David Schodin

David Schodin, Honors Scholar, Class of 2001

Chicago-Kent Honors Scholar

Class of 2001

Mr. Schodin received his B.A. in Chemistry from Knox College in Galesburg, Illinois in 1987. He also received his Ph.D. in Biochemistry from the University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign, in 1992.

While attending IIT Chicago-Kent, Mr. Schodin was a patent agent for Leydig, Voit & Mayer, Ltd. Mr. Schodin is now counsel to Abbott Laboratories regarding patent related matters. His practice is centered about Abbott's medical diagnostics division and focuses on contract and license administration, patent dispute resolution (including litigation and licensing), patent freedom of action advice, and patent procurement.

Writings

2001 Honors Scholars Seminar Paper

Abandoning All Hope Of A Plain-Meaning Interpretation of 35 U.S.C. ยง 102(g): Reliance On Dicta Taken From Allen v. W.H. Brady Is Legal Error