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Intellectual Property Law

A Section of the Virginia State Bar.


Public Information Pamphlets:

Protecting Your Intellectual Property: Patents, Trademarks, & Copyrights

Basic information on intellectual property protection


Virginia Lawyer Magazine — June/July 2012

Intellectual Property Section Serves Members and Encourages Interest in Intellectual Property Law
by Stephen W. Palan

First-To-File or First-To-Invent: What’s the Difference? The U.S. Patent System Transitions
by Matthew R. Osenga

IP Owners in Foreign Proceedings May Force the Disclosure of Information Inside the United States
by Christopher P. Foley

Trademark Board Finds CRACKBERRY Infringing and Not a Parody of BLACKBERRY
by Timothy J. Lockhart

Recent Developments Regarding Business Method Patents
by Suzanne C. Walts and William J. Sauers

Virginia Lawyer Magazine — June/July 2007

Intellectual Property Section Educates Lawyers, Encourages Lawyers-to-Be
by Cynthia C. Lynch

Summary Judgment at the TTAB: Is It Worth Pursuing?
by Christopher P. Foley

Patent Owners Beware: Offering a License Could Land You in Court
by Michael I. Coe, Stephen W. Palan and Mark M. Supko

The Race to Protect Personal Information
by Melanie C. Holloway and Janet P. Peyton

Student Writing Competition Winner: Written Description of Software Inventions: An Argument for the Status Quo
by Ajeet Pai

Virginia Lawyer Magazine — June/July 2002

The Challenge of the New Millenium
by Stephen E. Noona

Pass the Parmesan ®? What You Need to Know About Geographical Indications and Trademarks
by Eleanor K. Meltzer

Intellectual Property Issues in Mergers, Acquisitions and Divestitures: A Practical Guide for the Deal Lawyer
by Janet P. Peyton

As Online Music Turns to Gold, Who will Control the Goldmine?
by Karen E. Daily and John B. Farmer

Using Intellectual Property To Protect Business Methods
by Charles F. Wieland III and John J.G. Kim