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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

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.

Mark Malek and Dan Pierron had the opportunity to meet with Tatsuya Sawada of Sugimura Intellectual Property Services during the IP Practice in Japan session of the AIPLA mid-winter conference.  Mr. Sawada is the Managing Partner of the Palo Alto office of SugimuraSugimura is a patent and trademark law firm based in Tokyo Japan.  Under the leadership of Mr. Sugimura, the firm has expanded their presence into the United States.  The president of the firm, Mr. Sugimura, as well as Ms. Baba hosted Mr. Malek in Tokyo in November 2014 during his tour of the Japanese Patent Office and meetings with Japanese patent clients that the firm services in the United States.  Widerman Malek looks forward to a fruitful relationship with Sugimura IP Services.