RP CEO Presents at Penn State Biotechnology Symposium

Philadelphia, PA | March 2019 – RP CEO Jonathan Spadt will be speaking at the Penn State Biotechnology Symposium on April 11, 2019 in University Park, Pennsylvania.  His panel, Facilitating the Development of Next Generation Devices for Biotechnology and Medicine, will comprise industry representatives and government officials offering thoughts on what can be done to […]

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RP CEO Leads Trade Panel at Federal Circuit Bar Association’s Global Series

Philadelphia, PA | March 2019 –RP CEO, Jonathan H. Spadt will moderate a discussion on “Trade Agreements and IP” on April 29, 2019 in Washington, D.C. Mr. Spadt is a member of the Global Series Committee and will present with an extraordinary group of experts, including Angela Ellard, Republican Chief Trade Counsel and Trade Subcommittee Staff Director, […]

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RatnerPrestia Recognized by the Delaware Combined Campaign for Justice (CCJ)

Wilmington, DE | March 2019 – RatnerPrestia was one of several law firms recognized by the Delaware Combined Campaign for Justice (CCJ) at the CCJ’s annual Appreciation Breakfast, held March 11, 2019. The CCJ honored RatnerPrestia for 100% participation in the CCJ’s 2018 fundraising campaign by the Firm’s members of the Delaware bar: Christopher Blaszkowski, Jeff Bove, […]

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RatnerPrestia to Welcome German-American Business Council and Their Honored Guest, European Union Ambassador

Philadelphia, PA | March 2019 – RatnerPrestia, a Leadership Member of The German-American Business Council, is pleased to be hosting a premiere GABC Roundtable Discussion with His Excellency Stavros Lambrinidis, newly appointed Ambassador and Head of the European Union Delegation to the United States.  The event will bring together GABC members, all of whom are high […]

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Patent Office’s Section 101 Guidance Makes a Big Splash While Section 112 Guidance Lies Dormant

Written by: Sunjeev S. Sikand Patent Act Section 101 is a historically controversial topic in the intellectual property world. Earlier this week, I posted about the large volume of public comment submissions to the Patent Office in response to the Revised Subject Matter Eligibility Guidance on Section 101. The Electronic Frontier Foundation (EFF) has issued a “Call to Action” and argues that the Revised Subject […]

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RP CEO Leads Roundtable for the Congressional Study Group on Germany (CSGG)

Philadelphia, PA | February 2019 – RP CEO, Jonathan Spadt, will moderate a discussion for the Congressional Study Group on Germany (CSGG) on March 4, 2019 in RP’s Washington, D.C. office.  The subject matter of the roundtable will be: The United States, Germany, and China: A Discussion on Transatlantic Trade and Intellectual Property.  The CSGG […]

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RP’s John McGlynn Receives Client Choice Award

Philadelphia, PA | February 2019 – RP Shareholder, John McGlynn was selected as a winner of the 2019 Client Choice Awards for “Intellectual Property – Trademarks”.  Client Choice recognized 369 winners across 67 jurisdictions worldwide.  John has received this honor consistently in previous years. Established in 2005, the Client Choice Awards recognize those partners around the world that […]

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Efforts to Invalidate Design Patents for Vehicle Body Parts Continue

Written by: Brett J. Rosen The process begins in an artist’s studio with black colored charcoal pencils and a stack of drafting sheets arranged on an easel.  Starting from an overall concept that exists only in one’s mind, the designer slowly and methodically draws lines on the paper forming a silhouette as the charcoal splinters […]

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Brett Rosen Attends Porsche Patent Conference

Philadelphia, PA | February 2019 – Brett J. Rosen traveled to Germany for Porsche’s 2019 Patent Conference.  Brett was an esteemed contributor during the conference held in Leipzig, Germany on February 12, 2019.  RatnerPrestia values their relationship with Porsche and the business of all of their clients working to grow business internationally.  Being on-site at conferences and meetings […]

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RatnerPrestia Elects Brett Rosen and Sunjeev Sikand as Shareholders

Philadelphia, PA | February 2019 – RatnerPrestia is pleased to announce that Brett J. Rosen and Sunjeev S. Sikand have become Shareholders of the firm, effective February 5, 2019. Brett joined RP in 2004 as a Patent Agent and most recently held the position of Associate. His practice has spanned the various stages of the […]

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