Patent, IP and Business Articles

"Patent Enforcement: What to do and what not to do" by Alexander Poltorak, published online by Industry Week, April 14, 2010. (Or download the article in PDF form)

"Do Not Overlook Your Business' Intellectual Assets" (WasteAdvantage Magazine, June 2011) – Alec Schibanoff, GPC’s Vice President of Marketing, explains what businesses need to know about patents and trade secrets, and why it is vitally important for businesses to protect their intellectual assets.

"Assertive Licensing Boosts the Value of Dormant Patents" by Alexander Poltorak, published in the May 2010 issue of The Licensing Journal (PDF)

"Royalty Treatment - The Patent Circuit: From Application to Enforcement" (Circuits Assembly, June 30, 2011) – Kathlene Ingham, GPC’s Director of Licensing, provides advice for business executives on patents, patent enforcement and how intellectual property can give a business a competitive edge.

"US Can't Afford to Mar Innovation" by Alexander Poltorak, published in the Christian Science Monitor, January 28, 2008 - Proposed patent reforms mean less protection for the underdog

“You’ve Been Infringed – Now What?” by Alexander Poltorak, published in the June 2009 issue of Inventors Digest (PDF)

"Patents, Patent Rights and Patent Ownership" (Power Engineering Technology, May 2011) – David Gulko, staff attorney at GPC. covers the issue of patent ownership when businesses file for patents based on inventions of their employees.

"Patent reform misses the mark" by Alexander Poltorak. Op-ed in the Washington Times, May 25, 2010 (PDF)

"Intellectual property protection extends beyond patents" by Alexander Poltorak, published on Energy Digital's blog, April 9, 2010

“Who Needs Patents” by Alexander Poltorak, published in Patent Strategy & Management, March 2009 (PDF)

"First-to-File vs. First-to-Invent" by Alexander Poltorak, published in IP Today, April 2008. (PDF)

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