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The Tarolli Firm and Liza J.M. Heinig Receive Recognition from The United States Patent and Trademark Office for their Pro Bono Achievements

May 5, 2020

We are pleased to announce that The United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) presented Patent Pro Bono Achievement Certificates to the Tarolli firm and Liza J.M. Heinig in special recognition of their pro bono contributions to financially under-resourced inventors and small businesses. Individual attorneys with 50 or more hours

Attorneys Yirga, Pinchak, and Smart Prevail in First Ever Derivation Proceeding Instituted by the U.S. Patent Trial and Appeal Board

March 11, 2020

Subsequent to a trial on the merits, the United States Patent Trial and Appeal Board (PTAB) ruled in favor of patentee GED Integrated Solutions, Inc. (GED) in the first ever derivation proceeding to be instituted since the 2011 America Invents Act (AIA). Andersen Corporation v. GED Integrated Solutions, Inc., DER2017-00007.