Upcoming and Recent Events

World IP Forum
November 14-16, 2018
New Delhi, India
Sherry Knowles, Invited Speaker 

 

PLI PTAB Conference
September 21, 2018
New York, NY
Section 101 Considerations in Biopharmaceutical Adversarial PTAB Proceedings
Sherry Knowles, Invited Speaker, Faculty

 

RPX Rational Patent Conference
May 9-10, 2018
San Francisco, CA
Section 101 Considerations in Biopharmaceutical Adversarial PTAB Proceedings
Sherry Knowles, Invited Speaker, Faculty

 

 

Charitable Events

Kectil Conference for Youth Leaders and Innovators in Developing Countries
October 23-25, 2018
Accra, Ghana

Sherry Knowles, Founder, Organizer, and Mentor

 

Kectil Conference for Youth Leaders and Innovators in Developing Countries
August 13-14, 2018
Nairobi, Kenya

Sherry Knowles, Founder, Organizer, and Mentor

Awards

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Think Differently

KIPS is a legal consulting firm that delivers highly strategic approaches to complex intellectual property issues and opportunities. We couple in-depth analysis with tactical excellence to present creative and unique solutions. And we are passionate about helping you achieve your goals.

We have extensive expertise in the management of IP matters globally (North America, Europe, Asia and developing markets) and provide an integrated approach to our clients’ IP requirements. When you partner with KIPS, you have an experienced and trusted ally.


What Others Say

“You helped us raise the bar.”
GSK Global Patents Team Plaque to Knowles (June 2010)

“Sherry Knowles has developed her career combining her love for the law with a passion for science, and in doing so, she has helped shape intellectual property law in the United States and other countries.”
Georgia Advocate Magazine (June 2010)

Sherry Knowles is a “Patent Owner’s Advocate.”
Managing IP Magazine (naming Knowles one of the ten most influential people in IP in 2008)

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Giving Back

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KIPS is a proud supporter of The Kectil Program, which identifies and nurtures highly talented youth in developing countries who have the potential to make a positive difference in their communities and countries.  The Program facilitates innovative leadership training and provides a means to allow these highly talented youth become part of a guided network with other similarly talented and passionate youth in developing countries who will support, nurture, teach and learn from each other as they mature.  Learn more about the Kectil Program at www.kectil.com.


THE KECTIL PROGRAM HIGHLIGHTED IN WIPO MAGAZINE

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We are very pleased to announce that The Kectil Program has been highlighted in the August issue of WIPO Magazine. WIPO is the World Intellectual Property Organization, headquartered in Geneva, Switzerland, which is an agency of the United Nations. The Kectil Program is on the cover and in an article starting on page 36. WIPO Magazine is published in three languages (En, Fr and Sp) in online and hardcopy format. Please visit www.wipo.int/wipo_magazine, and generally, to learn more about WIPO, go to www.wipo.int. Sherry Knowles, the founder of Kectil, gave the first announcement of The Kectil Program at the April 2016 WIPO Conference on Intellectual Property and Development in Geneva.

Read the full article on Kectil.com


“Headwinds for the US Biopharmaceutical Industry” by Sherry M. Knowles and Brent R. Bellows, published in IAM magazine, January/February 2015.

A series of major developments in US foreign trade policies and US FTC (over)zealous actions may shake up the operational environment for life sciences patent owners.

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