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May 25, 2016

Albany, NY:  Heslin Rothenberg Farley & Mesiti P.C., an intellectual property law firm based in Albany, New York, is pleased to announce Erica M. Hines has been named a Fellow of The New York Bar Foundation (TNYBF).  Heslin Rothenberg Farley & Mesiti P.C. is the largest law firm dedicated exclusively to Intellectual Property law and…

Jan 07, 2016

The New York Times December 30, 2015 NEW RULES FOR OVERSIGHT OF LAWYERS By Benjamin Mueller Lawyers in New York State will be subject to a uniform disciplinary process under new rules Chief Judge Jonathan Lippman announced on Tuesday, a move that caps months of negotiations aimed at standardizing a system long hampered by regional…

Sep 18, 2015

David P. Miranda calls upon Congress to support federal judiciary, on behalf of NYSBA. Without action by Congress, many New Yorkers who turn to federal courts to resolve disputes can expect a disruption of operations when the new federal fiscal year begins Oct. 1. Read Full Article Here

Sep 01, 2015

PRESS RELEASE – Albany New York September 1, 2015 Partners Jeff Rothenberg, Nicholas Mesiti, Susan E. Farley, David P. Miranda, Brett M. Hutton, and Alana M. Fuierer were named as “New York Super Lawyers” by the publishers of Thomson Reuters. Associates Shanna K. Sanders, Erica M. Hines and Teige P. Sheehan join the list as…

Jun 24, 2015

NYSBA NEWS RELEASE June 22, 2015 New York State Bar Association President David P. Miranda, who was formally inaugurated on Saturday during a meeting of the Association’s House of Delegates in Cooperstown, called on the state government and the legal community to do more to close “the justice gap.” Moments after former New York State…

May 20, 2015

NEW YORK STATE BAR ASSOCIATION State Bar News May/June 2015 Volume 57, No. 3 On June 1, 2015, David P. Miranda will assume the office of President of the New York State Bar Association.  The New York State Bar Association, with 75,000 members, is the largest voluntary state bar organization in the nation. David wants…

Jul 15, 2013

ALBANY, NY-Heslin Rothenberg Farley & Mesiti P.C., an intellectual property law firm based in Albany, New York, is pleased to announce the addition of Alana M. Fuierer as Partner with the firm. Heslin Rothenberg Farley & Mesiti P.C. is the largest law firm dedicated exclusively to Intellectual Property law and related litigation in upstate New…

Apr 08, 2012

Mayo Collaborative Services v. Prometheus Laboratories, Inc. On March 20, 2012, the U.S. Supreme Court, by unanimous decision, handed down its opinion in Mayo Collaborative Services v. Prometheus Laboratories, Inc. (No. 10-1150), which addressed the issue of patent eligibility of certain types of medical diagnostic patent claims. The Prometheus decision concerned U.S. Patent Nos. 6,355,623…

Apr 02, 2012

Since the enactment of the Leahy-Smith America Invents Act (AIA) last September, the USPTO has been busy creating new rules, procedures, and guidelines as required under the Act. It has also established a helpful AIA implementation website, where updates on its ongoing efforts are continually presented and which also contains a link offering an email…