From the St. Louis Business Journal
By Angela Mueller
As the competitive nature of business increases, so do the number of patent filings. To keep up with this growth, Polsinelli has hired eight new patent attorneys nationwide in 2015, including two based in Missouri. In St. Louis Polsinelli has eight licensed patent attorneys and 14 licensed intellectual property attorneys. The main driver behind the growth in patent work, Nealey said, is the increasingly and global nature of business.
"Competition is not just local and interstate. It's not even just national- but international," she said. "there is more emphasis on protecting marketing exclusivity in the United Sates and all over the world."
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