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In Case You Missed It Loeb News from May 2022

Have you heard how Loeb is moving the needle? Loeb’s lawyers are always advising on the latest trends, issues, and legislation to help our clients and communities succeed. Here are some highlights and firm news from the past few weeks!

  • We are pleased to announce that the firm has been named Copyright Firm of the Year in the nationwide category at the 2022 Managing IP Americas Awards. Additionally, Brent Babcock, chair of the firm's PTAB Trials practice, was named PTAB Practitioner of the Year in the nationwide category. Read more about the award here.
  • We are excited to welcome Andrew Hutchison to the firm’s Litigation department in San Francisco — the seventh new litigation partner to arrive this year. Andy focuses his practice on complex commercial and business matters across a wide range of subject matter areas, including general commercial, employment, class action, professional liability and intellectual property, among others. Read more about Andy’s practice here.
  • Check out our latest issue of Hashed & Salted! In this issue, associate Ryan Gallagher takes a deep dive into the security issues in blockchain-based technologies like cryptocurrencies, utility and non-fungible tokens, and decentralized networks. In our second article, associate Melaina Jobs examines web harvesting in the context of the Ninth Circuit’s recent decision in hiQ Labs, Inc. v. LinkedIn Corp. And in our team member spotlight, Jessica Lee, Chair of Loeb’s Privacy, Security & Data Innovations practice, shares her views on the broadening of privacy concerns in the U.S., beyond consumer privacy and online ad targeting—and how she took a short detour at the beginning of her legal career. Read the full newsletter here.