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2014-06-09 12:27:18

SOUTHFIELD, Mich., June 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Brooks Kushman, intellectual property and technology law firm, is now listed in Intellectual Asset Management's (IAM) annual Patent 1000, a guide that recognizes the world's top patent law firms and practitioners in key jurisdictions. The 2014 IAM Patent 1000 issue marks the first time any firms from Michigan were included in the publication. Of the Michigan firms listed in the directory, Brooks Kushman is the only firm listed as a...

2011-07-28 08:47:00

SOUTHFIELD, Mich., July 28, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Benjamin C. Stasa, patent attorney, Brooks Kushman, has been named a Top Patent Prosecutor by Patent Buddy and the Patent Research Review. Stasa joins the top two percent of the approximately 30,000 registered patent attorneys that have been honored with this designation. According to the listing, Top Patent Prosecutors are selected via a three-part process that identifies attorneys who have achieved a reputation among their peers for...

2011-05-24 12:38:00

SOUTHFIELD, Mich., May 24, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- To help members of the medical community better protect their ideas and inventions, Brooks Kushman law firm's William G. Abbatt will present "Protecting Your Patent Ideas as a Doctor" during the 12th Annual New Cardiovascular Horizons Conference (NCVH) in New Orleans from June 1 to 4. Abbatt, a shareholder and registered patent attorney, is slated to present on Saturday, June 4. This is the second consecutive year that Abbatt has been asked...

2011-03-14 09:00:00

SOUTHFIELD, Mich., March 14, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Based on thousands of peer-reviewed surveys, three Brooks Kushman lawyers were named to DBusiness magazine's "Top Lawyers 2011" list. Firm President Mark A. Cantor, Shareholder Frank A. Angileri and Associate Hope V. Shovein all earned a spot on the Metro Detroit-specific list. No other firm had more lawyers named to the Intellectual Property (IP) Law category. "Hope, Frank and I are all proud to be honored among the leading Metro Detroit...

2010-09-27 09:52:00

SOUTHFIELD, Mich., Sept. 27 /PRNewswire/ -- Two Brooks Kushman lawyers - Mark A. Cantor, president, and Frank A. Angileri, shareholder - were recently named to the 2011 Best Lawyers in America list in the intellectual property (IP) category. This is the third time that Cantor has been honored and the fifth year Angileri has been named to the list. The Best Lawyers designation honors attorneys by conducting surveys in which lawyers confidentially evaluate their professional peers. According...

2010-05-24 08:49:00

SOUTHFIELD, Mich., May 24 /PRNewswire/ -- To help cardiovascular medical professionals become aware of the pitfalls and opportunities of patents in their field, Brooks Kushman law firm's William G. Abbatt will address the 11th Annual New Cardiovascular Horizons Conference (NCVH) in New Orleans on June 2 to 5. Abbatt, a shareholder and registered patent attorney, is an expert counselor, litigator and educator in all aspects of patent law. Abbatt is slated to participate in two NCVH...

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