Posts Tagged ‘Polsinelli’

North Texas Patents on the Rise as DFW Becomes Innovation Hub

Posted by David Kirkpatrick

There is no single economic indicator or milestone that can decisively be called the lifeblood of innovation, but patents and patent activity are a good starting point.

“Patents are a great way to measure innovation, especially with respect to geographic …

On Tap: Founders Live, CodeLaunch Startup Expo & Digital Fight Club

Posted by Chrisa Head

North Texas is a big place, with plenty to do, see, hear, and watch. So, we scour the internet every week to find events and activities for you. As always, events may change at any time, so check the event …

Healthcare Dealmakers: The Future of AI, Risks & Opportunities in Substance Abuse

Posted by Lance Murray

Well-known Dallas tech entrepreneur Dave Copps told those attending the Healthcare Dealmakers Conference that artificial intelligence is the wave of the future because data is, well, really important.

Copps, founder and former CEO of Brainspace, a Cyxtera Business, is a …

Insight Optics Takes Top Spot in Health Wildcatters Pitch Contest

Posted by Lance Murray



Insight Optics, a health-care startup co-located in Dallas and Atlanta, took the top prize Wednesday in the Health Wildcatter’s pitch competition at the Healthcare Dealmakers Conference at the Adolphus Hotel.

Aaron Enten, the 26-year-old president, CEO, and technical …

Real Estate Recap: Five Lessons Learned From Dallas Startup Week

Posted by Erreka Campbell

Polsinelli_University of Texas at Dallas_ Dallas Innovates is a Silver Founding SponsorYou didn’t have to be “in” real estate to benefit from attending any one of the Real Estate sessions from this year’s Dallas Startup Week. 

Each session’s featured speakers ranged from experts to CEO’s discussing topics relevant to any startup …

Pitch Perfect: North Texas Events Boosting Entrepreneurial Ideas

Posted by Dallas Innovates

Here’s a list of some of the notable pitch events last year. Check for upcoming dates for 2018.


CodeLaunch is the seed accelerator and startup expo in Dallas-Fort Worth at which individuals pitch their app ideas to investors, …

DI People: Polsinelli Names VC Practice Co-Chairs; 25 Women in Tech Honorees

Posted by Lance Murray

A roundup of who’s on the move or being recognized among Dallas Innovators.

Adam Hull and Rick Jordan have been added as the new co-chairs of the nationwide Venture Capital and Emerging Growth Companies practice group at the national law

The Next Wave of Impact Investing in Dallas: MRIs and PRIs

Posted by Jonathan Blum

Polsinelli_University of Texas at Dallas_ Dallas Innovates is a Silver Founding SponsorDallas is in the midst of an innovation renaissance. With incubators and accelerators seemingly in almost every neighborhood, the market is flooded with investment opportunities.

That said, there’s only so much venture capital to go around, and many worthwhile startups …

Historic IP Decision: The Future of ‘Immoral,’ ‘Scandalous’ and ‘Disparaging’ Trademarks

Posted by Kathryn Allen and Adam Rehm

Polsinelli_University of Texas at Dallas_ Dallas Innovates is a Silver Founding SponsorThe U.S. Supreme Court recently made a decision that will likely have wide-ranging impact on the field of trademarks and open up protection for trademarks that may have been traditionally viewed as culturally or socially insensitive or disparaging. 

In a …

Case Study: Expediting Software Patent Applications via Track One

Posted by Adam Rehm

Polsinelli_University of Texas at Dallas_ Dallas Innovates is a Silver Founding SponsorA team of Polsinelli patent attorneys recently enjoyed informing a client that its software patent application had been allowed with lightning-fast speed. The United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) had issued a First-Action Allowance at three months and three …

Healthcare Dealmakers: Money & Medicine Come Together

Posted by Lance Murray

Health-care opportunities and challenges took center stage this week at the Healthcare Dealmakers Conference at the Four Seasons Resort and Club at Las Colinas.

It was the 10th year for the Polsinelli law firm to hold the conference, a forum

Socrates Health Solutions Wins Pitch Competition in Dallas

Posted by Jana J. Pruet


Socrates Health Solutions snagged the grand prize at the inaugural Innovation Pitch Competition Wednesday at this year’s two-day Healthcare Dealmakers Conference at the Adolphus Hotel in downtown …

Healthcare Dealmakers Conference Melds Money, Medicine

Posted by Lance Murray


The health-care industry is in the midst of great change in how it’s regulated, how it provides care, the technology it uses, and the way in which it is financed.…

Polsinelli: An Innovative Law Firm for Innovative Companies

Posted by Polsinelli

Polsinelli is uniquely positioned to deliver the entire spectrum of legal services to entrepreneurs. Indeed, it was Polsinelli’s own entrepreneurial spirit that fueled the launch of the firm in the Midwest in 1972 with only three attorneys, and accelerated its …