Location: Alexandria, VA
James Hayne is a Registered Patent Attorney and member of the Intellectual Property and Technology Service Group primarily located in the firm's Alexandria office. His practice focuses on patent preparation and prosecution, both foreign and domestic. James has experience prosecuting patent applications covering a wide range of subject matter, including consumer goods, mechanical devices, electronics, software, and business methods.
Recent News, Articles & Speaking Engagements
- "U.S. Supreme Court Addresses Induced Infringement of a Patent: Belief in Non-Infringement is a Defense; But Belief in Invalidity is Not," with Jeffrey A. Haeberlin, Stites & Harbison Client Alert, June 17, 2015
- "New ‘One Stop Shop’ for Worldwide Design Protection May Not Increase Convenience," Stites & Harbison Client Alert, May 21, 2015
- "One For the Money: Supreme Court Holds the Single-Entity Rule Applies for Induced Infringement," Stites & Harbison Client Alert, June 3, 2014
- "Estimations and measurements of shear stresses on bed materials in erosion rate testing devices," ASCE Journal of Hydraulic Engineering, November 1, 2012
More Than Stites & Harbison
While in law school, James was a legal intern at the University of Florida Office of Technology Licensing. James also interned at the United States Patent and Trademark Office, examining multiple patent applications during his time there. In his personal time, James enjoys reading and he looks forward to getting back to bicycling regularly. He is also interested (but very inexperienced) in sailing.