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Objective Indicia In Obviousness: Part of Entirety of Evidence or Rebuttal for Prima Facie Obviousness?

Objective Indicia in Obviousness: Part of Entirety Evidence or Rubuttal for Prima Facie Obviousness? Determining Obviousness for an Invention As presented in 35 U.S.C. §103, a patent for a claimed invention may not be obtained “if the differences between the claimed invention and the prior art are such that the claimed invention as a whole would have been obvious” to one of ordinary skill in the art. The Supreme Court, in Graham v. John Deere Co., 383 U.S. 1 (1966), first laid out the factors by which legal determinations of obviousness may be made: the scope and content of the prior art; the differences between the prior…

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Quinn IP Law Named 2018 Super Lawyers and Rising Stars Lists

Northville, Michigan – Monday, September 10, 2018 Quinn IP Law is proud to announce that Chris Quinn was named to the 2018 Super Lawyers list by Michigan Super Lawyers Magazine for the 11th straight year. The Super Lawyers designation is based upon peer recognition and professional achievement. No more than five percent of the lawyers in each state are selected by the research team to receive this honor. Additionally, Roberto Colon (below left) and Staci DeRegnaucourt (below right) were named to the 2018 Michigan Rising Stars list.  Rising Stars are those up-and-coming attorneys who are 40 years of age or…

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New Shareholder Announcement

Shareholder Announcement Quinn IP Law is proud to announce that four attorneys, Matthew R. Mowers, Lisa M. Muhleck, Ellen M. Schwab and Alexander Zelikov, have been named shareholders. “Our new shareholders exemplify our firm’s commitment to deliver world class client service through their leadership, technical expertise, and legal advocacy,” said Quinn IP Law’s President and CEO Chris Quinn.  “We are very pleased to add Matt, Lisa, Ellen, and Alex as shareholders as they continue to contribute to the success of our clients and our firm.” Matt, Lisa, Ellen and Alex’s collective practices cover all areas of intellectual property, including patent,…

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