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That Invention is Not Obvious! Hindsight Is Worse Than You Think

March 2, 2021

By Brent Johnson, Ph.D. A recent newspaper article about the inventor of the traffic light observed: “It seems so obvious now. But then that’s the thing about inventions. They’re always plain to see in hindsight.” As the saying goes, “hindsight is 20/20.” The U.S. Patent Office, however, is often dismissive of this basic insight. In […]

Brent A. Johnson, Ph.D.

Maschoff Brennan Attorneys Recognized by 2021 Southern California Super Lawyers

February 23, 2021

PARK CITY, UT – February 23, 2021 Maschoff Brennan is proud to announce that four of our Shareholders have again been included in the Southern California Super Lawyers list for 2021.  The annual list recognizes exceptional attorneys, as determined by their peers, in specific geographic and practice areas. The Orange County-based attorneys honored this year […]

Charles S. Barquist

Michael I. Katz

Sterling A. Brennan

Tyson K. Hottinger

Maschoff Brennan Welcomes Christina Trinh

February 2, 2021

Maschoff Brennan Welcomes Christina Trinh

PARK CITY, UT – February 2, 2021 Maschoff Brennan proudly welcomes Christina Trinh to the firm as our newest associate attorney. Christina will call our Orange County office home and will focus her practice on complex and intellectual property litigation representing individual and corporate clients, including public and private entities, in both state and federal […]

Christina Le Trinh