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Standard for Recovery of Attorney Fees in Patent Litigation

Patent Litigation Cases

July 24, 2014 | Posted in IP Law, Patents | By

The Supreme Court Clarifies Standard for Recovery of Attorney Fees in Patent Litigation Clients often ask if they can get their attorney’s fees paid by the other side and there are several ways that could happen. The Patent Statute provides


Trademark Law – An Overview


May 20, 2014 | Posted in IP Law, Trademarks | By

Trademarks are names or logos used in connection with the sale of products or services to identify the source of the goods or services. Unlike patents, trademarks do not offer legal protection for the product or service. Rather, trademark law


A Tale, a Fox, and Copyright Infringement

Arthur Peslak fox

April 20, 2014 | Posted in Copyright | By

The One That Got Away Art Peslak is an Intellectual Property lawyer by day and an accomplished nature photographer on weekends and vacations. He is familiar with the business aspects of the photography industry as well as the intellectual property


Howard Eisenberg Joins IP Practice Group

April 9, 2014 | Posted in Company News | By

Howard Eisenberg, Esq The Intellectual Property Practice Group in the law firm of Gertner, Mandel & Peslak expands with the addition of Howard Eisenberg, Esq. Mr. Eisenberg is a registered patent attorney with a concentration in technologies related to medicine


Social Media and Trademark Infringement

February 17, 2014 | Posted in IP Law, Trademarks | By

A recent case in the Western District of Virginia sheds some interesting light on the use of claims of Trademark Infringement, False Association and False Endorsement, False Designation of Origin, and False Advertising under the Lanham Act (aka the Trademark


How Long Does It Take to Get a Patent

February 4, 2014 | Posted in IP Law, Patents | By

Clients always ask how long will it take to obtain a patent after an application is filed?  This question is an important one since a patent owner has no rights to enforce against potential infringers until a patent actually issues.


Richard Malagiere Joins Gertner, Mandel, Peslak Law Firm

February 1, 2014 | Posted in Company News | By

Richard Malagiere, Esq. Registered Patent Attorney Registered patent attorney, Richard Malagiere brings years of diverse experience as the Gertner, Mandel & Peslak law firm expands their Intellectual Property Practice Group. Gertner, Mandel & Peslak, LLC announces the expansion of its


Who owns the Public Domain?

January 7, 2014 | Posted in Copyright, IP Law | By

The concept of public domain is something that most people can easily comprehend. If a work of art is in the public domain, it belongs to the public and one person cannot monopolize its use. It is free for the


New Jersey Identity Theft Protection Act

January 7, 2014 | Posted in IP Law | By

The New Jersey Identity Theft Protection Act (the Act) took effect on January 1, 2006. The goal of the Act is to address a major law enforcement issue that has been created by the information age economy, namely personal identity


2014 IP Law Calendar

2014 copyright

January 5, 2014 | Posted in Company News, Copyright | By

Calendar Photography by Art Peslak