Definiteness and Damages: Developments in Design Patent Law

The February webinar is being presented by Bryan Hart, Associate at Bejin Bieneman, who will discuss recent developments related to design patents. In particular, Mr. Hart will discuss the Federal Circuit’s decision inIn re Maatitain August and the Supreme Court’s decision in Samsung v. Applein 2016. In re Maatita dealt with how the standard for definiteness applied to design patents. Samsung v. Appledealt with damages in design patent cases; Mr. Hart will also survey district court cases since Samsung.


Bejin Bieneman is a full-service intellectual property law firm. Bejin Bieneman specializes in preparing and prosecuting patent, trademark, and copyright applications, opinions, and intellectual property litigation. Bejin Bieneman also provides intellectual property counseling on a broad range of topics, including, patentability and invalidity searches, trade secrets, IP due diligence, strategic direction, and IP agreements. Our team of attorneys have a wealth of experience in a wide-range of industries including: automotive, aerospace, electronics, medical devices, chemicals, and more.