The Bradenton Herald reported today that three of Florida’s research universities bested North Carolina’s famed Research Triangle for patent awards in 2013. The article noted USF, UF and UCF were granted 239 patents versus a total of 130 earned by the Triangle (Duke, NC State and UNC, Chapel Hill).
In Florida Smith & Hopen represents USF, FSU, UCF, FAMU, FGCU and Moffitt Cancer Center. In Colorado, Smith & Hopen represents the University of Colorado and Colorado State University. Smith & Hopen has recently established a presence in the North Carolina Research Triangle.