A group of Reising attorneys including Mike Adams, Colin Cicotte, Scott Hogan, Stefan Osterbur, Shannon Smith, and Jim Stevens recently attended the annual ICLE Summer Institute held at the Grand Hotel on Mackinac Island. The institute, in its 45th year, invites prominent scholars of patent, trademark and copyright law to lecture about recent changes to […]
Rick Hoffmann was selected by global publisher IAM to moderate a panel of industry professionals discussing Technology Transfer in Mobility during the Auto IP USA conference held in Detroit on May 8th; Mike Adams, Corey Beaubien, Colin Cicotte, and Matt Schmidt attended. Topics included “How Universities and Research Institutions are Innovation Hubs and Play a […]
E. Colin Cicotte, Michael J. Druzinski, Shelly L. Hokenstad, Rick W. Hoffmann, Colleen N. Shovlin, James D. Stevens, and James D. Stevens Jr. are all members of the Michigan Intellectual Property Inn of Court for the 2017-2018 year.
Matthew J. Schmidt and E. Colin Cicotte were asked to author the U.S. chapter for “The Legal 500: Intellectual Property Country Comparative Guide.”
Matthew J. Schmidt and E. Colin Cicotte were asked to author the U.S. chapter for “The Legal 500: Intellectual Property Country Comparative Guide.” The intellectual property law guide is produced by the “In-House Lawyer” website, which also publishes quarterly magazine issues directed to topics of interest to in-house counsel. The intellectual property law guide can […]
Michael C. Adams, E. Colin Cicotte, Rick W. Hoffmann, and James D. Stevens attended the 43rd annual Intellectual Property Law Institute IP Section held in July by the State Bar of Michigan. The Institute attracts national experts from around the country who speak about current legal topics relevant to intellectual property law attorneys.
E. Colin Cicotte attended the State Bar of Michigan’s annual Spring Intellectual Property Conference.
E. Colin Cicotte attended the State Bar of Michigan’s annual Spring Intellectual Property Conference. The conference included national speakers and officials from the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO), and included topics of discussion ranging from recent case law to rule changes at the USPTO Trademark Trial and Appeal Board (TTAB), the Defend Trade […]
E. Colin Cicotte to a council member position at the IPLS annual meeting held on Mackinac Island in July
The Intellectual Property Law Section (IPLS) of the State Bar of Michigan elected Reising attorney E. Colin Cicotte to a council member position at the IPLS annual meeting held on Mackinac Island in July. The IPLS studies intellectual property law topics and hosts conferences devoted to educating state bar members about these topics. Colin will […]
Colin Cicotte travelled to Washington DC in September to participate in the Chisum Patent Academy – an intensive, small-group, roundtable discussion of recent patent law developments periodically held by noted patent scholar Donald S. Chisum, the author of the multi-volume Chisum on Patents, and Janice M. Mueller, the author of Mueller on Patent Law.
Colin Cicotte traveled to San Francisco where he attended an advanced patent law seminar hosted by the Patent Resources Group. The seminar provided an up-to-date commentary on the first-inventor-to-file aspects of the America Invents Act.
The Michigan Intellectual Property Law Association (MIPLA) asked Colin Cicotte to participate in their law school outreach program at Wayne State University
The Michigan Intellectual Property Law Association (MIPLA) asked Colin Cicotte to participate in their law school outreach program at Wayne State University. Colin and two other IP attorneys discussed a variety of topics relating to IP law and also fielded questions from law students about careers involving IP.