Events

Bejin Bieneman Presents an Introduction to Careers in IP Law to Engineering Universities in Southeast Michigan

Bejin Bieneman PLC will present IP law informational events at local engineering schools including Wayne State, in front of the Society of Women Engineers (SWE) at Lawrence Tech, and in front of SWE at the University of Michigan – Ann Arbor. The events will provide an introduction to intellectual property law, and will highlight the Bejin Bieneman Diversity Scholarship Program,… Read More »Bejin Bieneman Presents an Introduction to Careers in IP Law to Engineering Universities in Southeast Michigan

Bejin Bieneman PLC Joins Ford Motor Company’s Legal Alliance for Women in a Global Day of Service

Worldwide Effort Brings Together Volunteers from the Legal Profession to Support More Than 80 Community-Based Organizations Ford Motor Company’s Legal Alliance for Women (LAW) is hosting the Second Annual Global Day of Service on Sept. 26, focusing on servicing organizations who support the well-being of women and girls Bejin Bieneman PLC employees will volunteer at Crossroads of Michigan and Children’s… Read More »Bejin Bieneman PLC Joins Ford Motor Company’s Legal Alliance for Women in a Global Day of Service

Charles Bieneman and Daniel Hegner to Present on Recent Developments in U.S. Patent Law in Toronto, Canada

Southfield, MI (February 5, 2019) – Bejin Bieneman partners, Charles Bieneman and Daniel Hegner, will present on recent developments in U.S. patent law to the Toronto Intellectual Property Group on February 27 from 5:30 – 8:30pm at Rosewater Room in Toronto, Canada. Mr. Bieneman and Mr. Hegner will discuss recent developments that affect how practitioners prepare and prosecute applications for… Read More »Charles Bieneman and Daniel Hegner to Present on Recent Developments in U.S. Patent Law in Toronto, Canada

Charles Bieneman To Moderate Panel at AIPLA Annual Meeting

Southfield, MI (October 22, 2018) – Charles Bieneman, member of Bejin Bieneman, PLC, will moderate a plenary session of this year’s AIPLA annual meeting covering The Nonobviousness of Obvious-ness: Best Practices for Overcoming Obvious Rejections. Every year the American Intellectual Property Law Association (AIPLA) puts on an annual three-day conference for lawyers in private and corporate practice, in government service,… Read More »Charles Bieneman To Moderate Panel at AIPLA Annual Meeting

Christopher Francis and Daniel Hegner Featured as Panelists on Strafford Live CLE Webinar: Using Broadest Reasonable Interpretation to Your Advantage in Patent Prosecution

Southfield, MI (August 30, 2018) – Christopher Francis and Daniel Hegner, both members of Bejin Bieneman, are the featured panelists on a CLE Strafford webinar on September 27 at 1:00pm EDT titled, Using Broadest Reasonable Interpretation to Your Advantage in Patent Prosecution. Patent examiners often interpret claims more broadly than is reasonable to practitioners, but they lack tools to fight… Read More »Christopher Francis and Daniel Hegner Featured as Panelists on Strafford Live CLE Webinar: Using Broadest Reasonable Interpretation to Your Advantage in Patent Prosecution

Charles Bieneman To Present on IP Chat Channel: The Latest on Functional Claiming after Mastermine v. Microsoft

Detroit, MI (November 30, 2017) – On Wednesday, December 6 at 2pm EST, Charles Bieneman, along with other notable panelists, will be guest speaking on IP Chat Channel to discuss the Federal Circuit’s recent guidance on functional claiming in Mastermine v. Microsoft. The recent case reversed a lower court’s finding of indefiniteness – holding that the claims were not improperly… Read More »Charles Bieneman To Present on IP Chat Channel: The Latest on Functional Claiming after Mastermine v. Microsoft

Bejin Bieneman Hosted its 5th Annual IP Seminar at the Detroit Athletic Club on September 28, 2017

Detroit, MI (October 3, 2017) – On September 28, 2017 from 3-5pm, Bejin Bieneman hosted its 5th annual IP Seminar at the Detroit Athletic Club. The seminar featured a panel discussion with Judge Randall Ray Rader and Judge Gerald Ellis Rosen focusing on mediation advocacy. Once the seminar concluded, the evening continued with a networking social hour.  Below is a… Read More »Bejin Bieneman Hosted its 5th Annual IP Seminar at the Detroit Athletic Club on September 28, 2017

Charles Bieneman to Speak at USPTO 2017 Business Methods Partnership Meeting

Detroit, MI (August 28, 2017) – The United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) is hosting its 2017 Business Methods Partnership Meeting on Wednesday, September 20 from 1-4pm ET at the USPTO campus in Alexandria, Virginia. Charles Bieneman, of Bejin Bieneman PLC, is one of the featured speakers at the event. Presentations will include: Technology Center Director’s updated focus on… Read More »Charles Bieneman to Speak at USPTO 2017 Business Methods Partnership Meeting

Bejin Bieneman Hosts IP Seminar 2017 at the DAC on September 28

On September 28, 2017 from 3-7:30pm, Bejin Bieneman PLC will host its 5th annual IP Seminar at the Detroit Athletic Club. Bejin Bieneman is excited to announce that the IP Seminar will feature a panel discussion with Judge Randall Ray Rader and Judge Gerald Ellis Rosen focusing on mediation advocacy. Below is the schedule for the day: 3:10-3:15             Introduction – Mediation… Read More »Bejin Bieneman Hosts IP Seminar 2017 at the DAC on September 28

Strafford – Overcoming Rejections for Computer and Electronics Patents

Date of Webinar: May 4, 2017 from 1-2:30am EST Webinar topic: Overcoming 101 Rejections for Computer and Electronics Related Patents Since the Supreme Court’s decision in Alice Corp. v. CLS Bank, the USPTO has dramatically increased its rejections under 35 U.S.C. §101, and the federal courts and the Patent Trial and Appeal Board have been increasingly active in invalidating issued patents. Further,… Read More »Strafford – Overcoming Rejections for Computer and Electronics Patents