The University of  Maryland Baltimore's UM Ventures team is collaborating with the Chesapeake Digital Health Exchange to conduct a Digital Health Pre-Accelerator.

Michelle Leveque will be a subject matter speaker in the May 5, 2022 session entitled "Program Introduction, Orientation and Overview of Process".  In this first session, IP issues associated with a digital health startup will be discussed.


Path to a Patent, quarterly series restarts January 12

The United States Patent and Trademark Office's eight-part recurring Path to a Patent series covers everything from intellectual property basics, to patent searching, to what you'll need to draft and submit your patent application.

This free, virtual series, which is hosted by USPTO regional offices, starts January 12 and will run through March 16.  


We celebrated our 25th anniversary in 2018.  Many thanks to our clients, colleagues, associates, friends, and family!

Michelle Leveque will be presenting at the Frederick Bar Association's Business Law Section Meeting on May 15, 2020 at Lusk Law at 113 E Church St.   This is open only to members of the Frederick Bar.  Frederick Bar members should contact Frank Goldstein at for more information.  


University of Maryland, Baltimore - Graduate School

Michelle Leveque will be a featured speaker in the Scientific and Medical Entrepreneurship Certificate Program that begins in January 2023.


St. Thomas More Academy sent two teams, the Lego Roosters and Lego Capuchins, to compete in the 2017 First Lego League Qualifier. The theme of the 2016/2017 FIRST® Lego® League was "Animal Allies" and consisted of three parts.  Students had to design and build a robot using the Lego Mindstorms kit that autonomously navigates an obstacle course, complete a project to invent something that could help animals, and demonstrate teamwork while completing timed "minute-to-win-it" challenges known as Core Values challenges.  The student range from third grade through eighth grade.  Click here to read more....


Michelle Leveque will be speaking at TECHPORT on May 21, 2020.  Website:

Michelle Leveque will be addressing Intellectual Property questions as part of a legal panel for the Women's Business Network on April 9, 2020.  Contact us at for more details.

St. Thomas More Students' Patent-Pending Invention Wins First Place