Client Successes

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“KlickFix” kicks-in
The "KlickFix" Sequentially-Deployable Lip Seal System increases productivity while assuring on-line capability in manufacturing, thanks to the Marshall, Gerstein & Borun IP team who helped make this useful system become a world-wide reality.Almost...
Cleantech is in our heart
Implementing clean technology in wastewater treatment facilities allows Marshall, Gerstein & Borun to partner for a clean future.For more than five years, Marshall, Gerstein & Borun has worked with members of the Heartland Technology Partners...
Eliminating spillover via an inter partes victory
The Firm secured a complete victory for SSW Holding Company, Inc., in an inter partes review proceeding challenging the validity of an SSW patent, making its client one of just a handful to emerge from the newly established inter partes review...
Fierce advocates
In presenting this gift of Samurai armor to Marshall, Gerstein & Borun, a grateful client explained that he chose the gift because Marshall’s team of trial lawyers had "represented him as loyally and fiercely as any Samurai warrior." Also, he...
Illumina continues critical work in human genomics
Working at the cutting edge of science and medicine, Marshall, Gerstein & Borun's client, Illumina, Inc., created its Genome Analyzer, HiSeq, and MiSeq instruments to sequence DNA at extremely high speeds. When Life Technologies Corp....
It’s in our blood
Today, cancer patients around the world will get more out of life, thanks to a remarkable therapeutic drug used during chemotherapy to stimulate the production of red blood cells and combat the debilitating effects of anemia. In 1983, the startup...
Nanotechnology
Northwestern University licensed a patent portfolio of technologies from the laboratory of Chad A. Mirkin to launch AuraSense LLC., a biotechnology company founded to pursue the unique therapeutic potential of engineered nanoparticles.Founded in...
Navigant expands capabilities with acquisition
When global professional services giant Navigant Consulting identified Atlanta-based RevenueMed as a strategic acquisition target, Navigant’s general counsel turned to Marshall, Gerstein & Borun for guidance on all IP-related aspects of the...
OpenCEL LLP
Generating a high voltage electrical field several thousand times per second, OpenCEL’s Focused Pulsed (FP) Technology helps eliminate waste from wastewater. What’s more, OpenCEL’s FP Technology converts that waste into a form that...
Protecting Carbon-Capture Technologies
Marshall Gerstein obtained a successful result for CO2 Solutions, Inc., in an Inter Partes Review (IPR) of one of CO2 Solutions’ patents covering its enzyme-based technology for capturing carbon dioxide from exhaust gas. The Patent Trial and...
Shop Vac
"Shop-Vac® is the original wet/dry vac." For more than 50 years Shop-Vac® Corporation has manufactured innovative, high quality vacuum cleaners and accessories. Marshall, Gerstein & Borun has assisted the company by prosecuting...
The Estate of Vivian Maier and John Maloof Reach Agreement
Vivian Maier, a prolific amateur photographer who has achieved international posthumous fame and acclaim, died intestate in 2009. John Maloof, a former real estate agent in Chicago, obtained thousands of Maier’s photographic negatives and...
Vanguard Approach to Protect IP Rights In Bankruptcy
Marshall Gerstein’s Maureen Beacom Gorman, Julianne M. Hartzell, and Tiffany D. Gehrke are forging new law in a recent intellectual property counterfeiting case.  After the team had obtained a multi-million dollar judgment and an...