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The AMP FIN is making Waves in the Prosthetic Community

Posted by John M. Burke, Esq. | Jul 17, 2017 | 0 Comments

Approximately two years ago, Attorney Chris Caseiro was successful in obtaining a patent in a swim fin for leg amputees (known as the Amp Fin®) that was created by Randall and Lori Lord. Click here to learn more about the patent. Amp Fin

Since then, Mr. and Mrs. Lord have traveled across the country and demonstrated how the Amp Fin swim fin allows individuals with amputated legs to swim safely and comfortably. The Lords have done various interviews in the past and recently, they were featured in a “Made in Maine” segment by Steve Minich from WMTW:

The Lords are an example of the type of innovators that live in Maine. They saw a need that was not being met, developed the solution, sought the appropriate intellectual property protection then marketed it to the world. If you would like to learn more about the Amp Fin swim fin, please visit or visit them on their Facebook page.

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Chris A. Caseiro is a registered United States patent attorney who has extensive knowledge and experience in intellectual property law. With over 25 years of experience, Chris assists and counsels individual inventors and businesses in patent prosecution, licensing and enforcement in a variety of technical fields and works with agents around the world in establishing patent rights in a variety of countries for his clients. In addition to his robust patent practice, Chris works with trademark and service mark owners to determine the registrability, protection, licensing and enforcement of their marks in the United States and abroad and assists clients in protecting trademark rights and defending against assertions of trademark infringement. He also assists authors in registering copyrights in their works, and license and enforce their copyright.

Caseiro Burke is an intellectual property law firm providing legal services to individuals and businesses around the world. We offer clients creative, cost-effective and reliable legal solutions in all intellectual property matters. Our dedication to the practice of intellectual property law provides our clients with the focus of attention necessary to establish, protect and commercialize their innovations. Whether you are a sole inventor looking for patent protection for your invention, a distillery protecting its brand or a manufacturing company asserting or defending a patent infringement claim, Caseiro Burke will work with you to achieve effective results.

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John M. Burke, Esq.

John M. Burke manages the firm’s Maine Cannabis Law practice. Mr. Burke advises and represents the firm’s clients throughout Maine in both the Medical and Adult Use cannabis programs in a wide range of Maine cannabis law matters. In addition to Mr. Burke’s Maine cannabis law practice, Mr. Burke advises and assists the firm’s clients in a variety of industries on various intellectual property matters throughout the United States.


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