Wenderoth, Lind & Ponack, L.L.P.
Amy Schmid brings a unique understanding to the obstacles and complexities of obtaining a valid and enforceable patent, due to her experience on the opposing sides of patent prosecution.
Prior to joining Wenderoth in 2004, Amy was a Patent Examiner at the United States Patent and Trademark Office in the Biochemistry and Organic Chemistry Technology Center, focusing on organic compounds, bio-affecting and body treating compositions, drug delivery systems, dental compositions and cosmetics.
Amy’s practice focuses on drafting and prosecuting US patent applications in the chemical and pharmaceutical fields, and counseling domestic and international clients regarding portfolio strategy and management. Amy also formulates validity, infringement, and freedom-to-operate opinions.
Amy’s practice encompasses a wide range of technologies including:
Amy is active in AIPLA, and currently serves as the Chair of the Women in IP Law Committee. When not practicing law, Amy enjoys playing the piano, singing, and spending time outdoors with her husband and two children.
Amy E. Pulliam, Note, Raising the Bar Too High: Moseley v. V Secret Catalogue, Inc. and Relied Under the Federal Trademark Dilution Act, 53 Cath. U. L. Rev. 887 (2004)