MBBP Attorney Robert Finkel Judges Case Competition

MBBP Attorney Robert Finkel was one of several judges in TAMID’s First Annual National Case Competition for TAMID at Boston University. TAMID is a comprehensive, multi-phased program that connects students with the Israeli economy. BU TAMID was one of 27 participants in the Competition.

MBBP Supports MA Colleges and Universities in MITEF ‘Beantown Throwdown’

MBBP joins MIT Enterprise Forum of Cambridge and CHEN PR in hosting the upcoming Beantown Throwdown in November.  Students from top colleges and universities in Massachusetts will pitch off their innovative ideas for start-up companies.  Students representing Babson, Berklee, Boston University, Boston College, Harvard, MIT, UMass Lowell, Northeastern and Wentworth will have 3 minutes to present their ideas to attendees …

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Howard Zaharoff Judges BU’s 2014 New Venture Competition Semi-Finals

On February 28 MBBP IP and Licensing Attorney Howard Zaharoff helped judge the semi-finals of BU's 2014 New Venture Competition. The contest is sponsored by Boston University’s Institute for Technology Entrepreneurship and Commercialization (ITEC) and is open to current and past BU students, both graduates and undergrads. Interested students and alumni participated in a fall or spring …

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Howard Zaharoff to Judge BU Pitch & Pizza Competition

On Friday, November 1 MBBP Attorney Howard Zaharoff will be one of several judges in Boston University's Pitch and Pizza Competition. The event allows current BU students and alumni to pitch their ideas for a startup to a panel of experts, get feedback, get new team members and hopefully qualify for the Semi-Finals Round in March. To …

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MBBP Sponsors BU New Venture Competition

On Thursday, April 4th Boston University School of Management is hosting the final phase of its accelerator program "New Venture Competition". Thursday will be an opportunity for finalists to pitch their business to angel investors. Winners will receive a guaranteed spot in BU’s Venture Start-up Camp and a legal start-up package worth $5,000 for each of the top three …

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BU Receives $13.6M Grant for Lung Cancer Study

MBBP client Boston University School of Medicine (BUSM) has recently been awarded a $13.6 million grant from the U.S. Department of Defense Lung Cancer Research Program. The grant will be put toward a five-year national study that will focus on military personnel and veterans at military hospitals and Veteran’s Affairs medical centers. The study will …

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BU Names Allegro Founder 2011 Innovator of the Year

On July 19th, MBBP client Boston University hosted its second annual Tech, Drugs and Rock & Roll event which 500 industry professionals, entrepreneurs and BU community members attended for an evening of food, drinks, music and technology. BU provost and chief academic officer Jean Morrison also presented the 2011 Innovator of the Year award to School …

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Allegro Diagnostics Enters License Agreement with Boston University

On June 29th, MBBP client Allegro Diagnostics, Inc. announced that it has entered into an exclusive license agreement with MBBP client Boston University and the University of Utah Foundation for intellectual property related to Allegro Diagnostics' molecular testing platform which utilizes a genomic biomarker to detect early signs of lung cancer. Mike Webb, President and CEO …

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