BOSTON – Nov. 7, 2019 – Greenberg Traurig LLP’s Boston Intellectual Property (IP) Group congratulates two of its clients – PAVmed, Inc. and Philipp K. Lang – for being honored with the 2019 Boston Patent Law Association (BPLA) Invented Here! award for their patented innovations. This is the sixth consecutive year that Greenberg Traurig’s Boston IP Group has had clients recognized by the BPLA Invented Here! Committee.
Greenberg Traurig’s clients were selected for the following patents:
- “Continuous flow balloon catheter systems and methods of use,” (U.S. Patent No. 10,213,245 B2) assigned to PAVmed, Inc.; represented by Chinh H. Pham, Todd Basile, and Brian J. Assessor
- “Augmented reality visualization for guiding bone cuts including robotics,” (S. Patent No. 10, 278, 777 B1) assigned to Philipp K. Lang; represented by Barry J. Schindler and Natalie Salem, Ph.D.
This year, the BPLA received over 50 patent nominations, covering a wide range of sciences and technologies, and only 13 were selected as honorees. Honorees were recognized at an awards reception, Wednesday, Nov. 6, 2019, at The Exchange Conference Center in the Seaport (Innovation) District.
According to its website, the Invented Here! award celebrates local and regional New England innovation communities by honoring selected innovators, their inventions, and the stories behind them. The BPLA’s Invented Here! program aims to present breakthrough technologies from New England that will shape the way people interact with each other and with the world around them, fulfill important individual and/or social needs in novel ways, and ensure a more sustainable future for our environment.
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