News Archive:

 

May 17, 2016

We are pleased to announce that Brian M. McGuire has joined our practice.   See more...

 

May 6, 2016

Pro Bono Partnership Honors New York/Fairfield County (CT) Volunteers of the Year. See more...

 

April 22, 2016

Supreme Court to Potentially decide Important Trademark Case.  See more...

 

April 4, 2016

The United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) announced Final rule changes for America Invents Act (AIA) proceedings on March 31, 2016.  See more...

 

September 5, 2015

We are pleased to announce that Jinggao Li has joined our practice.   See more...

 

J. Robert Dean of the firm has been elected Program Chair for the Connecticut Intellectual Property Law Association (CIPLA) for 2015-2016.  CIPLA was founded in 1948 and provides educational and networking opportunities for the intellectual property law practice community in Connecticut. 

 

June 15, 2015

The firm is pleased to announce that Erica Dorsey, one of our patent attorneys, has been elected to be the President of the Connecticut Intellectual Property Law Association (CIPLA) for the term running from June 2015 until June 2016.

See more...

 

October 1, 2015

The Entertainment and IP Committee of the Fairfield County Bar Association is putting on a luncheon program entitled Your Client’s Being Knocked-Off – Now What? Genuine Approaches To Counteracting Counterfeiters

on October 28, 2015 at their offices in Stamford, Connecticut.  See more...

 

Robert Hubbard, Patent Counsel, has advised that he will be retiring from the Firm this month.  See more...

 

May 1, 2015

The International Trademark Association (INTA) will be having its Annual Meeting from May 2- 6 at the San Diego Convention Center.

See more...

 

April 14, 2015

Ohlandt, Greeley, Ruggiero & Perle, LLP were one of the sponsors for Startup Stamford Weekend from April 10 – 12th, 2015. 

See more...

 

March 26, 2015

Participation in the Intellectual Property and Innovation American Inn of Court See more...

 

February 24, 2015

Trademark Presentation for The Eastern New York Intellectual Property Law Association (ENYIPLA)  See more...

 

October 15, 2014

One of our partners, Terrence J. McAllister recently attended the Pharmaceutical Trade Mark Group’s (PTMG) 89th Conference in Chicago.    See more...

 

August 13, 2014

It is with deep regret and sorrow that we must let you know that our former senior partner and dear friend, Gabe Perle, has passed away after a prolonged illness.  See more...

 

June 30, 2014

USPTO Solicits Comments/Suggestions on Draft of Examination Guide: Service Mark Specimens.   See more...

 

June 25, 2014

The FDA recently released its draft guidance outlining its recommended best practices for trademark name development.  See more...

 

May 29, 2014

The US PTO has recently issued a Notice of Proposed Rulemaking in which it proposes to reduce fees for many new trademark applications and renewals of issued registrations.  Interested persons can provide comments regarding this the proposed rulemaking notice by June 23, 2014.  See more...

 

April 18, 2014

The Fairfield County Bar Association and its Intellectual Property Committee are putting on a program covering Open Source agreements on June 17 (rescheduled date), 2014 at noon in Stamford at the Bar Association’s office. 

See more...

 

April 17, 2014

One of our partners, Terrence J. McAllister will be speaking at the Hudson Valley Gateway Chamber of Commerce Power “Power Lunch Seminar Series” on May 13 in Westchester New York.  See more...

 

March 25, 2014

U.S. Copyright Office Announces New Fee Schedule

Starting on May 2, 2014, the U.S. Copyright Office will have a new fee schedule that reflects a multiyear process of studying current fees, evaluating budget requirements, and considering comments from the public.

See more...

 

February 28, 2014

Diane Einhorn represented the Firm at NYU Law School’s “Finding Your Professional Niche” Career Fair held on February 26 in D’Agostino Hall.  See more...

 

December 20, 2013

It is with heavy hearts that we announce that our colleague and friend, George Rauchfuss, has passed away after a long illness.   See more...

 

November 21, 2013

In Memoriam - John F. Ohlandt

See more...

 

July 22, 2013

We are pleased announce that Joseph V. Noferi has joined our practice on July 8, 2013.   Joseph has a BS in Chemical Engineering from Northwestern University, and a JD and an LLM in Intellectual Property law from The John Marshall Law School.  See more...

