February 4, 2019
Seven Fitch Even partners have been selected for inclusion in the 2019 list of Illinois Super Lawyers and one partner has been selected for inclusion in the 2019 list of Illinois Rising Stars.
Karl R. Fink and Timothy P. Maloney were once again recognized as top attorneys in Intellectual Property Litigation in Illinois, and Stephen S. Favakeh, Mark W. Hetzler, Allen E. Hoover, Joseph T. Nabor, and Joseph E. Shipley were recognized as top attorneys in Intellectual Property Law in Illinois. No more than 5 percent of all lawyers in the state are selected by the research team at Super Lawyers to receive this honor each year.
David A. Gosse was named to this year’s Illinois Rising Stars list as a top-rated attorney in Intellectual Property Litigation. He was included among the top up-and-coming attorneys in the state who are 40 years old or younger or who have been practicing for 10 years or less. No more than 2.5 percent of Illinois lawyers receive this honor each year.
Super Lawyers®, a Thomson Reuters business, is a rating service of outstanding lawyers from more than 70 practice areas who have attained a high degree of peer recognition and professional achievement. Attorneys are selected using a multiphase process that includes independent research evaluation of candidates, peer nominations, and peer evaluations. For more information, please visit www.superlawyers.com.
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IP Alert | Federal Circuit Affirms Athena's Diagnostic Method Claims to Be Patent Ineligible Under Section 101February 19, 2019
On February 6, in Athena Diagnostics v. Mayo Collaborative Services, the Federal Circuit held that patent claims drawn to a method for diagnosing neurological disorders were invalid and offered guidance on how it will analyze such claims in future decisions. Read more