Volume 50, Issue 2
Members on the move
Jason C. Gish Jason C. Gish has been appointed co-chair of the Boston Chapter of the Licensing Executive Society (LES). Jason is a partner at TLG Law LLC and his practice is focused on business transactions, including license, development, distribution, collaboration, services, consulting, joint venture and other agreements involving technology and intellectual property.  More information on Jason’s background and experience is available at www.linkedin.com/in/jason-gish/. LES is an independent, professional organization that facilitates global intellectual property commerce through education, networking, standards development and certification. More information about LES is available at www.lesusacanada.org/default.aspx.
Jason C. Gish
Mike McGurk starts McGurk Group LLC After spending over thirty (30) years in big law Mike started his own firm in July 2018 - McGurk Group LLC. Mike has retained four (4) team members, each with PhD credentials (life sciences, chemistry, computer and mechanical engineering. Mike continues to look for highly skilled professionals to help expand his team client base. Recently Mike was retained to act as Chief Legal Officer by start-up Arete Discoveries Inc.
Table of Contents
2019 Ⓒ Boston Patent Law Association
Table of Contents
Letter from the BPLA President
Members on the Move
List of Officers, Board of Governors and Committees
BPLA-USPTO Panel Program Featuring Patent Examiner– Behind the Scenes Look at Patent Prosecution from Both Sides
BPLA & FCBA Program - From Boston and Beyond
Summer outing announcement
Job listings
Message from the Editor-in-Chief
Does a “Full Moon” Mean Mars too?
Biopharma IPR Trends – 2019 Mid-Year Update
Racketeering Not Just for Mobsters Anymore: Patent Proceedings Too
Community Calendar
The Annual Dinner In Honor of the Federal Judiciary
National IP Bar Associations from UK Bring Roadshow to Boston
2019 Invented Here! Awards Event
2019 Patent prosecution strategies in China
Metida Law Firm Zaboliene and Partners Annual Meeting event
Looking Forward to the 9th Annual Invented Here! 2019 Awards Event
Roundtable on Upcoming Changes in Trademark Practice in Canada
An eye on Europe: Double patenting in the spotlight
Five important changes to the Canadian Patent Act now in effect