Fishman Stewart Yamaguchi IP Law Firm Recognized as “Highly Recommended” and Three Attorneys Named IP Stars

Fishman Stewart Yamaguchi, a leading intellectual property firm representing companies around the globe, is one of a small number of law firms that were recently recognized in Michigan as a "Highly Recommended" intellectual property law firm – the highest honor by Managing Intellectual Property.   The survey covered over 80 countries, and the rankings are based on extensive research among IP … [Read more...]

Michael Fishman Honored Again as “Lawyer of The Year” for Trademark Law

Michael D. Fishman has, once again, been named “Lawyer of The Year” by Best Lawyers for Trademark Law – Detroit Area. Mr. Fishman received the same honor in 2013. Best Lawyers in America designates only one lawyer in each practice area, in a designated metropolitan area, as “Lawyer of the Year.” Lawyers honored as “Lawyer of the Year” are selected based on peer reviews conducted among thousands … [Read more...]

Attorney Kameron Bonner to Serve as Discussion Leader at the WSU Law School Professionalism in Action Program

Kameron Bonner will serve as discussion leader at the WSU Law School Professionalism in Action Program on Friday, January 23, 2015, 3:00-6:00 PM.  See: program information … [Read more...]

In Remembrance: Ronald P. Kananen

It is with heavy hearts that we report the passing of Attorney Ron Kananen on December 3, 2014. Ron was a founding member of our Washington, DC office. He earned his Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering and Juris Doctor degree from Case Western Reserve University. He began his intellectual property career at the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office, and then was a law clerk for Associate … [Read more...]

Michael Stewart Named to Michigan Super Lawyers

We are pleased to congratulate Michael B. Stewart on being selected to the list of 2014 Michigan Super Lawyers®. Each year, no more than five percent of the lawyers in the state are selected by the research team at Super Lawyers to receive this honor --- a rating that’s based on a statewide lawyer survey, an independent research evaluation of candidates and peer reviews representing more than 70 … [Read more...]

Michael Fishman and Michael Stewart Selected As “Best Lawyers” 2015

We are pleased to announce that Michael D. Fishman and Michael B. Stewart, both founding partners with the firm, were selected by their peers for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America® 2015.  Both Fishman and Stewart have been recognized on the list of Best Lawyers in America previously. Fishman was recognized by Best Lawyers® as the 2015 “Lawyer of the Year” for Trademark Law – Detroit … [Read more...]

RFG Partners with Proper Group International to Donate Shinola Bicycle at ACG Detroit Event

Jacques Panis, Owner of Shinola and Doug LaLone, Partner at Rader, Fishman & Grauer stand with the bicycle that was donated as a raffle item at the May 13th ACG Detroit/Shinola event.  The bicycle was donated by Rader, Fishman & Grauer and Proper Group International. A portion of the event proceeds benefited Teen H.Y.P.E. (Helping Youth by Providing Education). … [Read more...]

Doug LaLone Discusses “Beyond IP” at ALC 2014 Annual Conference

Partner Doug LaLone serves as chair of Fishman Stewart Yamaguchi’s Strategic IP Practice Group, which counsels start-up companies, PE, VC, and IB firms on intellectual property strategies, due diligence, and portfolio management concerns. He works on both the buy and sell side of M&A transactions. Doug recently presented “Beyond Intellectual Property” at the ALC 2014 Annual Conference.  See … [Read more...]

Rader, Fishman & Grauer Once Again Expands Its Intellectual Property Litigation Team with the Addition of Thomas A. Hallin

Rader, Fishman & Grauer is pleased to announce that Thomas A. Hallin has joined its Bloomfield Hills office as partner. Thomas Hallin is a seasoned intellectual property attorney. He has extensive experience in all areas of intellectual property law including litigation, patent, trademark, copyright, trade secret, anti-counterfeiting, transactions and licensing. Hallin has been a … [Read more...]

We are Proud to Support ACG Detroit and Share “The Shinola Story”

Join us and ACG Detroit on May 13th to hear about why Shinola recently opened a watch factory in Detroit and how they believe in the future of the city. Partner Doug LaLone is actively involved in the Association for Corporate Growth (ACG Detroit) and has served as a judge for the Crain’s Detroit Business M&A Awards. See Doug LaLone's biography. For more information or to register to … [Read more...]