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Casey Murray and Kevin Tuttle Provide Guidance to Small Business Owners

Spencer Fane attorneys Casey Murray and Kevin Tuttle recently presented at the SCORE Legal Workshop on employment and intellectual property law for small businesses.

Spencer Fane Adds Experienced IP Attorney to Phoenix Office

Spencer Fane LLP is pleased to announce Blake Atkinson will join the firm’s Phoenix office as an associate in the Intellectual Property Practice Group.

“Best Lawyers in America” Recognizes 59 Spencer Fane Attorneys

Spencer Fane is pleased to announce that 59 of the firm’s attorneys have been selected for inclusion in the 2019 edition of Best Lawyers in America. Attorneys are recognized in their respective practice areas.

Spencer Fane Continues Growth in Texas

Firm Adds Four Attorneys in Dallas Area

Spencer Fane LLP is pleased to announce the addition of four attorneys to its two Dallas-area offices, the latest demonstration of the firm’s continued commitment to grow, in and outside of Texas, alongside the business needs of clients.

Kyle Elliott Conducts Intellectual Property Workshop at Mid-Continent Public Library

Spencer Fane attorney Kyle Elliott presented at the Mid-Continent Public Library (MPCL) Intellectual Property Workshop on the topics of copyright, trade secrets, patents, and trademarks.

Spencer Fane welcomes Steven Laureanti and David Banko

Firm’s growing Phoenix office adds capacity to IP practice

Spencer Fane LLP is pleased to welcome partner Steven Laureanti and associate David Banko to the firm’s Phoenix office. The addition of Laureanti and Banko brings new depth to the firm’s intellectual property practice, and continues a strong growth trend that has included six new attorneys in Phoenix and seventy-one new arrivals firm-wide since December 2016.

Kyle Elliott to Share IP Best Practices at iWerx Lunch & Learn

As part of the iWerx “Lunch & Lean” program for entrepreneurs, Spencer Fane Partner Kyle Elliott will present “What Business Owners Should Know about Patent, Copyright and Trademark Laws.” In his presentation at 11:30 Tuesday, December 5, Kyle will explain the ins and outs of patent, trademark and copyright protection for innovative business products and services. Attendees can even learn how comic book icons Archie and Veronica are relevant to intellectual property issues.

“Best Lawyers in America” Recognizes 58 Spencer Fane Attorneys

Spencer Fane is pleased to announce that 58 of the firm’s attorneys have been selected for inclusion in the 2018 edition of Best Lawyers in America. Attorneys are recognized in their respective practice areas ranging from white collar criminal defense and environmental litigation to bankruptcy and tax law.

Kyle Elliott Shares IP Best Practices at Northland Coffee Connect

In a presentation at iWerx, an entrepreneurial development center in North Kansas City, MO, Kyle Elliott recently discussed intellectual property legal issues with approximately 30 business owners.

Spencer Fane LLP Expands into Dallas Market

Spencer Fane is pleased to announce that the firm has established a presence in the Dallas/Fort Worth market with the addition of three attorneys: Charissa Sloan Dvorak (Litigation) who has joined Spencer Fane from GRACE, a non-profit that assists faith communities with responses to sexual misconduct or abuse, and Jaspal Hare (Intellectual Property) and Jacob Sparks (Litigation and Financial Services), who have joined the firm from Scheef & Stone, L.L.P. The new Dallas office reflects the firm’s continued strategic growth into new markets to better suit clients’ needs.

Robbins Shares Insights on Brulotte Rule in Law360

Spencer Fane Partner Glenn Robbins was featured as a guest author in Law360 this past week, offering his insights on the Brulotte rule, which restricts patent holders from receiving license royalties following a patent’s expiration.

Spencer Fane Expands its Intellectual Property Practice Group

Kansas City, Missouri – Spencer Fane Britt & Browne LLP is pleased to announce the addition of an associate to its Kansas City office. Chinenye Okafor will join the firm’s Intellectual Property Practice Group where she will focus on patent and trademark acquisition as well as intellectual property litigation matters.