USPTO announces extension of timing deadlines under the CARES Act

On March 31, 2020, the USPTO announced that it would use provisions of the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act (CARES Act), to extend the time to file certain patent and...


St. Patrick’s Day themed Intellectual Property

Happy St. Patrick's Day from all of us at Suiter Swantz IP! March 17th is the day many clothe themselves in green, pinch those who aren't, eat corned beef and cabbage and drink a questionable yet...


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Suiter Swantz IP’s COVID-19 Preparedness and Office Updates

Monday, March 16, 2020. 16:00 CT. Our thoughts are with all of those impacted by the spread of COVID-19. Our top priority is the well-being of our clients and colleagues. We want to reassure you that...


Allyssa Hynes

Suiter Swantz IP Welcomes Marketing Coordinator Allyssa Hynes

Allyssa Hynes joins Suiter Swantz IP as our Marketing Coordinator. Allyssa holds a Bachelor of Journalism degree from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln. She majored in Advertising and Public...


Patents Issued on Leap Day

2020 is a leap year, which means we get to enjoy a whole extra day of February, and people born on February 29 finally can celebrate their birthday. Every four years, we add a Leap Day to the calendar...


Triumph of Ag Expo March 4th & 5th at CHI Health Center

Find us at the 54th Annual Triumph of Agriculture Expo Wednesday, March 4th and Thursday, March 5th! The annual Triumph of Ag Expo is regarded as one of the largest indoor farm machinery shows in the...


Valentine's Day Intellectual Property

Happy Valentine's Day from Suiter Swantz IP!

Whether you're celebrating the holiday with a loved one, yourself, or a friend, we can all get some enjoyment from the various pieces of popular intellectual property associated with Valentine's Day....


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Matt Poulsen Teaching Patent Practice Course at Nebraska College of Law

Suiter Swantz IP Co-Owner & Patent Attorney Matt Poulsen is teaching the University of Nebraska College of Law's "Patent Practice and Innovation Management" course once again this spring. Matt...


U.S. Patent Calendar 2020

Suiter Swantz IP 2020 U.S. Patent Calendar

Every holiday season, we enjoy creating a U.S. Patent Calendar that we send to our clients and friends of the firm. This year, we’ve also put together an online version that links our Patent of the...


5 Inventions to Celebrate the Holidays

https://suiter.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/12/Holiday-video-1.mp4 It's the most wonderful time of the year! To celebrate Christmas approaching, take a look at a few pieces of holiday-themed...


USPTO Releases Update to 2019 Revised Patent Subject Matter Eligibility Guidance

On October 17, the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) released an update to the 2019 Revised Patent Subject Matter Eligibility Guidance. The update comes as a response to public...


The Patent Behind the LEGO "Toy Building Brick"

On October 24, 1961, Godtfred Kirk Christiansen was granted the patent for the LEGO TOY BUILDING BRICK, U.S. Patent No. 3,005,282. Sixty years ago, Godtfred Christiansen filed a patent application for...