 

June 12, 2013

Stamford, CT based intellectual property law firm Ohlandt, Greeley, Ruggiero & Perle, LLP has been recognized as one of the nation’s top patent firms by Intellectual Property Today magazine in its March 2013 issue.  See more...  

 

May 30, 2013

One of our partners, Ned McMahon will be participating in a panel discussion at Stamford Innovation Center on June 13 entitled navigating business, investment, and legal challenges facing entrepreneurs: laying the foundation for a successful startup.  See more...

 

May 15, 2013

OGRP will be honored on May 30, 2013 by the Connecticut Law Tribune as the Intellectual Property Litigation Department of the Year – the firm’s managing partner Paul Greeley and associate Anthony Paviglianiti are this year’s recipients.

 

May 13, 2013

Managing Partner, Paul Greeley, has been elected to serve a three (3) year term as a member of the Gonzaga Law School Board of Advisors.

 

April 10, 2013

The International Trademark Association (INTA) will be having its Annual Meeting from May 4-8 at the Dallas Convention Center and Omni Dallas Hotel

This year, ORGP partners Charles Ruggiero and Terrence J. McAllister will be in Dallas attending the meetings. 

March 15, 2013

Last year, over 9,500 intellectual property experts from more than 140 countries attended the Annual Meeting to gain insight on a variety of trademark-related topics spanning all geographic regions and industries.

 

January 22, 2012

One of our partners, Terrence J. McAllister will be the moderator for an upcoming INTA roundtable in Stamford covering social media issues that impact trademark rights

See more...

 

December 26, 2012

David Aker, Of Counsel to the firm, co-authored the recently published fourth edition of the treatise “Patent Law: A Practitioner’s Guide.”

See more...

 

October 4, 2011

Terrence J. McAllister, our trademark and copyright practice partner has participated on the Project Team for this year’s INTA Annual Trademark Administrators Conference that was scheduled for October 2-4 in Los Angeles.

See more...

 

August 16, 2011

Terrence J. McAllister, our Trademark Partner was presenting a seminar entitled “Oh No, we forgot to name the Product!  When is the right time to think about branding and trademark issues for your new business?”

See more...

 

July 14, 2011

Terrence J. McAllister, our Trademark Partner was moderating an INTA roundtable in Stamford covering "Trademarks in Advertising and Product Packaging- the Social Media Impact".  The luncheon program was held in our offices on Wednesday, July 20.

See more...

 

May 14, 2011

Charles Ruggiero and Terrence J. McAllister, partners in the firm, attended the Annual INTA meeting in San Francisco, California from May 14- May 19, 2011.

 

May 18, 2011

J. Robert Dean, a partner in the firm, was on the course faculty for the PLI Advanced Patent Prosecution Workshop in New York City on July 13-14, 2011.

See more...

 

March 17, 2011

Terrence J. McAllister, our Trademark Partner served as a moderator for an INTA roundtable in Stamford covering "Social Media-A Trademark Administrator's Perspective."

 See more...

 

February 1, 2011

Terrence J. McAllister, one of our partners will be participating in a panel discussion LESSONS FOR STARTUPS ABOUT IP OWNERSHIP, NON-COMPETITION AND OTHER ISSUES.

See more...

 

October 8, 2010

Ned McMahon, a partner in the firm, was invited by Sacred Heart University to be a guest lecturer in the graduate program of the John F. Welch College of Business.

See more...

 

June 29, 2010

J. Robert Dean a partner in the firm will be on the course faculty for the upcoming PLI Advanced Patent Prosecution Workshop. 

See more...

 

June 7, 2010

Partners, Charles N.J. Ruggiero and Terrence J. McAllister, were in Boston May 22-27, 2010, representing the firm at the INTA 32nd Annual Meeting. 

See more...

 

May 28, 2010

Ohlandt, Greeley, Ruggiero & Perle, LLP is pleased to announce that Ned McMahon has been named a Partner of the firm. 

See more...

 

April 29, 2010

Edward L. McMahon spoke at the 26th Annual Joint Patent Practice seminar.

See more...

 

March 10, 2010

Diane Einhorn was a panelist in a WESFACCA program covering "Drafting contracts for transnational application.

See more...

 

February 22, 2010

Paul D. Greeley, Managing Partner, was an adjunct professor at Western Connecticut State University's business Law class covering intellectual property law.

 

February 8, 2010

Paul D. Greeley, Managing Partner, was a guest lecturer at Yale University's Careers in Law Seminar.