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March 25, 2015
Contact: Mark Malek
Tel. 321-255-2332
Email: mark@uslegalteam.com

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

KELLY G. SWARTZ

Widerman Malek, PL is pleased to announce that Kelly G. Swartz of Ingenuity Law has joined the firm as a Patent Attorney. Swartz, a member of the Florida bar, graduated from the University of Florida with a degree in engineering and then graduated from Barry University School of Law.

Kelly practices in the areas of intellectual property, including patents, trademarks, copyright, and trade secrets. She is a patent attorney registered with the United States Patent and Trademark Office. She joins WM’s commitment by giving back to her community as a member of the Junior League of South Brevard and a Justice Teaching volunteer which makes her a perfect fit for the Widerman Malek team.

While working for GE Harris Railway Electronics she was an inventor of U.S. Patent 6,896,339. When Ms. Swartz is away from the office, she enjoys spending time with her husband and three children.

Widerman Malek, PL maintains offices in Melbourne FL, Evansville IN, and in the Washington DC area. The firm practices in intellectual property, commercial litigation, land use, real estate, corporate formation, asset protection, estate planning, government contracts and construction law. For more information about the firm, please visit USLegalTeam.com

On Friday March 6, 2014, Brevard PALS held their annual wine tasting event. PALS is an organization in Brevard County that “Provides Autism Links and Supports” and is associated with the University of Central Florida. The event was hosted by Mark and Aileen Malek, who are pictured above along with Widerman Malek, PL Paralegal Michelle Crees and Dayne Barrow. The event was a resounding success and provided attendees with great information on the advances that Brevard PALS has made and how their services touch the lives of those affected by Autism. Please visit our community page to help support Brevard PALS as well as many of the other organizations that Widerman Malek, PL supports.

Widerman Malek, PL Attorneys Dan Pierron and Mark Malek attended the 2015 Association of University Technology Managers (AUTM) Annual Meeting held in New Orleans from February 22 to February 25. AUTM is a network of professionals that generate innovations, license and develop innovations, and provide various services to organizations to help monetize those innovations. The annual meeting provided Dan and Mark opportunities to learn more about the various ways that Universities can monetize their innovations. The AUTM staff is thanked for putting on such a great event.

On Monday, January 26, a delegation from the Brazil-Florida Chamber of Commerce (BFCC) visited the offices of Widerman Malek to begin planning for a trip by representatives from Widerman Malek to Brazil. Jefferson Michaelis, Ricardo Barbosa, Daivies Deivis Furlan, and Jasmine Staff of the BFCC joined Mark Malek and Dan Pierron of the firm in planning the trip. Tentatively scheduled for April 8-14, the trip will include presentations to be made in the cities of São Paulo, São José dos Campos, and Campenis to members of the technology industry, research universities, and Brazilian attorneys. The presentations will be focused on intellectual property considerations, corporate considerations and licensing considerations for Brazilian companies interested in entering the U.S. market. Widerman Malek thanks the BFCC for their overwhelming support and assistance in planning this trip.

 

On January 26, 2015, Widerman Malek, PL was honored to host their colleague, Japanese Patent Attorney, Aki RyukaMr. Ryuka was traveling to our area to attend the American Intellectual Property Law Association (AIPLA) midyear meeting held in Orlando.  Mr. Ryuka started his visit at the Widerman Malek main office in Melbourne, FL where he met the attorneys and staff.  Thereafter, Mr. Ryuka presented a seminar on using foreign prior art searches and foreign patent prosecution proceedings to enhance the strength of United States Patents.  Clients of Widerman Malek, as well as Widerman Malek attorneys were in attendance.  Special thanks to the Scott Center for Autism Treatment at the Florida Institute of Technology for hosing this seminar.