Kenneth Weatherwax, co-managing partner at Lowenstein & Weatherwax LLP, was quoted in an October 27, 2021 Bloomberg Law article by Matthew Bultman reporting that Kathi Vidal, a litigation partner at Winston & Strawn, has been nominated by President Biden to serve as Director of the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office.  As quoted in the article, Mr. Weatherwax lauded that the nominee had balanced career experience in her practice representing both patent owners and patent challengers in litigation.  The article may be accessed here.