Zuber Lawler Opens New Office in Austin

Zuber Lawler gratefully announces the addition of Austin-based intellectual property litigator Jennifer Kuhn, and the opening of its new office in Austin, Texas. “Austin is the new technology capital of the United States, and as a technology-focused law firm, my partners and I have decided that we must have an office there,” says the firm’s…

Zuber Lawler Represents Lencore Acoustics in Sale of Sound Masking Business to Emmis Communications Corporation 

Zuber Lawler Represents Lencore Acoustics in Sale of Sound Masking Business to Emmis Communications Corporation Congratulations Josh Lawler, Jim Robertson, and Sarah Fernandez on representing Lencore Acoustics, Inc. (Lencore) in its sale of its sound masking business to Emmis Communications Corporation (Emmis).  Lencore is the world leader in high-quality sound masking solutions for offices and…

PTAB Judges Demoted by the Federal Circuit in Arthrex v. Smith:  A New Challenge to the Constitutionality of PTAB Proceedings 

By Dr. Jayashree Mitra and Brian Beck PTAB Judges are Unconstitutionally Appointed Principal Officers In a unanimous decision last week, the Federal Circuit found that the administrative patent judges (APJs) at the Patent Trial and Appeal Board (PTAB) are principal officers of the United States, and thus that their appointment by the Secretary of Commerce violates the Appointments…

Allergan V. Sandoz Emphasizes Importance Of Prosecution History In Construing “Wherein” Clauses

By Dr. Jayashree Mitra and Brian Beck Claim Construction of “Wherein” Clause May Be Contingent On Prosecution History The Federal Circuit’s recent decision in Allergan Sales, LLC v. Sandoz, Inc., No. 2018-2207 (Fed. Cir. Aug. 29, 2019) (“Allergan”) illustrates how arguments made during prosecution with regards to the term “wherein” can turn the tide on invalidity arguments at…

Zuber Lawler Congratulates its Client AAMP on PTAB Victory

Zuber Lawler Congratulates its Client AAMP on PTAB Victory AAMP is the technology leader in aftermarket stereo equipment that allows a driver to control a replacement car stereo using existing controls on a steering wheel.  After settling an action for infringement of two of its patents, the defendant instigated reexamination proceedings, during which the Patent Examiner…

Zuber Lawler Congratulates its Client Redbubble on a Groundbreaking Summary Judgment Victory

Zuber Lawler Congratulates its Client Redbubble on a Groundbreaking Summary Judgment Victory Redbubble is a global online marketplace platform, on which third-party artists upload and sell creative designs on everyday products such as apparel, phone cases, stickers, and the like.  LTTB claimed that some of the listings on Redbubble infringed its “Lettuce Turnip the Beet”…

Congratulations to Martin Greene and Eileen Letts: on Crain’s Chicago’s Notable Minority Lawyers

Congratulations to Martin Greene & Eileen Letts This list aims to recognize those who are making incredible strides towards causes of both justice and equality.  Through their work, they have improved the legal profession and inspired all generations of diverse lawyers.  Their accomplishments and professional excellence holds a standard in the industry for all who desire to…