December 10, 2019
The University of Illinois College of Law has named Fitch Even to its 2018–19 Employer Honor Roll. The Honor Roll recognizes employers that have regularly hired recent College of Law graduates over the past three years.
Fitch Even currently counts 10 graduates of the University of Illinois College of Law among its ranks. Law school representatives, including Dean Vikram D. Amar, recently met with Fitch Even alumni and other attorneys at our Chicago offices to commemorate the continuing valued association between the school and our firm.
IP Alert | Federal Circuit Clarifies Equitable Intervening Rights Extend Beyond Protecting Monetary InvestmentsFebruary 26, 2021
On February 19, in John Bean Technologies Corp. v. Morris & Associates, Inc., the Federal Circuit clarified the types of investments that may be entitled to protections under the doctrine of equitable intervening rights, holding that it can extend beyond a monetary investment. Read more
IP Alert | Knowledge Within the Art Does Not Save Means-Plus-Function Claim Term Lacking Corresponding StructureFebruary 19, 2021
On February 12, in Synchronoss Technologies, Inc. v. Dropbox, Inc., the Federal Circuit affirmed that certain of Synchronoss's claims were invalid for indefiniteness, since the claims included a means-plus-function claim term that did not have adequate structural support in the specification. Read more