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Lee & Hayes is a premier IP law firm specializing in patent prosecution and other non-litigation IP services. We provide industry leading counsel to companies around the globe. Read the latest press releases.

11-26-15 Meet the patent attorney who made the drone that won ‘Shark Tank’ happen – Drone Girl
11-25-15 XCraft, Shark Tank and the Importance of Patents – DroneBlog
09-13-15 Xerox workers have 200-plus patents
07-19-15 The Importance of Trademarks & Copyrights – Rhett Barney interviewed on MSNBC “Your Business”
07-02-15 Richard Denenny named as a “Rising Star” – Spokane Journal of Business
06-19-15 Avoid these 5 legal blunders made by startups by Andrew Eisenberg – Austin Business Journal
06-10-15 Keeping Up with Shifting Patent Property Boundaries by Peter Ayers - Texas Lawyer
05-29-15 Innovation drives Rochester – Democrat & Chronicle
05-15-15 Court’s narrowed patent protection affects innovation by Rachal Winger – Puget Sound Business Journal
05-08-15 Lee & Hayes hosts 2015 AIPLA Women in IP Global Networking Event on May 21st
02-13-15 Lee & Hayes supports Graceson Housing Foundation
02-11-15 Spokane intellectual property law firm Lee & Hayes has worldwide reach – The Spokesman-Review
02-06-15 ITC Orders Import Ban on Patent-Infringing Grills – Law360
12-16-14 US and China: Toward a productive, cooperative relationship, by George Nethercutt – The Hill
12-16-14 Linwood Elementary students hope for patent on "Binder Pad"
10-31-14 Post-grant review procedures under the America Invents Act by Peter Ayers & John Shumaker – 2015 IAM Yearbook
10-30-14 ITC Judge Recommends Import Ban On IP-Infringing Grills – Law360
03-01-14 IP is an Increasingly Valuable Asset by George Nethercutt - NW Lawyer
01-10-14 Innocent Accused Infringer Takes on Copyright Troll - Die Troll Die
12-12-13 Law firm Lee & Hayes opens D.C. Office – Spokesman Review
12-11-13 Former Representative Nethercutt opens D.C. Office for IP firm – The Hill
11-29-13 The Race to the Patent Office: Are you Falling Behind?- Austin Business Journal
11-24-13 Washington Lawmakers must Protect Intellectual Property –Spokesman Review
10-09-13 Lee & Hayes Hires Austin Patent Litgator – Austin Legal News
09-26-13 Industry-focused Hubs Sprout – Spokane Journal of Business   
07-08-13 Spokane Law Firm’s IP Core is Luring Lawyers and Clients - National Law Journal, Leigh Jones
07-03-13 Lee & Hayes Law Firm Staffs up Firmwide – Spokane Journal of Business      
05-07-13 Weatherhead Joining Lee & Hayes Law Firm - Spokesman Review
05-01-13 For the 4th consecutive year, Lee & Hayes ranks #1 in patent quality – Intellectual Asset Magazine, Joff Wild
05-07-13 Weatherhead Joining Lee & Hayes Law Firm - Spokesman Review

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