Registered U.S. Patent Attorney

James Hayne

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

One For the Money: Supreme Court Holds the Single-Entity Rule

Estimations and measurements of shear stresses on bed materials in erosion rate testing devices

ASCE Journal of Hydraulic Engineering, November 1, 2012
Recent Assignments
Bar Admissions
*Not yet licensed in Virginia
United States Patent and Trademark Office
American Bar Association
Kentucky Bar Association
Louisville Bar Association
American Intellectual Property Law Association (AIPLA)
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.

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Client Alerts

U.S. Supreme Court Addresses Induced Infringement of a Patent: Belief in Non-Infringement is a Defe

Continuing with its recent interest in Intellectual Property Law, on May 26, 2015 the U.S. Supreme Court issued a decision in Commil USA, LLC v. Cisco Systems, Inc. clarifying that a good-faith belief that...
by Jeffrey A. Haeberlin and James Hayne June 17, 2015
Client Alerts

New ‘One Stop Shop’ for Worldwide Design Protection May Not Increase Convenience

On May 13, 2015, the United States joined the Hague Agreement Concerning the International Registration of Industrial Designs (the Hague Agreement). In doing so, the United States is now one of 64 Contracting Parties...
by James Hayne May 21, 2015
Client Alerts

One For the Money: Supreme Court Holds the Single-Entity Rule

The Supreme Court ruled yesterday on two more of the several intellectual property cases argued before it this year. In Limelight Networks, Inc. v Akamai Technologies, Inc. the Supreme Court addressed the issue of...
by James Hayne June 03, 2014
Press Releases

Stites & Harbison adds seven new attorneys

LOUISVILLE, Ky.—Chairman Ken Sagan of Stites & Harbison, PLLC, announces the addition of seven new attorneys to the firm. Four of the seven attorneys are based in the Louisville, Ky., office; two are based...
by Stites & Harbison, PLLC December 26, 2013