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The Advanced Guide to Understanding the Unified Patent Court (UPC) and Unitary Patent (UP) Under the European Patent System
Later this year the Unified Patent Court (UPC) and Unitary Patent (UP) will come into effect, which will impact all users of the European patent system. This webinar will provide an overview of the new legal system and strategic considerations.
Prior Art & White Space Analytics
Prior art and white space analytics are a lesser known analytics discipline, but are very powerful when executed correctly. This program will discuss these and how they are prepared.
5 Patent Prosecution Tips for Polymer Tech
Obtaining patent protection for inventions including chemical features has important differences from other subject matter. Learn how to maximize your chances of obtaining broad protection.

Schwegman Lundberg & Woessner

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  • Mechanical & Electromechanical
  • Medical Devices
IP Services
  • Acquisition Due Diligence
  • Foreign Rights
  • Freedom To Operate
  • Opinions
  • Patent Prosecution
  • Portfolio Management & Analysis
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Stephen Komarec is a registered patent attorney and has been practicing in the Twin Cities since 2004. Steve has experience in a variety of mechanical and electro-mechanical related arts including, medical devices, climate control systems, fluid handling systems and aerospace systems. He works with large corporations, small businesses, and independent inventors on issues of patentability, patent infringement, freedom-to-operate, IP due diligence, and strategic counseling. Steve also enjoys working on reissue and design patent applications. During law school, Steve clerked for a judge in United States District Court for the Eastern District of Wisconsin. He has also spent several summers working as an engineering intern at large and small manufacturing companies. Prior to school, Steve served in the United States Army including a deployment to Bosnia during Operation Joint Endeavor. In his free time, Steve enjoys spending time with his wife and three daughters, outdoor activities and following his favorite sports teams.


University of Wisconsin Law School
Madison, WI, J.D., 2004

University of Wisconsin
Madison, WI, 2001
B.S. Mechanical Engineering

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U.S. District Court District of Minnesota
U.S. Patent and Trademark Office