June 29, 2015

Workman Nydegger’s John Guynn Awarded Best Technical Paper at 2015 IEEE-IAS/PCA Cement Conference

By: Paige White

Workman Nydegger Shareholder John Guynn, together with John Kline of Kline Consulting, LLC, recently co-authored and presented a paper at the 2015 IEEE-IAS/PCA Cement Conference.  The paper, titled “Maximizing SCM Content of Blended Cements”, was awarded first place for best technical paper at the conference.

The presentation and paper describe a method for enhancing the strength of cementitious blends containing cement and supplementary cementitious materials (SCMs).  Mr. Guynn also explained how increased use of SCMs reduces the environmental footprint of concrete.

Mr. Guynn has gained a reputation as one of the most technically knowledgeable patent attorneys in the field of cement and concrete, and has represented several clients in this field.

Founded over 30 years ago, Workman Nydegger specializes in intellectual property (IP) law and complex litigation.  The firm represents a wide array of clients in all areas of intellectual property law, including patent, trademark, copyright, litigation and prosecution, unfair competition and related licensing matters, and ANDA litigation, and possesses expertise in a diverse range of technologies, including computer systems, software, e-commerce and information technology; electronics and electrical engineering; pharmaceutical, nutraceutical, chemical, biotechnology, and medical and life science technologies; physics and optics; mechanics and mechanical engineering and alternative energy.