Fishman Stewart Yamaguchi Mourns the Passing of Partner Carl Schaukowitch

In Remembrance: Carl Schaukowitch It is with heavy hearts that we report the passing of Attorney Carl Schaukowitch on Thursday, October 22, 2015. Carl was a partner in our Washington, DC office. He earned a Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering from Pennsylvania State University College in 1973 and a Juris Doctor from the University of Denver College of Law in 1980. In addition, … [Read more...]

Doug LaLone to Speak at ACG’s Middle Market Summit

Partner Doug LaLone serves as the current president of ACG Detroit.  Doug will lead the Closing Remarks and Q&A Session at ACG's Middle Market Voice summit on Thursday, October 15, 2015. The summit will be held at The Country Club of Lansing from 8:00 am to 11:30 am. Michigan Lieutenant Governor, Brian Calley will be the Keynote Speaker.  Attendance is complimentary. For more information … [Read more...]

Michael Fluhler will Instruct “IP Business Basics 101: MAKING MONEY THROUGH IP DEALS – An Introduction to What and How IP Works for Business” at the LES Annual Meeting

Attorney Michael T. Fluhler will serve as an instructor for the Licensing Executives Society (LES) on Sunday, October 25, 2015 at the Annual Meeting in New York.   Michael will be teaching “IP Business Basics 101: Making Money Through IP Deals – An Introduction to What and How IP Works for Business.” This one-day, deal-centric course has been designed by experienced LES executives for business … [Read more...]

Doug LaLone Elected President of ACG Detroit

The Detroit Chapter of the Association for Corporate Growth has elected Fishman Stewart Yamaguchi Partner Doug LaLone, as its new president effective September 1, 2015. LaLone serves as the chair of the firm’s strategic intellectual property practice in Bloomfield Hills.  He will replace Rob Dutkiewicz, a partner with the Southfield-based accounting firm of Clayton & McKervey PC. Prior to … [Read more...]

Three Fishman Stewart Yamaguchi Attorneys Named to Michigan’s Super Lawyers and Rising Stars 2015

Fishman Stewart Yamaguchi PLLC is pleased to announce that three lawyers have been selected to the 2015 Michigan Super Lawyers and Michigan Rising Stars lists.  Each year, no more than 5.0 percent of the lawyers in the state are selected as Super Lawyers and no more than 2.5 percent of the lawyers in the state are selected as Rising Stars by the research team at Super Lawyers to receive this … [Read more...]

Three Fishman Stewart Yamaguchi PLLC Attorneys Named to 2016 Best Lawyers® in America List

Fishman Stewart Yamaguchi PLLC is pleased to announce that three lawyers have been named to the 2016 Edition of Best Lawyers, the oldest and most respected peer-review publication in the legal profession. Best Lawyers has published their list for over three decades, earning the respect of the profession, the media, and the public as the most reliable, unbiased source of legal referrals. Its … [Read more...]

Partner Barbara L. Mandell Named To Michigan Lawyer’s Weekly “Women in the Law” Class of 2015

We are pleased to announce that Partner Barbara L. Mandell has been named among Michigan Lawyers Weekly’s “Women in the Law” Class of 2015. Each year, Michigan Lawyer’s Weekly honors 30 high-achieving, women lawyers in Michigan and their accomplishments. The honorees are women attorneys who have a commitment to excellence in the practice of law, are inspiring and accomplished leaders, serve as … [Read more...]

Michael B. Stewart to Serve as Expert Panelist at LTU’s U.S. Patent & Trademark Discussion

Michael B. Stewart will serve as an expert panelist at the U.S. Patent & Trademark Office Legal Lecture and Expert Panel Discussion hosted by Lawrence Technological University on Wednesday, May 20th. The topic of discussion is: 101 Post-Alice: How USPTO & Practitioners are Reacting The legal lecture will be presented by Andrew Hirshfeld, the USPTO’s Deputy Commissioner for Patent … [Read more...]

Michael Stewart will serve as a Speaker and Panel Member at World IP Day Detroit

Join us Thursday, April 23rd at the Charles H. Wright Museum of African American History in Detroit for this FREE event! Download World IP Day Detroit Event Information … [Read more...]

Effective March 30, 2015, Rader, Fishman & Grauer Changed its Name to Fishman Stewart Yamaguchi

Our New Name Reflects a Change in Leadership, but Our Focus Remains the Same We value our relationship with you and look forward to serving you as Fishman Stewart Yamaguchi PLLC. Michael Fishman and Michael Stewart were founding members of Rader, Fishman & Grauer in 1996. Yoichiro Yamaguchi joined the firm in 1999. The firm is a leader in IP law and is consistently named to the annual … [Read more...]