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Anthony Pierotti in Law360: Haynes and Boone Adds Calif. RE Partner From Irell

Haynes and Boone, LLP has brought in a former Irell & Manella LLP partner in its Orange County, Calif., office, the firm said Thursday, continuing its goal of strategic expansion in the real estate sector. >>

Ken Parker in the Daily Journal: Supreme Court to Address Legal Fee Awards in Patent Cases

Following several months of discussion from the Obama administration and Congress on how to discourage questionable patent infringement lawsuits, the U.S. Supreme Court will hear two petitions Wednesday asking the justices to take direct action. >>

Recent Publications

IP Today Guest Article: Inter Partes Review: How is it Going So Far?

It has been about one year (September 16, 2012) since the USPTO began accepting petitions for inter partes review, or IPR. This is a new procedure at the Patent Office that was established by the America Invents Act (AIA) to permit members of the public to request the Office review of an issued patent. >>