IP Program

Student and Alumnus Help Inventor Through Georgia PATENTS Program

There are a lot of barriers—especially for people with limited resources—to developing a product or starting a company, said Brad Czerwonky (J.D. ’18). The Georgia Lawyers for the Arts Georgia PATENTS program is working to reduce those barriers by connecting solo inventors, nonprofits and small businesses with limited financial resources with patent agents and attorneys… more »

IP Celebration

Posted On July 22, 2016

Please join us at the 2016 IP Celebration to celebrate the newly formed intellectual property partnership between Georgia State University and Georgia Institute of Technology, and recognize members of the intellectual property community.  

2016 IP Celebration When: 7-10 p.m. Friday, Oct. 7 Where: The Fox Theatre ǀ Egyptian Ballroom, 660 Peachtree St.… more »

Coca-Cola’s Hollinger (J.D. ’08) to Discuss IP Strategy at May 11 Hot Topics

Posted On May 5, 2016

Susanne Hollinger (J.D. ’08), head of patents at The Coca-Cola Co., will be the keynote speaker for Georgia State University College of Law’s 12th annual IP Hot Topics Luncheon at noon, Wednesday, May 11 at the Knowles Conference Center, 85 Park Place.

12th Annual IP Hot Topics Lunch Noon-1:30 p.m. Wednesday, May 11: Knowles Conference… more »

IP Legends Aaron, Landau and Needle Honored 

Center for Intellectual Property Recognizes Three at Oct. 20 Luncheon

Georgia State University College of Law Center for Intellectual Property and its IP Advisory Board honored baseball legend Hank Aaron, patent attorney William H. Needle and Professor of Law Michael Landau with the 2015 Intellectual Property Legends Awards at a luncheon at… more »

IP Career Showcase

Posted On September 30, 2015

2016 IP Career Showcase When: Wednesday, Oct. 26 Times: 2 to 7:30 p.m. Where: Georgia Tech Bill Moore Student Success Center Register

The Atlanta IP Career Showcase, co-sponsored by Georgia Institute of Technology‘s Center for Career Discovery and Development and Georgia State Law, is for students and professionals seeking a high-growth career. Panels… more »

Winners of IP Student Writing Competition Announced

ATLANTA – Brian J. Focarino of William & Mary Law School has been awarded the first prize in Georgia State University College of Law’s fourth annual Intellectual Property Student Writing Competition.

Focarino was one of 30 entries in the competition, which asks law students to submit papers that address legal issues and challenges… more »

Jeffrey R. Kuester

Kuester (J.D. ’93) Named Leading Patent Attorney Again

Jeffrey R. Kuester (J.D. ’93), a Georgia State University College of Law adjunct professor has been listed as one of the leading patent attorneys in the world for the second time with his inclusion on the 2015 Intellectual Asset Management (IAM) Patent 1,000.

The list, which highlights the world’s leading patent professionals, was compiled over… more »

Amazon, Google, IP Strategies Focus of June 10 Hot Topics

ATLANTA — Wes Anson, accomplished author, international intellectual property (IP) valuation and licensing expert and chair of CONSOR, an intellectual asset consulting firm, will be the keynote speaker for Georgia State University College of Law’s 11th annual IP Hot Topics Luncheon at noon Wednesday, June 10, at the Georgia State Student Center, 44… more »

Freitag (J.D. ’15) Receives State Bar’s IP Law Scholarship

Walter Freitag (J.D. ’15) received the second annual scholarship from the Intellectual Property Law Section of the State Bar of Georgia at the Intellectual Property Gala Honoring the Judiciary in March. The $5,000 scholarship was presented in memory of former U.S. patent attorney Harold L. Marquis, and recognizes Freitag’s achievements in, and… more »

Georgia State Law Fares Well at Atlanta AIPLA Regional

Georgia State University College of Law was well represented at the first regional Giles Sutherland Rich Moot Court Competition, which took place March 13-15, in Atlanta.

Last year, the American Intellectual Property Law Association established a regional competition in Atlanta as part of its annual Giles Sutherland Rich Moot Court Competition,… more »