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America Invents Act discussion

Two Atlanta attorneys will be in Rochester on Thursday to talk about “The Effect of the America Invents Act on Small Businesses.” The lecture will be presented by J. Gibson Lanier, an associate in the Intellectual Property and Patent Group ...

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University lecture on patents

A “Talk on Patenting Biomarkers and Diagnostic Methods,” will be presented at 9 a.m. March 8 in the Class of ‘62 Auditorium at the University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, 601 Elmwood Ave. The free program, open to ...

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Leaders discuss region’s economic outlook

University of Rochester President Joel Seligman, along with Gary Keith, vice president and regional economist at M&T Bank, were featured speakers at the Annual Economic Breakfast at Locust Hill Country Club on Wednesday. Both speakers identified Eastman Kodak Co.’s Chapter ...

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Simon School creates new leadership program

The Simon School of Business at the University of Rochester is creating a new Simon Leadership Fellows Program to provide leadership development through service to the community and the School. The program will be supported by full tuition scholarships and ...

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Talk on patenting process

J. Gibson Lanier, an Atlanta patent attorney, will talk Nov. 3 about the basics of filing a patent and why the process is important for researchers, inventors and entrepreneurs. The program, “The Basics of the Patenting Process,” will run from 9 to 10 a.m. in the Class of ‘62 Auditorium ...

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‘What is an Invention’

The University of Rochester F.I.R.E. series will present a program on inventing from 9 to 10 a.m. Oct. 13 in the Class of ‘62 Auditorium. Dr. Kathryn Doyle, partner and chair of Riverside Law in Pennsylvania, will talk about the technology transfer process and when a researcher becomes an inventor and research yields an invention.

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U of R begins construction on residence hall

The University of Rochester will construct a new five-story residence hall overlooking the Genesee River on Wilson Boulevard. Construction will begin in September. The 52,000-square-foot structure will complement Anderson and Wilder Towers and the Sage Arts Center, which are clustered ...

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UR hosting mini camp for entrepreneurs

The University of Rochester and the international law firm Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati will present a free, one-day program Thursday. “Technology & Life Science Entrepreneurs Boot Camp,” will be offered ...

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Venable found not guilty

After a non-jury trial, Monroe County Judge John DeMarco acquitted Daren Venable on Thursday of both murder and lesser manslaughter charges in the Jan. 15 slaying of fellow University of Rochester student Jeffrey Bordeaux Jr.

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Student acquitted of homicide in fraternity slaying

A judge has ruled that a college student from New York City acted in self-defense when he fatally stabbed a classmate at a fraternity party in Rochester. After a non-jury trial, Monroe County Judge John DeMarco acquitted Daren Venable ...

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