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Supporting the Salvation Army Angel Tree Program

Date: 18 Dec 2017 /
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For the fifth consecutive year, Jones Robb, PLLC participated in the Salvation Army’s Angel Tree program. “Every year, we are excited to receive information on our Angel Tree children,” said Susie Jones, managing partner at Jones Robb, PLLC. “It is great to see the individuals at the firm who volunteer to adopt one or more […]


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Why Women Leave Big Law to Start their Own Firms – Susie Jones and others comment on the growth in Women-Owned Law Firms

Date: 26 Sep 2017 /
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September 19, 2017 Susie Jones was quoted in an online article in Bloomberg Law’s Big Law Business. The feature story, “Why Women Leave Big Law To Start Their Own Firms,” profiles several women who departed their jobs at large law firms to start their own firms. Susie’s quote is one of a compilation embedded in […]


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Jones Robb 2017 Summer Intern Program

Date: 14 Jul 2017 /
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This year, Jones Robb has a full summer intern program, with two rising high school seniors, two former interns who are returning for a second internship, and the return of a fall/spring intern! Our high school interns include Zulekha Tasneem and Sameer Agrawal. Zulekha Tasneem is a rising senior at the nationally ranked STEM school, […]


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IAM Patent 1000 Again Recognizes Jones Robb, PLLC

Date: 05 Jun 2017 /
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Jones Robb, PLLC is again named a leading patent prosecution law firm in the Washington, D.C. metro area in the IAM Patent 1000: The World’s Leading Patent Professionals in 2017 – a unique guide that identifies the top patent professionals in key jurisdictions around the globe. The IAM Patent 1000 remarks “[t]rusting in its patent […]


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World IP Day 2017

Date: 26 Apr 2017 /
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By Sachin Kandhari In addition to being Administrative Professionals’ Day, April 26, 2017 also is celebrated as World Intellectual Property Day. World IP Day was launched in the year 2000 by the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) to promote and protect creative ideas, including inventions as well as music, art, writings, and trademarks. This year’s […]


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Capitol Hill Hears About Intellectual Property

Date: 26 Apr 2017 /
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April 25, 2017 – In advance of World IP Day, the Full Committee of the Senate Judiciary Committee held a hearing yesterday, entitled “Intellectual Property – Drive of Innovation: Making Our Lives Healthier, Safer, and more Productive.” Testimony on issues impacting various IP stakeholders was provided by five witnesses, including representatives from large corporations, start-up […]


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Washington D.C. Launch of Women Owned Law to Occur April 25, 2017

Date: 05 Apr 2017 /
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Jones Robb, PLLC is proud to be a Founders Circle Sponsor of Women Owned Law. Women Owned Law is a new national networking group for women owned law and legal services firms, formed with the intent of connecting and advancing women entrepreneurs in the law. Join us for The Washington D.C. Launch of Women Owned […]


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Meet Ashley Nicholls

Date: 01 Feb 2017 /
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Ashley Nicholls is a registered patent attorney in Jones Robb’s mechanical, medical device, and industrial design practice groups. After having worked together on projects in their former Big Law careers, founding and managing partner Susie Jones sought Ashley out to join Jones Robb in 2007, the firm’s first year. Ashley has worked in the patent […]


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WBENC Certification

Date: 03 Jan 2017 /
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We are pleased to announce that JONES ROBB, PLLC has been re-certified by the Women’s Business Enterprise National Council (WBENC) as a Women’s Business Enterprise (WBE). The firm has been certified by the WBENC for 8 years. “We are proud to maintain our certification as a WBE,” said Susanne Jones, founding and managing partner of […]


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Recent Subject Matter Eligibility Decisions

Date: 15 Nov 2016 /
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The U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) has issued updated examination guidance on subject matter eligibility in view of McRO and Bascom. The panel decisions provide new insights on the Federal Circuit’s dynamic stance on patent eligibility, and the issued memo provides guidance as to how Examiners will consider the nuances from these decisions. Click […]


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