February 18, 2016
An article written by Fitch Even partner Joseph F. Marinelli is featured in the February 2016 issue of Business Law Today, published by the ABA Business Law Section. In the article, “New Amendments to the Federal Rules of Civil Procedure: What's the Big Idea?,” Joe examines the significant amendments to the Federal Rules that took effect on December 1, 2015, and are intended to make civil litigation more efficient by compressing deadlines, streamlining discovery planning, clarifying the scope of discovery, and revamping the rules regarding the preservation of electronically stored information.
To access the article online, please visit the ABA website.
Joe is an IP litigator with more than 15 years of hands-on courtroom experience and a diverse intellectual property law practice covering all aspects of IP creation, management, enforcement, and licensing. Joe has extensive experience litigating in popular patent venues including the Northern District of California, the Western District of Wisconsin, and the Eastern District of Texas, as well as representing clients in post-grant procedures before the USPTO.