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Hottinger Slated to Give CLE on “Amendments to the Federal Rules of Civil Procedure”

March 7, 2016

Maschoff Brennan Attorney Tyson Hottinger will present a CLE on Thursday, March 24, beginning at Noon. Hottinger will cover “Amendments to the Federal Rules of Civil Procedure.” For more information on attending the CLE, please contact Tara Bates at

Tyson K. Hottinger

Gilmore to Present “Structuring Trademark Clearance Opinions”

March 4, 2016

Maschoff Brennan Attorney Richard C. Gilmore will present during a CLE webinar from 1 p.m. to 2:3o p.m. on March 15. Gilmore will cover the topic, “Structuring Trademark Clearance Opinions: Assessing Search Results to Identify Infringements, Overcoming Clearance Challenges, and Preparing Opinions to Reduce Legal Risks.” For more information or to sign up

Mayo / Alice Step One: Not your Father’s Claim Construction Inquiry

March 1, 2016

By Rex Sears Not quite four years ago, Mayo Collaborative Services v. Prometheus Laboratories, Inc.[1] prescribed a two-step analysis for applying the laws-of-nature exception to patent eligibility under 35 U.S.C. § 101. Less than two years ago, Alice Corp. Pty. Ltd. v. CLS Bank International[2] established that Mayo’s two-step analysis is not limited to laws of […]