Vanderbilt University Law School,
Order of the Coif (Top 10%)
Vanderbilt Journal of Transnational Law
Executive Authorities Editor, 2007–2008
Missouri University of Science and Technology,
B.S., Computer Science, summa cum laude, 2005
Upsilon Pi Epsilon Computer Science Honor Society
Texas USDC, Eastern District
Illinois USDC, Northern District
US Ct Appeals, Federal Circuit
US Patent and Trademark Office
Wisconsin USDC, Western District
Bar Association of Metropolitan St. Louis
Patent, Trademark, and Copyright Steering Committee
American Bar Association
Intellectual Property Law Section
International Law Section
Association for Computing Machinery (ACM)
Included in "Missouri & Kansas Super Lawyers" Rising Stars, 2014-2016
Thompson Coburn LLP
Summer Associate, 2007
Lanier Ford Shaver & Payne, P.C.
Summer Associate, 2006
Encompassing a broad range of intellectual property matters, Anthony "Tony" Blum's practice includes patents, copyrights, trademarks and other issues involving the internet.
He represents clients before the patent office in post-grant proceedings and litigates infringement suits throughout the country. His cases involve diverse technologies, including telecommunications, artificial intelligence, cryptography and e-commerce. Tony also advises clients on infringement and validity, as well as speech-related issues on the internet.
With a background in computer science and experience in a variety of programming languages, Tony offers extensive technical knowledge to his clients, including those in the telecommunications and tech industries. He provides representation to a range of clients, from small software and internet companies to national and multi-national corporations.
Supreme Court Establishes International Copyright Exhaustion - But What About Patents?
TC’s Inside IP August 2013
"America Invents Act-- Patent 'Reform' But Possibly Not Simplification or Even Harmonization";
TC's Inside IP, June 2011
"Courts Protect Website Owners Who Publish User-Generated Content";
TC's Insider IP, June 2010
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