Patent Caselist

Updated as of Tuesday, October 10, 2017

Available Patent Cases

Some cases may be on review with another attorney. As one case can only be on review with one attorney at a time, cases marked as “On Review” are not currently available. However, these cases may return to the list if not accepted by the reviewing attorney, so please indicate your interest so that your name may be added to the queue in the event the case becomes available.

To request a case, please email Laura Levin-Dando, VLA’s Pro Bono Coordinator, at probono@vlany.org. Please indicate the case number in the email subject line.

 

15881 – On Review
Client, the inventor of a craft assembly device, seeks the assistance of a volunteer attorney to respond to an Office Action.

15874 
Client, a software developer, seeks the assistance of a volunteer attorney to assess the patentability of a program that assesses the quality of residential floorplans, and to file a patent application, if advisable.

15873
Client seeks the assistance of a volunteer attorney in assessing the patentability of a clothing accessory, and to apply for a patent, if advisable.

15872
Client, Client seeks the assistance of a volunteer attorney to assess the patentability of a floor-cleaning device, and to file a non- provisional patent application if appropriate.

15870 – On Review
Client, a designer, seeks the assistance of a volunteer attorney to assess the patentability of a magnetic toy building block invention and apply for a patent if appropriate.

15869 
Client seeks the assistance of a volunteer attorney to assess the patentability of a flexible rubber grip for weight lifting, and to apply for a patent if advisable.

15868 
Client seeks the assistance of a volunteer attorney to assess the patentability of a charging station/music hub for electronic devices and to apply for a non-provisional patent for the device if advisable.

15814 – On Review
Client seeks the assistance of a volunteer attorney to assess the patentability of a contact-cleaning device, and to file a patent application if advisable.

15774
Client seeks the assistance of a volunteer attorney to assess the patentability of a mobile software application that alters how messengers can communicate using emoticons, and to file the patent application if advisable.

14788
Client, an inventor, seeks assistance assessing the patentability of a rodent-resistant lawn accessory and filing a non- provisional patent application.