Helpful Links

  General
    IPLAC's Amicus Briefs
    https://www.iplac.org/amicus-curiae

    Local Rules and Local Patent Rules by Federal Judicial District
    https://www.irwinip.com/local-patent-rules
    
    DePaul College of Law – Technology/IP Legal Clinic
    https://law.depaul.edu/academics/experiential-learning/legal-clinics/clinics/technology-intellectual-property/Pages/default.aspx

Patent
    U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO)
    http://www.uspto.gov
    
    Google patents
    https://patents.google.com
    
    The John Marshall Law School Patent Clinic
    https://www.jmls.edu/clinics/patent/
    
    Chicago-Kent Patent Hub
    https://www.kentlaw.iit.edu/seeking-legal-help/illinois-patent-pro-bono
    
    Patent Blogs
    www.patentdocs.org
    https://patentlyo.com/

Copyright
    U.S. Copyright Office
    https://www.copyright.gov
    
    Search Copyrights
    https://cocatalog.loc.gov

Trademark
    Trademark Electronic Search System (TESS)
    http://tmsearch.uspto.gov
    
    State Trademark Information Links
    https://www.uspto.gov/trademarks-getting-started/process-overview/state-trademark-information-links
    
    The John Marshall Law School Trademark Clinic
    https://www.jmls.edu/clinics/trademark/

Privacy, Technology, and Cybersecurity
    The International Association of Privacy Professionals (IAPP)
    https://iapp.org

    Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN)
    http://www.icann.org

    National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST)
    https://www.nist.gov

International
    US Customs Office - Mitigation Guidelines ICP: Trademark, Copyright, and Patent
    https://www.cbp.gov/document/publications/mitigation-guidelines-icp-trademark-copyright-and-patent
    
    The United States Patent and Trademark Office's (USPTO) Intellectual Property (IP) Attaché Program
    https://www.uspto.gov/learning-and-resources/ip-policy/intellectual-property-rights-ipr-attach-program/intellectual

Legal Research
    Google Scholar
    https://scholar.google.com/

    Legal Information Institute
    https://www.law.cornell.edu/

    Supreme Court Of The United States Blog
    http://www.scotusblog.com/

     Public Access to Court Electronic Records (PACER)
    https://www.pacer.gov/

     Opinions of the United States Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit
    http://www.cafc.uscourts.gov/opinions-orders

Ethics
    USPTO Rules of Professional Conduct
    https://www.uspto.gov/learning-and-resources/patent-and-trademark-practitioners/current-patent-practitioner/ethics-rules

    Illinois Lawyers’ Assistance Program, Inc., offers 100% confidential, cost-free services for judges, attorneys, and law students dealing with any issues relating to depression, anxiety, stress, alcohol and substance abuse or addiction.
    www.illinoislap.org
   

Wellness
    ABA Commission on Lawyer Assistance Programs
    https://www.americanbar.org/groups/lawyer_assistance/resources/lawyer_wellness/

    Attorney Registration and Disciplinary Commission (ARDC)
    https://www.iardc.org/

    US Customs Office - Mitigation Guidelines ICP: Trademark, Copyright, and Patent
    https://www.cbp.gov/document/publications/mitigation-guidelines-icp-trademark-copyright-and-patent