Protection, Transaction, Litigation
Technologies & Industries
Smart on technology, strategic on business and successful legal solutions.
Areas of Expertise
Our legal solutions strengthen innovation. Sgb has delivered 20 years of consistent, tangible results for clients worldwide.
What we’re reading now.
Increasingly Faster Ex Parte Appeals Before the USPTO – New Fast Track Appeal Program
by Jerry F. Suva Historically, patent practitioners regarded ex parte appeals of examiner decisions as very slow. These appeals, submitted to the Patent Trials and Appeal Board (PTAB) at the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO), often required several years of waiting for a decision. However, under Director Andrei Iancu, the decision time for…Read more >
Slayden Grubert Beard Launches New Website Following 5-Year Anniversary
Slayden Grubert Beard PLLC (“SGB”) is pleased to announce the launch of its new website. A lot has changed since we opened the SGB doors and launched our first website in 2015. For example, SGB has grown from its three founders (Bruce W. Slayden II, Andreas Grubert, and R. William Beard Jr.) to twelve attorneys,…Read more >