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|Contact Info||Telephone: (703) 412-6492|
|University ||McGill University, B.Sc., with distinction; McGill University, M.Sc.|
|Law School||University of Maine School of Law, J.D., magna cum laude|
|Admitted||Virginia; Registered to practice before the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office|
•American Bar Association
•American Intellectual Property Law Association (AIPLA)
•Pauline Newman Inn of Court
Lisa M. Mandrusiak is an associate in the firm's Litigation practice group. With a background in molecular biology and genetics, she has a deep understanding of the sciences and technologies involved in her clients' chemical, biochemical, biomedical and pharmaceutical inventions.
In addition to litigating cases in federal courts, Ms. Mandrusiak advises her clients on litigation procedure and strategies, litigation avoidance, and the overall protection, exploitation, and enforcement of global patent portfolios. Ms. Mandrusiak's experience with international patent laws and prosecution enables her to better understand and communicate with foreign clients when strategizing and explaining U.S. patent laws.
Prior to attending law school, Ms. Mandrusiak worked as a Patent Technology Specialist at Shusaku Yamamoto Patent Attorneys in Osaka, Japan where she prosecuted hundreds of patent applications in a variety of countries including Japan, Europe, and the United States and advised clients on successful strategies for managing international intellectual property portfolios. During law school, Ms. Mandrusiak worked as a contract associate at Verrill Dana, LLP in Portland, Maine prosecuting patents and advising on intellectual property litigation matters.
ABA/BNA Award for Excellence in the Study of Intellectual Property Law (2011)
Wernick Prize for Legal Writing for the best legal scholarship submitted by a student (2011)
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ALJ Pender Issues Initial Determination Finding Spoliation and Imposing Sanctions in Certain Opaque Polymers (337-TA-883)
Lisa M. Mandrusiak,Eric W. Schweibenz, January 6, 2015
On October 30, 2014, ALJ Thomas B. Pender issued the public version of Order No. 27 (dated October 20, 2014) in Certain Opaque Polymers (Inv. No. 337-TA-883). Due to the large size of the order, we have divided it into the following eight parts: part 1, part 2, part 3, part 4, part 5, part 6, part...
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Lisa M. Mandrusiak,Eric W. Schweibenz, November 8, 2014
On October 1, 2014, ALJ Dee Lord issued the public versions of Order Nos. 43 (dated March 26, 2014) and 61 (dated April 22, 2014) and on October 3, 2014 issued the public versions of Order Nos. 63, 64, and 67 (dated April 28, 2014, April 28, 2014, and May 1, 2014, respectively) in Certain Optical...
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