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62 Spilman Attorneys Recognized by Best Lawyers 2017

Spilman Ingots 25 Aug 2016 | 11:38 AM

We are pleased to announce that 62 of the firm’s attorneys were selected by their peers for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America 2017 directory of leading attorneys. The Best Lawyers in America, published by Woodward White, Inc., is based … Continue reading

Maintaining Your Trademark Registrations-Part 2

Spilman Ingots 22 Aug 2016 | 1:31 PM

Once you have obtained a U.S federal trademark registration, you must take certain steps to maintain the registration or else you risk losing your trademark protection. We now discuss a key step in maintaining your federal trademark registration—showing use of … Continue reading

How to Maintain Your Trademark Registrations

Spilman Ingots 04 Aug 2016 | 8:34 PM

This article explains filing deadlines and document requirements for maintaining federal trademark registrations with the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (“USPTO”). The documentation for establishing proof of continued use of your mark, registration renewals and establishing the incontestability of your … Continue reading

Congratulations to the 2016 Athena Award Finalists

Spilman Ingots 21 Jul 2016 | 2:41 PM

Congratulations to all of the finalists for the 2016 Athena Awards Program of Greater Pittsburgh. The Allegheny Conference on Community Development created the award to focus on three attributes – professional excellence, contributions to the community and mentorship of other women. … Continue reading

Post-Brexit: EU and UK Intellectual Property Protection

Spilman Ingots 24 Jun 2016 | 4:38 PM

Many U.S. companies rely on foreign intellectual property protection for their inventions, including, of course, the European Union (“EU”). European Patent Organization (“EPO”) President Benoit Battistelli issued a brief statement today on the U.K. referendum voted in on June 23, … Continue reading

The Brexit – The Impact and Top 5 Questions

Spilman Ingots 24 Jun 2016 | 2:25 PM

We have all heard the news by now. Britain has voted and will be leaving the European Union. But, what does it all really mean? NDTV takes a look at the Brexit and asks five important questions. What does it … Continue reading

They’re Smiling Like a Butcher’s Dog

Spilman Ingots 13 Jun 2016 | 2:57 PM

Mike Lange, the Pittsburgh Penguins’ play-by-play broadcaster, couldn’t have said it better. Congratulations to the Pittsburgh Penguins on their amazing fourth Stanley Cup! The Penguins captured the win after defeating the San Jose Sharks 3-1 in Game 6. Click here … Continue reading

Spilman Attorneys Recognized by 2016 Pennsylvania Super Lawyers

Spilman Ingots 16 May 2016 | 12:57 PM

We are pleased to announce that attorneys Sally E. Edison and Ronald W. Schuler have been selected to the 2016 Pennsylvania Super Lawyers list, and Barry A. Naum has been selected to the 2016 Pennsylvania Super Lawyers Rising Stars list. The … Continue reading

The Golden Triangle Remains Golden and is Growing

Spilman Ingots 11 May 2016 | 2:33 PM

The Pittsburgh Downtown Partnership has issued their latest report and the news is good.  According to the State of Downtown report, new development is occurring and going beyond the “golden triangle.” In 2015, the city saw $636 million in new projects, … Continue reading

Save Your Energy – Pittsburgh Tops the List Again

Spilman Ingots 29 Apr 2016 | 12:49 PM

The Pittsburgh 2030 District has something to brag about. This initiative, created by the Green Building Alliance, aims to cut energy, water and transportation-related emissions by the year 2030. Pittsburgh has 438 participating buildings, at a total of 68.2 million … Continue reading

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