USPTO’s Subject Matter Eligibility: A 2016 Update

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About Ostrolenk Faber LLP

Ostrolenk Faber LLP has been a premier intellectual property boutique law firm, for over eighty years, specializing in domestic and international patent, trademark and copyright prosecution, litigation and other intellectual property matters.  They have been involved in all aspects of intellectual property law practice, including counseling, prosecuting applications, and litigating disputes. 
The firm’s clientele includes Fortune 500 companies, privately owned businesses and individual inventors. They operate in a diverse range of technical fields including electronics, pharmaceuticals, industrial products, luxury goods, etc.  The firm’s wide range of activities and clientele has given them the knowledge and experience required to best serve a diverse range of clients.


About Kasowitz, Benson, Torres & Friedman LLP

Kasowitz, Benson, Torres & Friedman LLP is a national law firm primarily focusing on complex commercial litigation.  The firm’s highly talented lawyers are committed to pursuing creative, aggressive and innovative approaches to our clients’ most challenging legal matters.  Our clients include leading companies in the high-tech, manufacturing, chemical, computer, energy, entertainment, consumer products, pharmaceutical and telecommunications industries, as well as major hedge funds, private equity firms, commercial banks, real estate developers and investors, regulated utilities and individuals.  Our lawyers have been recognized by, among others, Chambers USA, The Legal 500, Benchmark Litigation, Best Lawyers in America, Law360 and Lawdragon for excellence in their fields.  The firm has offices in New York, Washington, DC, Silicon Valley, Los Angeles, Houston, Atlanta, San Francisco, Miami, and Newark.


About Burns & Levinson LLP

Burns & Levinson is a full-service law firm with over 125 attorneys based in Boston, with additional offices in Providence and New York, as well as in the Merrimack Valley/North Shore, Metrowest and South Shore areas of Massachusetts. The firm has grown steadily and strategically throughout the years and has become a premier law firm with regional, national and international clientele. The firm has expertise in corporate law, finance, venture capital, private equity, intellectual property, labor and employment, tax, bankruptcy, lending and leasing, real estate, design & construction, environmental, business litigation, government investigations and white collar crime defense, and a large private client group, including estate planning, probate and trust litigation, divorce and other family law issues. In addition, the firm has a wholly owned subsidiary office in Montreal, Quebec, to service its Canadian clients. For more information, visit Burns & Levinson at