Malin Haley Client, Switch Grips, has developed an innovative patent pending interchangeable golf grip system that allows golfers to customize their putter grips. The Switch Grips system was selected from more than 200 products as one of the top “Best New Products” at the 2015 PGA Merchandise Show in Orlando Florida.
Mark Bowen, a partner with Malin Haley DiMaggio & Bowen, was featured in WSVN Channel 7’s Help Me Howard show discussing issues relating to trademark rights and trademark infringement. The segment was broadcast throughout South Florida on Monday, July 6, 2015, and can be viewed at the following link: http://www.wsvn.com/story/29487226/starbucks-coffee-vs-stardust-coffee
On December 18, 2012, the Patent Law Treaties Implementation Act of 2012 (PLTIA) was signed into law. The PLTIA among other things sets forth provisions implementing the 1999 Geneva Act of the Hague Agreement Concerning the International Registration of Industrial Designs (“Hague Agreement”). These provisions (Title I of the PLTIA) take effect on May 13, […]
Supreme Court issues long-awaited decision, upholding doctrine of equivalents, with limitations, in patent cases
The U.S. Supreme Court recently handed down a landmark decision of enormous import, which have United States inventors and patent attorneys feeling festive, or at least breathing a collective sigh of relief. In Festo v. Shoketsu, __ U.S. ___ (2002) (decided May 28, 2002), the Court vacated a judgment of the Federal Circuit that severely […]