June 2, 2015
Fitch Even partner Thomas F. Lebens was recently named to the Board of Directors of the French Hospital Medical Center Foundation. The foundation is committed to supporting the charitable and community health care mission of French Hospital Medical Center, located in San Luis Obispo, California, through fundraising and relationship building. The foundation’s volunteer Board of Directors includes community and business leaders as well as members of the hospital’s leadership and medical staff.
IP Alert | USPTO Fast-Track Appeals Pilot Program Still AvailableMarch 2, 2021
Several months into the one-year Fast-Track Appeals Pilot Program, the USPTO reviews its progress. Read more
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