The Patent Process for Startups: Lunch & Learn May 1st at SDSU Research Park


Matt Poulsen, Co-Owner at Suiter Swantz IP and Patent Attorney, will host a lunch and learn session at SDSU Research Park Wednesday, May 1st. This...

Supreme Court: Copyright Holders Must Obtain a Certification of Registration Before Initiating an Infringement Suit


A lesson in statutory textualism was given by the Supreme Court earlier this month in deciding Fourth Estate Public Benefit Corporation v....

Donation Drive Benefiting Victims of Recent Flooding Through March 22


Suiter Swantz IP will be gathering and accepting donations for those affected by the recent flooding in Nebraska and Iowa through Friday, March 22 at...

Matt Poulsen Teaching “Patent Practice & Innovation Management” Course at the University of Nebraska College of Law


Suiter Swantz IP Co-Owner & Patent Attorney Matt Poulsen has helped introduce a new specialized Patent Practice and Innovation Management course...

South Dakota Office Hours on March 13


Matt Poulsen, Co-Owner at Suiter Swantz IP and Patent Attorney, will hold office hours at our Brookings, SD satellite office Wednesday, March 13th...

Celebrating Black History Month: Iconic Inventors Throughout History


As Black History Month comes to a close, we would like to take a moment to shine a light on 10 iconic African American inventors and scientists who...

Connectaha Conference March 8th at the Scott Conference Center


Join us at Connectaha, a new software conference focused on inclusive networking and the power of communication. In just two weeks the Nebraska...

Triumph of Ag Expo February 27th & 28th at CHI Health Center


Find us at the 53rd Annual Triumph of Agriculture Expo next Wednesday and Thursday, February 27th and 28th! The annual Triumph of Ag Expo is regarded...

ICYMI: Shark Tank is coming to Lincoln!


Join us in Lincoln April 5th and 6th as entrepreneurs from across the Midwest come together to network, celebrate innovation, and pitch their business...

South Dakota Office Hours on February 20


Matt Poulsen, Co-Owner at Suiter Swantz IP and Patent Attorney, will hold office hours at our Brookings, SD satellite office next Wednesday, February...

Cybersquatting on the Rise


As of 2018, 339.8 million domain names have been registered worldwide.[1] Of those 339.8 million domain names, 3,452 were involved in UDRP (Uniform...

USPTO Releases 2019 Revised Patent Subject Matter Eligibility Guidance


Last week the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) released revised guidance on patent subject matter eligibility (35 U.S.C. § 101). ...

12 Days of Christmas IP


From wacky patents to famous trademarks, it's no surprise that the holidays bring out some of the most interesting pieces of intellectual property. ...

Suiter Swantz IP Welcomes Marketing Coordinator Melanie Lucks


Melanie Lucks joined Suiter Swantz IP in 2018 as the Marketing Coordinator. Melanie received her Bachelor of Arts in Communication from the...

Suiter Swantz IP Welcomes Intellectual Property Assistant Johnna Castle


Johnna Castle joined Suiter Swantz IP in 2018 as an Intellectual Property Assistant. Johnna attended the University of Nebraska at Omaha for Business...

Research Park at SDSU Celebrates 10 Years of Innovation


Photo courtesy of Research Park at South Dakota State University Join us in congratulating Research Park at South Dakota State University (SDSU) on a...

NMotion Demo Day, December 6 | Lincoln Startup Week Recap


Photo courtesy of Silicon Prairie News Six innovative startups will give their final business pitches tomorrow evening at NMotion Demo Day. NMotion...

Spooky IP

Spooky IP


As Halloween approaches, enjoy some Spooky IP!  Every year billions of dollars are spent on Halloween in the United States, but few people appreciate...

David Ruschke

Patent Trial and Appeal Board Chief Judge David Ruschke Has Accepted a New Position


The Patent Trial and Appeal Board Chief Judge David Ruschke Has Accepted a New Position Andrei Iancu[1], Director of the United States Patent and...

Patent History: Insulin


On October 9, 1923, Frederick Banting, Charles Best, and James Collip were granted the patent for “Extract Obtainable from the Mammalian Pancreas or...