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Womble Carlyle Sandridge & Rice LLP

Offices

  1. USA

    1. Atlanta GA

      271 17th Street North West, Suite 2400, Atlanta GA 30363-1017, USA T 1 404 888 7000 F 1 404 870 2401
    2. Baltimore MD

      250 West Pratt Street, Suite 1300, Baltimore MD 21201, USA T 1 410 545 5800 F 1 410 545 5801
    3. Charleston SC

      5 Exchange Street, Charleston SC 29401, USA T 1 843 722 3400 F 1 843 723 7398
    4. Charlotte NC

      One Wells Fargo Center, Suite 3500, 301 South College Street, Charlotte NC 28202-6037, USA T 1 704 331 4900 F 1 704 331 4955
    5. Greensboro NC

      300 N. Greene Street, Suite 1900, Greensboro NC 27401, USA
    6. Greenville SC

      550 South Main Street, Suite 400, Greenville SC 29601, USA T 1 864 255 5400 F 1 864 255 5440
    7. McLean VA

      Seventh Floor, 6862 Elm Street, McLean VA 22101, USA T 1 703 790 3310 F 1 703 790 2623
    8. Raleigh NC

      Suite 2100 150 Fayetteville Street Mall, PO Box Box 831, Raleigh NC 27602, USA T 1 919 755 2100 F 1 919 755 2150
    9. Research Triangle Park NC

      Suite 400 - 2530 Meridian Parkway, PO Box 13069, Research Triangle Park NC 27709, USA T 1 919 484 2300 F 1 919 484 2340
    10. Tysons Corner VA

      8065 Leesburg Pike, 4th Floor, Tysons Corner VA 22182-2738, USA
    11. Washington DC

      1120 Nineteenth Street NW, Eighth Floor, Washington DC 20036, USA T 1 202 857 4400 F 1 202 467 6910
    12. Wilmington DE

      222 Delaware Avenue, 15th Floor, Wilmington DE 19801, USA T 1 302 252 4320 F 1 302 252 4330
    13. Winston Salem NC

      One West Fourth Street, Winston Salem NC 27103, USA T 1 336 721 3600 F 1 336 721 3660
    14. Winston-Salem NC

      1 West 4th Street, Winston-Salem NC 27101, USA T 1 336 721 3600 F 1 336 721 3660
  1. Arguing a post-Alice 101 “abstract idea” rejection during patent prosecution

    USA - January 26 2015

    Since the Federal and Supreme Court rulings in Alice Corporation Pty. Ltd. v. CLS Bank International, et al., we have seen some issued patents

  2. Because you are asking . . . DOL says new proposed rule on white collar exemptions under the FLSA will be issued in February 2015

    USA - January 22 2015

    As many of you know, last year President Obama directed the DOL to issue new regulations to "modernize and streamline" the white collar exemptions to

  3. Restriction requirement: to traverse or not to traverse?

    USA - October 8 2013

    During the pendency of a patent application, the US Patent and Trademark Office can restrict claims, requiring that the Applicant elect a sub

  4. Supreme Court overturns Federal Circuit standard for review of claim construction

    USA - January 21 2015

    The United States Supreme Court has overturned the Federal Circuit's longstanding rule that all district court claim construction rulings are

  5. Atlanta resident accused of counterfeiting and disturbing confusingly similar limitations of trademarked Chanel handbags and wallets.

    USA - September 9 2013

    Chanel, Inc. ("Chanel"), based in New York, brings this complaint in the Northern District of Georgia asserting counterfeiting and trademark

  1. Arguing a post-Alice 101 “abstract idea” rejection during patent prosecution

    USA - January 26 2015

    Since the Federal and Supreme Court rulings in Alice Corporation Pty. Ltd. v. CLS Bank International, et al., we have seen some issued patents

  2. Because you are asking . . . DOL says new proposed rule on white collar exemptions under the FLSA will be issued in February 2015

    USA - January 22 2015

    As many of you know, last year President Obama directed the DOL to issue new regulations to "modernize and streamline" the white collar exemptions to

  3. Supreme Court overturns Federal Circuit standard for review of claim construction

    USA - January 21 2015

    The United States Supreme Court has overturned the Federal Circuit's longstanding rule that all district court claim construction rulings are

  4. Florida joins U.S. DOL’s worker misclassification initiative

    USA - January 19 2015

    On January 13, 2015, the U.S. Department of Labor announced that Florida joined the ranks of states that have entered into formal agreements with the

  5. Fresh bill in newly-convened N.C. State legislature aims at condemnation powers

    USA - January 16 2015

    Portending what is likely to be a significant legislative session for local government powers and real property rights in North Carolina, the first