112(f) Has a Hair Trigger: Avoiding Means-Plus-Function Misfires

Avoiding Invocation of 35 U.S.C. ยง 112(f)

By Ambar P. Nayate, Principal, Shumaker & Sieffert, P.A.

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Shumaker & Sieffert Celebrates 15th Anniversary!

Shumaker & Sieffert is celebrating fifteen years of success, camaraderie and commitment to excellence in the delivery of IP legal services. We take pride in the many enduring client relationships built by the firm over the years, and honor the Shumaker & Sieffert attorneys and staff members responsible for the firm's success. With over forty registered patent attorneys and several thousand patents granted around the world for our clients, there is cause for celebration and optimism for the future.

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Shumaker & Sieffert Names New Principals

Shumaker & Sieffert is pleased to announce the appointment of four new Principals: Jeffrey R. Joseph, Matthew K. Gage, Ambar P. Nayate and Brian R. Dawley. Each has exemplified the level of quality and client service for which the firm is known.

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New Patent Attorneys Join Shumaker & Sieffert

Shumaker & Sieffert is pleased to announce that Robert Madden and Bryan Dobbs have joined the firm as Associates. Both have extensive experience in patent prosecution and degrees in electrical engineering. The addition of Robert and Bryan further strengthens the firm's concentration of patent attorneys with electronics and software expertise.

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