James Slattery has been actively engaged in the intellectual property field since 1970. He specializes in international intellectual property law and has assisted the World Intellectual Property Organization (“WIPO”), the Swedish Patent Office, the U.S. Patent Office and the Japanese Patent Office with many training programs. In 2000, WIPO awarded Mr. Slattery a special award to honor him for his work with the World Wide Academy Advisory Board, which is in charge of ongoing training programs regarding International Patent, Trademark and Copyright treaties administered by WIPO. Mr. Slattery has been the President/Chairman of a number of intellectual property organizations. He has also participated in patent, trademark and copyright litigations before Federal and State Courts and has lectured on U.S. and Patent law both abroad and in the United States.

Mr. Slattery’s experience also includes:

  • Lecturer, U.S. Patent and Trademark Office, Patent Academy, 1978-2000 and World Intellectual Property Organization, 1985-2006
  • Patent Examiner, U.S. Patent and Trademark Office, 1970-1976
  • Elected Councilman for the City of Falls Church, 1988-1992
  • Franklin Pierce Law Center Advisory Committee for Intellectual Property, 1987-
  • Member, Panel of Arbitrators, American Arbitration Association
  • Member, Panel of Arbitrators, World Intellectual Property Organization
  • Practiced in intellectual property field since 1970, specializing in mechanical and design patents, trademarks, copyrights and litigation

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    BIO International Convention

    BIO International Convention

    San Diego, CA
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    BSKB Summer Patent Seminar 2022

    BSKB Summer Patent Seminar 2022

    BSKB Falls Church offices
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Articles

  • May 20, 2022

    Benchmarking Adaptive Steered Molecular Dynamics (ASMD) on CHARMM Force Fields

    by Hailey R. Bureau, T. Dwight McGee, Stephen Quirk, Rigoberto Hernandez, & Caley Allen | Chemistry Europe: European Chemical Societies Publishing

    BSKB’s Hailey Bureau, Ph.D., co-authored a research article entitled “Benchmarking Adaptive Steered Molecular Dynamics (ASMD) on CHARMM Force Fields”. Although prepared during her time in graduate school, the paper has now been published on May 20, 2022 in ChemPhysChem.

  • April 29, 2022

    Responding to Examiner Rejections in Chem/Pharma/Bio Applications

    by Chad M. Rink and Briana Barron | Patent Law Institute

    BSKB’s Chad Rink recently co-lectured with Briana Barron during the 2022 Patent Law Institute (PLI) virtual meeting. Their topic was “Responding to Examiner Rejections in Chem/Pharma/Bio Applications.” Chad and Briana discussed recent court decisions covering written description, obviousness, and inequitable conduct.