James D. Stevens and Richard W. Hoffmann have been named 2018 Super Lawyers, and Shannon K. Smith, Corey M. Beaubien, Michael J. Druzinski, and Scott A. Hogan have been named 2018 Rising Stars by the Super Lawyers’ publication. Less than 5% of lawyers are named Super Lawyers and less than 2.5% of eligible lawyers are […]
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.
James D. Stevens and Rick W. Hoffmann have been named 2017 Super Lawyers; Corey M. Beaubien, Michael J. Druzinski, and Scott A. Hogan have been named 2017 Super Lawyer Rising Stars by Thomson Reuters, the world’s leading source of information for the legal industry.
Reising attorneys James D. Stevens, Richard W. Hoffmann, Michael J. Druzinski, and Scott A. Hogan were named to Super Lawyers 2016 list of Top Lawyers.
Corey Beaubien and Mike Druzinski co-authored an article “The Supreme Court Gets Intellectual: A Look At How The Court Is Reshaping IP Law In Significant Ways.”
Corey Beaubien and Mike Druzinski co-authored an article “The Supreme Court Gets Intellectual: A Look At How The Court Is Reshaping IP Law In Significant Ways.” The Michigan Bar Journal published the article in its IP-themed issue in February 2016. The article reviewed several significant IP cases decided by the U.S. Supreme Court in recent […]
Rick Hoffmann, Jim Stevens, Scott Hogan, and Mike Druzinski have been recognized by the Super Lawyers rating service for 2015
Rick Hoffmann, Jim Stevens, Scott Hogan, and Mike Druzinski have been recognized by the Super Lawyers rating service for 2015. The annual Super Lawyers selection process involves independent research, peer nominations, and peer evaluations. Hoffmann has been named a Michigan Super Lawyer for ten consecutive years and Stevens for six of the last ten years. […]
Mike Druzinski attended an advanced patent law seminar held by the Chisum Patent Academy on March 5–6 in Cincinnati, OH
Mike Druzinski attended an advanced patent law seminar held by the Chisum Patent Academy on March 5–6 in Cincinnati, OH. The seminar, which is limited to only 10 participants, was attended by experienced patent litigators and prosecutors from law firms and corporations from around the country.
Hoffmann and Stevens were named to Superlawyers® 2014 list of Top Lawyers. Hogan and Druzinski were named to their 2014 Rising Stars list.
Scott Hogan and Michael Druzinski have been elected shareholders of the firm. Scott’s expertise includes laser-based manufacturing processes, nanomaterials and nanotechnology, microfabricated devices, and automotive components. Michael’s particular field of expertise revolves around next generation alternative energy technologies including fuel cells, lithium ion batteries, and hydrogen storage and delivery systems. Both Scott and Michael are […]
Rick Hoffmann, Mike Druzinski and Colin Cicotte successfully defended the firm’s client BorgWarner in a patent infringement suit filed by Modine Manufacturing Company. Modine alleged that BorgWarner infringed its U.S. Patent 8,033,323 related to an exhaust gas recirculation (EGR) cooler. In a decision handed down June 10, 2014, the United States Court of Appeals for […]