International Trademark Association (INTA) 2020 Annual Meeting – Ethical Issues in U.S. Trademark Law

Michael E. McCabe, Jr.Continuing Legal Education, IP Ethics, IP Ethics CLE, IP Malpractice, Legal Ethics, Legal Malpractice, PTO Ethics Decisions, Speaking Engagements, Trademark ethics, trademark malpractice, Unauthorized Practice of Law, Upcoming

International Trademark Association (INTA) 2020 Annual Meeting – INTA’s 142nd Annual Meeting New Ethical Issues in U.S. Trademark Law, a panel discussion featuring Michael E. McCabe, Jr.  (McCabe Law LLC) and David Kramer (Gemini Risk).  The panel will address recent changes in U.S. trademark practices and procedures and the hottest topics in legal ethics facing trademark practitioners and their clients … Read More

Patent Prosecution Malpractice: Minimizing the Risk of Claims

Michael E. McCabe, Jr.Continuing Legal Education, Ethics CLE, IP Ethics, IP Ethics CLE, IP Malpractice, Legal Malpractice, Patent Malpractice, Patent Prosecution Malpractice, Risk Management, Speaking Engagements, Upcoming

Patent Prosecution Malpractice: Minimizing the Risk of Claims by Michael E. McCabe, Jr. (McCabe Law LLC) and Amy E. Richardson (Harris Wiltshire) The panel will guide patent counsel on minimizing the risk of malpractice claims in patent prosecution. The panel will examine common pitfalls and problematic behavior as well as how the courts have dealt with recent malpractice claims in the … Read More

2020 ABA-IPL Section Annual Meeting: The USPTO’s Focus on Declarations

Michael E. McCabe, Jr.IP Ethics, IP Ethics CLE, Patent Ethics, Speaking Engagements, Trademark Ethics, Trademark ethics, Upcoming, USPTO Ethics Investigation, USPTO OED

The USPTO’s Focus on Declarations – Moderated by Michael E. McCabe, Jr (McCabe Law) with panelists Emil Ali (Carr Butterfield), Kathleen Cooney-Porter (USPTO) and Robert J. Lavache (USPTO) 2020 ABA-Intellectual Property Law Section Annual Meeting New Date:  June 1, 2020 New Venue:  Webinar

“Stay In Your Lane: Patent Agents Must Respect Limited License Rights” Published by AIPLA

Michael E. McCabe, Jr.IP Ethics, OED, Office of Enrollment and Discipline, Patent Agent, Patent Agent Ethics, Published Works, Speaking Engagements, Trademark ethics, Unauthorized Practice of Law, USPTO Ethics Investigation, USPTO Rules of Professional Conduct

On May 1, 2020, The Agent – An AIPLA Patent Agents Committee Publication published “Stay In Your Lane: Patent Agents Must Respect Limited License Rights” by Michael E. McCabe, Jr. The article addresses the ethical restrictions on Patent Agents right to practice outside of patent law before the USPTO

Quoted in Law360: Full Fed. Circ. Asked to Rethink Voiding IP in Ethanol MDL

Michael E. McCabe, Jr.Inequitable Conduct, IP Ethics, Patent Litigation Ethics, PTO Ethics Rules, Quotes, Speaking Engagements

On April 15, 2020, Michael E. McCabe, Jr. was quoted in Law360 (including IP360 and Legal Ethics360) in an article entitled Full Fed. Circ. Asked to Rethink Voiding IP in Ethanol MDL by Tiffany Hu (sub. req’d). The Law360 article addresses the Federal Circuit’s recent decision that Cantor Colburn attorneys and their client committed inequitable conduct in connection with prosecution … Read More

Quoted In Law360: Fed. Circ. Inequitable Conduct Case Alarms IP Ethics Attys

Michael E. McCabe, Jr.Duty of Candor, Inequitable Conduct, IP Ethics, Legal Ethics, Patent Litigation Ethics, Quotes, Speaking Engagements

On March 11, 2020, Michael E. McCabe, Jr. was quoted in Law360 (including IP360 and Legal Ethics360) in an article entitled “Fed. Circ. Inequitable Conduct Case Alarms IP Ethics Attys” by Ryan Davis (sub. req’d). The Law360 article addresses the Federal Circuit’s recent decision that Cantor Colburn attorneys and their client committed inequitable conduct in connection with prosecution of patents … Read More

State Bar for Arizona Sixth Annual CLE in the Garden 2020: Ethics for IP Lawyers

Michael E. McCabe, Jr.Continuing Legal Education, Ethics CLE, IP Ethics CLE, Legal Ethics, Litigation Ethics, Patent Attorney Disciplinary Matters, Patent Litigation Ethics, Previous, PTO Ethics Decisions, PTO Ethics Rules, Speaking Engagements, Trademark ethics

Ethics for IP Lawyers, presented by Michael E. McCabe, Jr. (McCabe Law LLC) and Laura Rogal (Jaburg Wilk) State Bar for Arizona Sixth Annual CLE in the Garden Desert Botanical Garden Phoenix, Arizona February 25, 2020 at 3:30 pm MT 1.0 hr. ethics CLE

Quoted in Law360: $32M Dentons Verdict Could Put Vereins In The Crosshairs

Michael E. McCabe, Jr.Conflicts of Interest, IP Litigation Malpractice, IP Malpractice, Legal Ethics, Legal Malpractice, Litigation Ethics, Quotes, Speaking Engagements

On February 25, 2020, Michael E. McCabe, Jr. was quoted in Law360 (including IP360 and Legal Ethics360) in an article entitled “$32 million Dentons Verdict Could Put Vereins in the Crosshairs” by Aebra Coe. The Law360 article addresses the ethical risks of the Swiss verein structure as it relates to conflicts of interest. The case involved a claim that Dentons … Read More