Tirzah Lowe, partner at Knobbe Martens Olson & Bear LLP, was sworn in as President of the Orange County Asian American Bar Association (OCAABA) at their 19th Annual Installation Dinner on Thursday, April 26 at the Hilton Irvine/Orange County Airport Hotel.
Salima Merani, Ph.D., Joseph Re and Bryan Wahl, M.D., partners of Knobbe Martens Olson & Bear LLP, are among the 100 leading intellectual property attorneys in California for 2012 as selected by the Daily Journal.
Skybox Imaging, an early-stage provider of satellite imagery, video, and big data analytics, today announced that it has raised $70 million in Series C financing led by Canaan Partners and Norwest Venture Partners. They join existing investors Khosla Ventures and Bessemer Venture Partners, bringing the total amount raised to date to $91 million.
Knobbe Martens Olson & Bear LLP partners John Carson, Stacey Halpern, Catherine Holland, Jonathan Hyman, Darrell Olson, Jeffrey Van Hoosear and Lynda Zadra-Symes have been included in the 9th Edition of Legal Media Group’s 2012 Expert Guide to the World’s Leading Trademark Law Practitioners.
Knobbe Martens Olson & Bear LLP is pleased to announce that founding partner (of counsel) Don Martens, partners Dan Altman, William Bunker, Andrew Simpson, and litigation partners Joseph R and Lynda Zadra-Symes have been recognized in the 2012 International Who’s Who of Patent Lawyers.
Knobbe Martens Olson & Bear LLP has once again been ranked among the largest law firms in California by the Daily Journal. The firm was ranked as the largest firm in Orange County, 9th largest in San Diego, 4th largest in the Inland Empire, 6th largest in Southern California, and as the 19th largest in California.
In addition, Knobbe Martens was recognized for welcoming one of the largest incoming partner classes in 2012 with 8 new partners.
Knobbe Martens Olson & Bear LLP has once again been ranked among the top firms in the nation for the number of utility patents issued as published in the 2012 Top Patent Firms list compiled by Intellectual Property Today.
Knobbe Martens client New Enterprise Associates (NEA) recently led the financing of Relievant Medsystems, Inc., a privately held medical device company pioneering the therapeutic use of basivertebral nerve ablation for the treatment of chronic axial low back pain. The company secured $30 million in a Series D equity financing to advance and expand the Company’s worldwide clinical development programs.
Knobbe Martens Olson & Bear LLP has once again been ranked among the top intellectual property law firms in the United States. The firm was ranked in the top tiers both nationally and in the Western region of the U.S. for trademark prosecution and trademark contentious work by Managing IP (MIP) magazine in their annual World IP survey.