations and their Effect on the Changing IP Landscape."
Graham Gerst speaker at Licensing Executives Society annual meeting in Toronto, Canada on panel titled "The Patent Wars Go Global: Multinational Litigations and their Effect on the Changing IP Landscape."
Graham Gerst quoted in "Google's handling of mobile patents comes under scrutiny," Mobile Marketer.
Graham Gerst quoted in "Verizon will pay TiVo $250.4 million to settle patent infringement litigation," Business Insurance
Global IP Law Group and partner David Berten profiled in "The New IP Lawyer," Lawdragon.
Partner David Berten 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
David Berten speaks on "Patents and Mobile Payments" at the JNK Securities Mobile Payments Event in New York City.
Graham Gerst speaks on monetizing intellectual property at the 2012 annual meeting of the National Association of Bankruptcy Trustees in Colorado Springs, Colorado.
Ragnar Olson speaker on "Early-Stage Technology Financing" at the 8th International Symposium IP in Innovative Economy in Krakow, Poland.
Graham Gerst quoted in "Differing Apple rulings may cause issues," Chicago Daily Law Bulletin
Graham Gerst quoted in "Apple ruling opens doors for Motorola," Chicago Sun-Times
Graham Gerst has editorial published: "Posner's approach in Apple causes some concern in patent world," Chicago Daily Law Bulletin
Graham Gerst quoted in "Apple, Samsung take road less traveled," Chicago Daily Law Bulletin.
David Berten quoted in "Patent deals give investment banks a boost.".
Graham Gerst quoted in "Apple gains ground on legal front with patent win, Samsung injunction," Mobile Marketer
David Berten speaks on "Patent Monetization - Real World Options, Is it Right for my Company?" at the Association of Corporate Counsel in Beaver Creek, Colorado.
Graham Gerst quoted in "Does dismissal of Apple, Motorola suits have implications for other patent cases?," Mobile Marketer
David Berten speaks on the "Outlook for Tech M&A" at the Bloomberg Link Enterprise Technology Summit in New York City.
"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
Graham Gerst speaks at the American Bar Association Spring Meeting in Las Vegas, Nevada for the program "Offensive and Defensive Patent Portfolio Acquisition: Is Google Getting It Right?"
Graham Gerst speaker on "Offensive and Defensive Patent Portfolio Acquisition: Is Google Getting It Right?" at the American Bar Association's Spring Meeting in Las Vegas, NV.
Global IPs New Zealand based affiliate, Paul Adams, comment on innovation and commercialization in "Innovation's not easy...and there's other ways to get value from it." https://sciblogs.co.nz/stick/2012/01/19/innovations-not-easyand-theres-other-ways-to-get-value-from-it/
David Berten and Global IP profiled in LawDragon's Lawyer Limelight.
Super Lawyers Magazine selected David Berten and Graham Gerst as 2012 "Super Lawyers." Ragnar Olson was selected as a "Rising Star."
Graham Gerst is quoted in The National Law Journal's article "Apple vs. Android".
Ragnar Olson gives speech about the Nortel patent auction at an LES meeting in Montreal, Canada.
Ragnar Olson speaker on "Patent Auctioning: The Nortel Experience" at an LES meeting in Montreal, Canada.
David Berten named to the "2011 LawDragon 500 Leading Lawyers in America."
Ragnar Olson speaker on "Defensive Patenting in Wireless Technology" for the Intellectual Property Law Society at IIT Chicago-Kent College of Law
David Berten speaks on "Lessons from the Largest Patent Sale in History" at a Navigant Legal Roundtable in Chicago.
"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.
Graham Gerst speaks about portfolio quantity verus quality in Managing IP Magazine's story "It's the Chips, Not the Cards."
Graham Gerst is a speaker on “Patent Considerations in Technology Transfers” at International Symposium on Intellectual Property, Krakow, Poland.
Alex Debski joins Global IP Law Group as an Associate.
Cindy Ahn joins Global IP Law Group as a Partner.
Partners David Berten and Ragnar Olson named to the IAM Strategy 250 list of the World's Best IP Strategists.
David Berten speaks on the Federal Circuit's Microsoft v. i4i opinion at the University of Dayton's School of Law's 21st Annual Seminar on Significant Developments in the Intellectual Property Law of Computers and Cyberspace.
Graham Gerst joins Advisory Board at DePaul's Center for Intellectual Property Law and Information Technology.
Global IP Law Group files suit on behalf of client against H&R Block, Inc. for patent infringement.
Nicholas Dudziak joins Global IP Law Group as an Associate.
Global IP Law Group files suit on behalf of client against Seiko Epson Corporation for infringement of eight patents
Elizabeth Koehn joins Global IP Law Group as an Associate. Elizabeth joins Global IP after having previously worked for Hogan Lovells US, LLP
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
Graham Gerst, a partner at Global IP Law Group, gives seminar on Managing IP Assets at the Corporate Intellectual Property Law Conference in Chicago, Illinois.
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.
Graham Gerst speaker on “The U.S. Justice Department’s Role in Protecting Intellectual Property Rights,” at Conference on IP Law Enforcement Protection, Baltimore, MD.
Graham Gerst speaker on “Working with the U.S. Justice Department to Protect Your IP” at Technology and Innovation Conference, San Jose, CA.
Graham Gerst speaker on “The Advice-of-Counsel Defense” at 2008 Corporate Intellectual Property Law Conference, Chicago, IL.
Graham Gerst is a speaker on “Effective Use of Alternative Dispute Resolution to Achieve the Best Results for Your Client” at Law Bulletin Case Valuation Seminar, Chicago, IL.
Graham Gerst is a speaker on “Protecting Your Innovation Through Intellectual Property” at the University of Chicago Graduate School of Business, Chicago, IL.
Graham Gerst speaker on “Damage Control – How to Obtain and Limit Damages in Trademark and Advertising Cases” at the Kirkland & Ellis Advertising, Marketing & Promotions Law Seminar, Chicago, IL.
Graham Gerst is a speaker at “Phillips v. AWH: The Federal Circuit’s En Banc Review of the Claim Construction Process” at the Kirkland & Ellis Technology & Law Seminar, Chicago, IL.