Written by: Andrew Costa and Katherine Cancelliere Each November, ND Galli Law celebrates a few of our wonderful clients. This year’s client spotlights focus on three of our clients, who each, in their own way, is transforming their industry or otherwise having
By: Andrew Costa, Associate Introduction Trademark owners who license their marks must control how those marks are being used – failure to do so can result in the mark being deemed abandoned or even creating what’s known as a “naked
By Katherine Cancelliere, Intern at ND Galli Law College can be an exciting experience, for both students and loved ones, in many ways. New friends, new learning material, and many new challenges and triumphs. Now, with the new Name, Image
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Written by Andrew Costa, Law Clerk at ND Galli Law Under Section 101 of the Patent Act, only inventions that are a “new and useful process, machine, manufacture, or composition of matter, or any new and useful improvement thereof,” are
When I started our firm seven years ago, I could have never envisioned where we would be in 2020. At that point the firm was about to turn five years old and we were beginning to see all our hard
By Michelle Browning Coughlin, Of Counsel, ND Galli Law Last month, I had the opportunity to attend my first in-person business meeting of the American Bar Association (“ABA”) Commission on Women in the Profession (“CWP”), held in Chicago. Founded in
By Andrew Costa, ND Galli Law As artificial intelligence (“AI”) and machine learning become ever more prevalent, new questions continue to emerge as intellectual property law tries to keep pace with these advancing technologies. AI and machine learning are programs
Earlier this month, I had the pleasure of speaking on a panel for the ABA IP Law Section Spring Meeting on international trademark infringement litigation. Our panel particularly highlighted the process for obtaining “preliminary injunctions” in the various jurisdictions. (Preliminary
As we get ready for Spring, it is a good time to think about enhancing your organization’s intellectual property protection. This month, I spoke with two groups about “spring cleaning” when it comes to IP protection. The first presentation was
What you’ll learn from this article: Key business opportunities and challenges common to growing and scaling businesses that raise legal concerns The five legal infrastructure pillars that every growing and scaling business needs The sometimes ignored, but essential, legal protection
“Your brand is the single most important investment you can make in your business.” Steve Forbes Written by: Michelle Browning Coughlin While Steve Forbes, editor of Forbes magazine, was not living through the challenges of the past two years when
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This month, as we are all juggling many things during the holiday season and year end, it feels like a good time to discuss a non-legal topic in our blog – the intersection of habits and identity. Over the last
This November, we celebrate three of our clients, each of whom, in their own way, is transforming their industry or otherwise having an impact on society. Artis Solomon, owned by Professor Kimberly Jenkins, is helping to shine a spotlight on
By: Andrew Costa, IP Co-op Intern from Drexel University’s Thomas R. Kline School of Law Despite how conventional wisdom generally tells us not to mix our business and personal lives, many times, for aspiring entrepreneurs, the people best suited to
By Kevin Gilligan I am a third-year law student at Drexel University Kline School of Law as well as an intern for ND Galli Law. With an undergraduate degree in Biology, I had one focus coming into law school—to be
In this article, we touch upon some hot-button IP areas for digital marketers (especially relevant for CPG companies, service-based and other B2B businesses), such as sharing of other’s content, influencer marketing and brand protection.
Nicole was recently interviewed for the Behind the Numbers TV show and podcast by Dave Bookbinder, the show’s host. Some of the topics covered: The importance of IP in today’s business climate. The process Nicole and her team at ND
Our firm is turning six next month and we’ve started celebrating a little early! It has been really fun to grow the firm and work with such wonderful clients and our fantastic team! As we grow and scale, I have learned a few important lessons about running a business, which I will share with you.
IP assets are critical to every business. How can companies better manage these valuable assets?
Some of the key takeaways from the Bon Appetit: IP Issues in Food panel from the ABA IP Law Section Annual Meeting
This article is about the lack of gender diversity among patent attorneys and how increasing the number of women attorneys will better support initiatives to increase the number of women inventors.
December 2020’s Consolidated Appropriations Act of 2021 (H.R. 133) included legislation creating new tools for intellectual property owners to add to their arsenals.
A step that many businesses put off as long as possible is hiring their first in-house lawyer. Most owners are naturally reluctant to incur a new (and likely large) expense that does not generate revenue, especially if they have regular