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Legal Assistants Kenyatta Upchurch and Jane Sorey Elected as 2018 Officers for Research Triangle Paralegal Association, Inc.

Kenyatta Upchurch and Jane Sorey, both Legal Assistants at Coats & Bennett, PLLC will be serving as 2018 officers for the Research Triangle Paralegal Association, Inc. (RTPA).  Kenyatta Upchurch will be serving her second year as President and Jane Sorey will be serving her first year as Treasurer.  The first RTPA general meeting for 2018 will be held on February 21, 2018.

RTPA serves paralegals working in Durham, Orange, and Wake counties by organizing educational, networking, and volunteer opportunities for its members.

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Anthony J. Biller Honored with Best Lawyers in America 2018 Award from NC Lawyers Weekly

CARY, N.C. (November 2017) – Coats + Bennett, PLLC, one of the nation’s highest rated intellectual property and patent law firms, is proud to announce that Anthony Biller was honored with NC Lawyers Weekly Best Lawyers in America in 2018 for Litigation – Intellectual Property. 

“Everyone at Coats and Bennett is proud of Tony for receiving this distinguished honor,” said David Kalish, managing member of   Coats and Bennett. “Tony is an amazing lawyer with a proven track record of excellence in the intellectual property field. His commitment to the legal community, and the quality of his work is unmatched in the industry.”

As a full time intellectual property litigator, Mr. Biller represents clients in patent, trademark, copyright, and trade secret litigation in trial and appellate courts throughout the country. Mr. Biller also advises and assists clients with managing their intellectual property assets and advises clients on brand and content management, licensing and other IPR contracts and trade secret issues. 

“What an honor to be recognized as one of The Best Lawyers in America 2018,” said Biller. “I love what I do and am grateful for the team that we have at Coats and Bennett that helps us achieve success for our clients.”

Biller obtained his undergraduate degree from Purdue University where he was a Distinguished Military Graduate, and his Juris Doctor, magna cum laude, from Campbell University in 1997, where he served as the managing editor for the Campbell Law Review. Mr. Biller is an NC Bar Certified specialist in Trademark Law and served as an adjunct professor and Campbell Law School where he taught intellectual property litigation. He was named to the NC Business Legal Elite for several years and retired to the IP Hall of Fame in 2013. Mr. Biller has chaired the American Bar Association’s committee on trademark litigation and trademarks on the internet.

Coats and Bennet, PLLC Celebrates 30 Years As A Full Service Intellectual Property Law Firm

CARY, N.C. (December 2017) – Coats and Bennett, PLLC, one of the nation’s highest rated intellectual property law firms, recently marked their 30th anniversary. Coats and Bennett has represented clients for three decades by providing innovative legal solutions to sophisticated global corporations, emerging technology firms, and sole entrepreneurs. Coats and Bennett has remained at the cutting edge of intellectual property law and has gained a reputation for being energetic, well-seasoned, bold, and insightful. 

“We are excited to reach 30 years serving the community in intellectual property litigation, patent application preparation and prosecution, trademarks, copyrights and more,” said David Kalish, managing member of Coats and Bennett. “We have achieved this milestone through the hard work and dedication of our attorneys, paralegals and staff. Through the years, we’ve remained at the cutting edge of intellectual property law and remain dedicated to excellence and the highest professional standards. We look forward to 30 more years!”

Coats and Bennett was established in 1987 as a two-person shop.  Since then, the firm has grown to 15 attorneys and patent agents. Despite being larger, Coats and Bennett has remained true to their founding principles of honesty, integrity and trust. Coats and Bennett connects with its clients by understanding their complex technologies and business needs. While located in Cary, North Carolina, Coats and Bennett works with companies and individuals both locally and worldwide.

“Coats and Bennett has always been a firm where clients expect and receive exceptional service,” said Kalish. “As we look to the next 30 years, we are excited to grow and continue to prove our worth on every case, bringing the ability to forge sound legal strategy, harness advanced technical skills and commitment to timely solutions.”

Anthony Biller Mentioned in North Carolina Lawyers Weekly

Anthony Biller, Member at C&B, is mentioned in North Carolina Lawyers Weekly acticle, “Everyone’s Carolina”

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Anthony Biller Mentioned in Triangle Business Journal

Anthony Biller, Member at C&B, is mentioned in Triangle Business Journal acticle, “Cary company files trade secrets suit agains newly formed competitor.”

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