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Glenn P. Ladwig

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Phone: 352-375-8100
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Education

  • B.S. cum laude
    Biology
    Saint Leo University
  • M.S. Medical Sciences, with thesis
    University of Florida College of Medicine
    Studied the cellular and molecular biology of wound healing
  • M.S. Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences
    University of Florida College of Pharmacy
    Concentration in Forensic Drug Chemistry
  • J.D. cum laude
    Stetson University College of Law

AREAS OF PRACTICE

  • U.S. and International Patent Prosecution
  • U.S. and International Patent Procurement and Enforcement Strategy
  • Patentability, Freedom-to-Operate, Infringement, and Patent Validity Opinions
  • License Agreements
  • Trademark Acquisition, Prosecution, Counseling, and Portfolio Management

TECHNOLOGY AREAS

  • Biotechnology
  • Pharmaceuticals
  • Cell Therapy and Cell-Based Assays
  • Vaccines and Immunotherapies
  • Medical and Research Devices

PRIOR PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

  • In-house intellectual property counsel of a publicly traded biopharmaceutical company

AWARDS AND RECOGNITION

  • Board Certified in Intellectual Property Law by The Florida Bar
  • Certified Licensing ProfessionalTM, Licensing Executive Society (USA & Canada)

PROFESSIONAL MEMBERSHIPS & ACTIVITIES

  • Registered to practice before the U.S Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO)
  • American Intellectual Property Law Association
  • Licensing Executive Society (USA & Canada)
  • Certified Licensing Professionals, Inc., Examination Development and Maintenance Committee
  • The Florida Bar
  • Admitted to practice before the U.S. District Courts for the Northern & Southern Districts of Florida
  • BioFlorida, Board of Directors; Past Co-Chair, Northeast Chapter
  • Guest lecturer at entrepreneurial forums:
    • National and International: University of Oxford, Association of University Technology Managers
    • State: Intellectual Property Law Association of Florida, The Florida Bar, BioFlorida, University of Florida Interdisciplinary Program in Biomedical Sciences & Fredric G. Levin College of Law, University of South Florida, Moffitt Cancer Center, and Santa Fe College Center for Innovation and Economic Development and Perry Center for Emerging Technologies

COMMUNITY INVOLVEMENT

  • Advisory Committee Member, Santa Fe College Perry Center for Emerging Technologies
  • Cade Museum for Creativity and Invention, Cade Museum Prize Judge
  • Gainesville Area Innovation Network
  • Startup Quest, CareerSource Florida
  • Boy Scouts of America
  • Upward Youth Basketball and Soccer Coach

SELECTED PUBLICATIONS

  • “To Compete, Or Non-Compete, That is the Question,” Business in Greater Gainesville, April 2016.
  • “Raise Your IP IQ: What Every Small Business Owner Should Know About Intellectual Property,” Business in Greater Gainesville, November 2015.
  • “Business Abhors Uncertainty: Experts from the UK and US Ponder Life Sciences Patenting,” Issue 52, 2015.
  • “5 Things Every Company Should Know About Intellectual Property,” Business in the Heart of Florida, March, 2014.

SELECTED PATENTS

  • 8,737,715: Methods and Apparatus for Diagnosis and/or Prognosis of Cancer
  • 8,686,063: Method of Infiltrating Enamel Lesions
  • 8,603,458: Genetic Adjuvants for Immunotherapy
  • 8,440,395: Methods of Detecting and Treating Colon Disorders
  • 8,383,397: Method and System for the Production of Cells
  • 7,714,106: Neuropeptides and Their Use for Pest Control