Dorius Brings Experience as Engineer AND Patent Lawyer to Austin-based law firm of Reed & Scardino

Reed & Scardino LLP has announced the arrival of Kirk Dorius as Of Counsel at the downtown Austin law firm. Dorius’ practice focuses on patent prosecution, licensing, and patent litigation. His intellectual property practice has included client counseling, written opinions, … Continue reading

Austin Firm Reed & Scardino Helps Corporation Secure Patent Litigation Victory

Reed & Scardino LLP has helped EON Corporation secure a key patent victory in federal court. Specifically, a jury in U.S. District Court in Tyler ordered Redwood City, California-based Silver Spring Networks (NYSE: SSNI) to pay EON $18.8 million in past damages … Continue reading

Sutherland Asbill & Brennan LLP Adds Partner to Austin Office

Sutherland Asbill & Brennan has announced the hire of Alan Albright as a partner in its Austin office. Albright counsels clients in the Internet, software, hardware, medical equipment and semiconductor industries in patent litigation, licensing, protection and enforcement of trade … Continue reading

Husch Blackwell’s Healthcare Team Adds Intellectual Property Partner to Austin Office

Partner Denise Mayfield has joined Austin, Texas, office of Husch Blackwell as the newest addition to the firm’s Healthcare, Life Sciences & Pharmaceuticals team. Mayfield will advise U.S. and foreign based pharmaceutical companies, research organizations, pharmaceutical/biotechnology companies and other organizations … Continue reading

Austin Trademark Attorney Appointed to United States Trademark Public Advisory Committee

William Barber, co-founding member of Pirkey Barber PLLC , was recently appointed by United States Secretary of Commerce Penny Pritzker to serve on the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) Trademark Public Advisory Committee (TPAC). This committee advises the Secretary … Continue reading

Austin Company Files Patent Infringement Suit Against Oracle

Austin-based Crossroads Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: CRDS), a global provider of data archive solutions, filed a complaint against Oracle Corporation in the federal district court in Austin, alleging infringement of U.S. Patents 6,425,035; 7,051,147; and 7,934,041. Crossroads seeks monetary damages and … Continue reading

Lee & Hayes Hires Austin Patent Litigator

Peter Ayers has joined the Austin office of Lee & Hayes, an international IP firm headquartered in the Pacific Northwest.  Ayers will help grow the office’s patent litigation practice to serve the Texas market. The firm now has 10 patent … Continue reading

John Hendricks Joins Reed & Scardino LLP as Partner

John Hendricks, an attorney specializing in Intellectual Property litigation, has been hired as a partner by Austin-based law firm Reed & Scardino LLP. Hendricks has represented the intellectual property interests of clients in a broad range of industries, including telecommunications, … Continue reading