Top 6 reasons to do a trademark search BEFORE you name your business or product When you start a business or bring a new product to market, you may not be thinking about first doing a trademark search. Why spend money on lawyers instead of investing in the business, right? Wrong! Not hiring a lawyer [...]
Invest the time and money in crafting a complete provisional patent application. It will be the foundation for a strong and enforceable patent. Avoid the pitfall of filing a “quick and dirty” provisional.. Whatever you imagine you’ll save upfront will be wasted in the long run when the patent turns out to be worthless.
Presentation at meeting of the Chester County Inventors and Innovators Meetup Group in the Chester County Library, Exton, PA. Meeting is 6:00 PM to 8:30 PM. at the Chester County Library in Exton Click here to register for the Meetup.
Biotechnology Entrepreneurship Editor Craig Shimasaki and contributing author Gerry Elman Gerry Elman visited with Craig Shimasaki at the BIO International Convention in Philadelphia, June 5, 2019. Craig is the editor of the treatise Biotechnology Entrepreneurship. Gerry and a co-author contributed the chapter on Intellectual Property Protection. Since the first edition was published in [...]
Protecting Patient Privacy and Your Business through HIPAA Compliance […]
Presentation at kickoff meeting of the Philly Tech and Business Meetup. Venue: WeWork, 1601 Market Street, Philadelphia. Meetup is 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM. Admission: $5.00 Click here to register.
June 28, 2019 – Gerry Elman to speak on The Topsy Turvy World of Fake Products: Catching Trademark Counterfeiters
Presentation at meeting of the High Technology Crime Investigation Association Delaware Valley Chapter. Venue: John Heinz National Wildlife Refuge near the Philadelphia airport. Meeting is 8:30 AM - 12:30 PM. Click here to register for free.
Learn how Google Doodle can run an Artificial Intelligence tool in your browser to emulate musical composition by Bach. And now Click here for the Google Doodle.
February 25, 2019 — The Wall Street Journal headline reads: GE to Sell Its Biotech Business for $21 Billion. I now know for certain that we're in a topsy-turvy world. Back in 1980 it was lawyers for the General Electric company that persuaded the U.S. Supreme Court to affirm, in the legendary decision of Diamond v. [...]
On December 18th, 2018, we hosted a discussion with the Data Protection Advisory Council, on the topic of Trade Secrets: an Essential Element of Your Intellectual Property Strategy. Companies generally have records of their intellectual property (“IP”) in the categories of patent, trademark, and copyright. But most overlook the value of their data that would [...]
At the National CIO Government Technology Conference held on Oct. 25, 2018 at the Pyramid Club in Philadelphia. Gerry Elman and Austin Morris of Morris Risk Management co-presented the lunch keynote on “Cyber Security and Cyber Risk Management”. Josh Waterston also was an active participant in the event. The CIO Government Technology Conference brought together [...]
We are delighted to share with you this video by our client Gene Dolgoff. Gerry Elman helped him file his first patent application in 1968, which Gene mentions here. And we are honored to be helping protect the intellectual property for his latest inventions as well. Click the > PLAY button in the image to [...]
Aug. 21, 2018: Join the Cloud Security Alliance for a free breakfast & networking event in Philadelphia
Cloud Security 101 - SMB Horror Stories and How to Avoid Them. Date: Tuesday, August 21, 2018 at 8 AM Location: WeWork, 1601 Market Street, Philadelphia, PA 19103 Click here to register Gerry Elman and Josh Waterston are on the Board of CSA-DV and strongly support the goal of educating the public about cloud security. [...]