Taking Matters into Your Own Hands: Tips for Avoiding Attorney Malpractice Assertions and Ensuring Your Conduct Will Be Fairly Judged

Jessamyn S. Berniker

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Assertions of malpractice against intellectual property attorneys are on the rise. According to an American Bar Association publication, patent malpractice claims rose more than 30 percent between 2007 and 2011.1

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