US law firm Honigman Miller Schwartz and Cohn has hired two intellectual property lawyers as partners.
US law firm Blank Rome has hired Paul Zagar as a partner to its intellectual property group.
US law firm White and Williams has hired George Xixis as a counsel to its Boston office.
US law firm Taylor English has added Kelly Mullally to its intellectual property practice in Atlanta.
Law firm Mayer Brown has hired Mark Mansour as partner in its Washington, DC office.
Law firm Burns & Levinson has expanded its intellectual property practice with the hire of life sciences attorneys John Hamilton and Gabriel Goldman.
Law firm Fish & Richardson has added patent attorney Lisa Chiarini to its intellectual property litigation group.
The US Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit has again found a patent covering a heart rate monitor to be valid, reversing and remanding a district court’s decision for further consideration in the long-running Biosig v Nautilus case.
Law firm Latham & Watkins has added to its Washington, DC office with the appointment of patent litigator Casey Dwyer as partner.
A judge at the US District Court for the District of Delaware has issued a preliminary injunction against CryoLife, finding that the medical device maker’s PerClot Topical haemostatic powder infringes rival company C R Bard’s patent.