Thomas Ring to Participate in Practising Law Institute’s Patent Fundamentals Bootcamp

May 9, 2017
Chicago, IL

Marshall, Gerstein & Borun LLP special counsel Thomas J. Ring will participate in Practising Law Institute (PLI)’s Patent Fundamentals Bootcamp 2017: An Introduction to Patent Drafting, Prosecution, and Litigation, being held at the University of Chicago Gleacher Center in Chicago, Illinois.

PLI’s Patent Fundamentals Bootcamp 2017: 
An Introduction to Patent Drafting, Prosecution, and Litigation
Tuesday, May 9 – Thursday, May 11, 2017
The University of Chicago Gleacher Center
Chicago, IL 60611

This three-day program will feature lecture sessions and clinics that follow the patent application process – from invention disclosure and patent application preparation, through prosecution, issuance, and beyond, to litigation and opinion preparation.

Mr. Ring will participate in a clinic on Wednesday, May 10, 2017, beginning at 1:15 p.m. Individuals will receive an application amendment problem relating to a sample invention. Participant’s responses will be reviewed by Mr. Ring and other professionals in a small group and on a one-on-one basis. For more information and to register for the PLI program, click here.

Thomas J. Ring has more than 25 years of experience in various aspects of patent and trademark law, including the preparation and prosecution of U.S. and foreign patent applications; representing clients in re-examinations and interferences; preparation of patent and trademark opinions including non-infringement, invalidity, product clearance, and trademark availability opinions; patent and trademark litigation; negotiating and drafting patent and trademark licenses; and IP due diligence reviews and IP litigation support. Mr. Ring has been selected by the Law Bulletin Publishing Company as a "Leading Lawyer."

PLI is a nonprofit continuing legal education and professional business training organization, chartered by the Regents of the University of the State of New York.