Sep 4, 2019

SGR IP Attorneys Continue Service as Adjunct Professors at Various Law Schools

IP-Professor-Blog-

SGR Partners Greg Kirsch and Matt Warenzak are continuing their service as adjunct professors of patent and intellectual property (IP) law, at various law schools. Kirsch will be teaching an intensive class on “Intellectual Property Protection for Computer Software”, at Washington University School of Law in St. Louis, during this coming weekend of September 6-8, 2019.  The class, which Kirsch has been teaching each Fall since 2011, focuses on how the various types of IP regimes (patents, copyrights, trade secrets, and trademarks) can be used to protect different aspects of computer software technology, the procedures used to protect such IP,… Read more


Dec 19, 2018

SGR Sponsors Environmental Law Conference

The Turner Environmental Law Clinic at Emory University School of Law will celebrate its 20th anniversary with an environmental law seminar and conference on Friday, January 18, 2019, from 8:30 am to 3:30 pm at Emory School of Law.  SGR is a sponsor of the conference and SGR partner Andrew Thompson serves on the advisory board of the Turner Environmental Law Clinic.  The conference will focus on the future of environmental law with speakers from around the country.  The seminar is open to the public—for more information about the seminar, click here.


Dec 14, 2017

Kirsch and Warenzak Continue Teaching As Adjunct Law Professors

Professor in Classroom

SGR attorneys have a long-standing tradition of teaching at colleges and universities across the country, and SGR’s intellectual property (IP) attorneys are no exception. SGR IP partner Gregory J. Kirsch has served as an adjunct professor of IP law at Emory University School of Law for over 20 years, most recently co-teaching a Patent Practice and Procedure class for the last 16 years.  Kirsch will next teach this class at Emory Law during the Spring of 2018. The class is tailored to second and third-year law students who are interested in pursuing a career in patent law and teaches them… Read more


Feb 9, 2017

Kirsch and Warenzak Continue to Teach Law School IP Classes

Law School Class

Greg Kirsch, SGR partner and Head of the firm’s Intellectual Property Department, will once again be teaching his “Intellectual Property Protection for Computer Software” class as an adjunct professor at Washington University School of Law in St. Louis, during the weekend of February 24-26, 2017.  Kirsch has been teaching this class annually since 2011, and the class focuses on how computer software may be protected with intellectual property (IP) laws in the US and internationally, and how this IP protection may be exploited and enforced.  The class is taught to approx. 40 2nd and 3rd-year law students, as well as MBA… Read more