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News Posted on October 6, 2017

Ryan T. Holte ’08 Nominated to U.S. Court of Federal Claims

Ryan T. Holte ’08, the David L. Brennan Associate Professor of Law and Director of the Center for Intellectual Property Law and Technology at The University of Akron School of Law, has been nominated to the United States Court of Federal Claims by President Donald Trump.

Holte is the recipient of two nonresident Thomas Edison Innovation Fellowships from George Mason University School of Law, and a grant from the Case Western Reserve University School of Law, to support research and writing on intellectual property topics. Prior to entering academia, Holte practiced as a litigation attorney at the United States Federal Trade Commission, an associate in the Intellectual Property Practice Group at the Jones Day law firm, and a patent prosecutor at the Finnegan law firm. He also clerked for Judge Loren A. Smith on the United States Court of Federal Claims and Judge Stanley F. Birch Jr. on the United States Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit.