David Aker, Of Counsel to the firm, co-authored the recently published fourth
edition of the treatise “Patent Law: A Practitioner’s Guide,” with Professor
Ronald B. Hildreth, author of the first three editions and a retired adjunct
professor at St. John’s University School of Law. The 1,138 page work includes
flow charts, forms, problems (with answers), the patent statute and regulations,
of value to those learning patent law, and others who desire a one volume
treatise is published by the Practising Law Institute. All relevant chapters
now take into account provisions of the America Invents Act that have been and
are being phased in until March of 2013.
David Aker is in his thirtieth year of teaching patent law and related courses
at the Touro College Jacob D. Fuchsberg Law Center, and is on the faculty of the
Practising Law Institute’ s Patent Bar review course.
Details concerning the treatise can be found at: