- Chemical Engineering
- Food Science
- Metallurgy & Ceramics
- Pharmaceuticals & Pharmaceutical Formulation
- Polymer & Materials Science
- Semiconductor Devices & Processing Methods
- State of Connecticut, 2012
- U.S. Patent and Trademark Office, 2006
University of Connecticut School of Law, J.D., 2012
The Ohio State University, Ph.D., Chemistry, 2000
St. Petersburg State University, St. Petersburg, Russia, B.S., Chemistry, with honors, 1993
Dmitry Zuev supports large and small clients in the development of their patent portfolios. Dmitry has drafted and prosecuted patents and prepared opinions in the areas of chemistry, crystallography, chemical processes, metallurgy, nanotechnology, polymer and material science, pharmaceuticals, and biotechnology. Dmitry also has experience in trademark clearing, searching and registration. Prior to joining the firm, Dmitry worked as a senior research investigator at Bristol-Myers Squibb Company. His work involved design and synthesis of drug candidates for various therapeutic targets. Dmitry is an inventor of several patents and has co-authored numerous technical articles in top-tier publications, including Bioorganic and Medicinal Chemistry Letters, Organic Letters, and Electronic Encyclopedia of Reagents for Organic Synthesis. He has presented his research results at national and international chemistry meetings, and served as a Chair of the Poster Session at the Medicinal Chemistry Gordon Research Conference.
Associate, Cantor Colburn LLP, 2012-present
Patent Agent, Cantor Colburn LLP, 2012
Senior Research Investigator, Bristol-Myers Squibb Company, 2000-2012
Graduate Teaching Assistant, The Ohio State University, 1995-2000
Research Scientist, St. Petersburg State University, St. Petersburg, Russia, 1991-1995
Zuev, D. "Providing Inequitable Conduct under Therasense Standard - Analysis of Federal Circuit's Decision in American Calcar, Inc. v. American Honda Motor Co." Oral presentation. 31st Annual Joint Patent Practice Seminar, May 12, 2015, New York, NY.
Zuev, D.; Mattson, R. J.; Huang, H.; Mattson, G. K.; Zueva, L.; Nielsen, J. M.; Kozlowski, E. S.; Huang, S.; Wu, D.; Gao, Q.; Lodge, N. J.; Bronson, J. J.; Macor, J. E. “Potential CRF1R PET Imaging Agents: N-fluoroalkyl-8-(6-methoxy-2-methylpyridin-3-yl)-2,7-dimethyl-N-alkylpyrazolo [1,5-a][1,3,5] triazin-4-amines” Bioorg. Med. Chem. Lett. 2011, 21, 2484
Zuev, D.; Vrudhula, V. M.; Michne, J. A.; Dasgupta, B.; Pin, S. S.; Huang, S.; Wu, D.; Gao, Q.; Zhang, J.; Taber, M. T.; Macor, J. E.; Dubowchik, G. M. “Discovery of 6-Chloro-2-trifluoromethyl-7-aryl-7H-imidazo[1,2-a]imidazol-3-ylmethylamines, a Novel Class of Corticotropin Releasing Factor Receptor Type 1 (CRF1R) Antagonists” Bioorg. Med. Chem. Lett. 2010, 20, 3669
Zuev, D. “Phenyllithium” An update article for the Electronic Encyclopedia of Reagents for Organic Synthesis, Paquette, L. A., Ed. Wiley, NY, 2007
Zuev, D. “2-Lithiopyridine” An update article for the Electronic Encyclopedia of Reagents for Organic Synthesis, Paquette, L. A., Ed. Wiley, NY, 2007
Zuev, D.; Michne, J. A.; Huang, H.; Beno, B. R.; Wu, D.; Gao, Q.; Torrente, J. R.; Xu, C.; Conway, C. M.; Macor, J. E.; Dubowchik, G. M. “Stereoselective Synthesis of New Conformationally Restricted Analogues of a Potent CGRP Receptor Antagonist” Org. Lett. 2005, 7, 2465
Zuev, D.; Michne, J. A.; Pin, S. S.; Zhang, J.; Taber, M. T.; Dubowchik, G. M. “Optimization of CRF1R Binding Affinity of 2-(2,4,6-Trichlorophenyl)-4-trifluoromethyl-5-aminomethylthiazoles Through Rapid and Selective Parallel Synthesis” Bioorg. Med. Chem. Lett. 2005, 15, 431
Razin, V. V.; Ulin, N. V.; Raev, V. A.; Zadonskaya, N. Y.; Zuev, D. S. “Synthesis and Dehydrobromination of 3-Bromomethyl- and 3-Bromo-3-methoxymethylcyclobutane-1-carbonitriles and Methyl 3-Bromomethyl- and 3-Bromo-3-methoxymethylcyclobutane-1-carboxylates” Russ. J. Org. Chem. 2003, 39, 51
Zuev, D.; Paquette, L.A. “A Modular Approach to Marine Macrolide Construction. 3. Enantioselective Synthesis of the C1-C28 Sector of Spongistatin 1 (Altohyrtin A)” Org. Lett. 2000, 2, 679
Zuev, D.; Paquette, L.A. “First Examples of the Interrupted Nazarov Reaction” ChemTracts - Organic Chemistry 1999, 12, 1019
Marcin, L. R.; Good, A. C.; Wu, Y.-J.; Zuev, D. S.; Olson, R. E.; Wang, N. “Diaminopropane Derived Macrocycles as Inhibitors of Beta Amyloid Production” U.S. Patent No. 7,772,221.
Vrudhula, V. M.; Zuev, D. S.; Dasgupta, B. “Imidazolyl Derivatives as Corticotropin Releasing Factor Inhibitors” U.S. Patent No. 7,211,669.
Dubowchik, G. M.; Vrudhula, V. M.; Zuev, D. S.; Dasgupta, B.; Macor, J. E. “Imidazolyl Derivatives as Corticotropin Releasing Factor Inhibitors” U.S. Patent No. 6,888,004.
Dubowchik, G. M.; Zuev, D. S. “Substituted Azole Derivatives as Inhibitors of Corticotropin Releasing Factor” U.S. Patent No. 6,515,005.
Zuev, Dmitry “Proving Inequitable Conduct under Therasense Standard – Analysis of Federal Circuit’s Decision in American Calcar, Inc. v. American Honda Motor Co.” Oral Presentation. 31st Annual Joint Patent Practice Seminar, May 12, 2015, New York, NY
Zuev, Dmitry “Lead Compound Theory in Obviousness Inquiry: an Unsurmountable Obstacle for a Patent Challenger?” Oral Presentation. 248th American Chemical Society National Meeting, August 10-14, 2014, San Francisco, CA
Zuev, Dmitry “Fixing Application Filing Errors: When Can a Defective Patent Be Reissued?” Oral Presentation. 248th American Chemical Society National Meeting, August 10-14, 2014, San Francisco, CA
- The Connecticut Law TribuneMay 15, 2013
In support of the people of Boston after the tragedy at the Boston Marathon, Cantor Colburn's Hartford office participated in Wear Your Boston Day on April 19, 2013.
- Connecticut Law TribuneOctober 8, 2012
- IP FrontlineOctober 3, 2012
- Hartford Business JournalOctober 2, 2012
- May 4, 2019University of Connecticut, Storrs, CT
Several Cantor Colburn attorneys will be judges at the regional and statewide Connecticut Invention Convention (CIC), competitions, including Eric Baron, who is also a CIC board member, Lynn Stewart, Dennis Jakiela, Ph.D., Wanli Wu, Derek Jennings, Ali Caless, Dmitry Zuev, Chris Boehm, Luann Liang, and Sandy Sawwan. Michael Cantor ill attend to represent the firm during the program, which will recognize Cantor Colburn's support. This year's convention will take place on Saturday, May 4, 2019 at UConn's Storrs campus.
- September 25, 2018Anlyan Center at Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut
BioCT presents, "Bioscience Investor Outlook: 2018 Trend Report and 2019 Projections" on September 25, 2018 at the Yale Anlyan Center in New Haven, Connecticut.
- June 4, 2018Boston, Massachusetts
The 2018 BIO International Convention will take place on June 4-7, 2018, in Boston, Massachusetts. Cantor Colburn attorneys Todd Garabedian, Ph.D., Anne Maxwell, Ph.D., Dmitry Zuev, Ph.D. and Sandy Shaner, Ph.D. will attend the 25th annual event. More than 16,500 life sciences professionals will flock to Boston for the convention.
- April 12, 2018New Haven, Connecticut
The Organic Chemistry Symposium will take place on April 12, 2018 presented by the Yale University Department of Chemistry.
- December 12, 2017Alexion, New Haven, Connecticut
Connecticut's bioscience community celebrates the holidays together at CURE's annual holiday party.
- October 2, 2017Boston, Massachusetts
The AUTM 2017 Eastern Region Meeting, to be held in Boston, will gather to discuss best practices and strategies for industry-academia partnerships that culminate in successful product commercialization through company formation or licensing and other agreements.
- June 13, 2017The CURE Commons, Groton, Connecticut
Connecticut's bioscience community celebrated the start of summer at CURE's annual picnic. CURE (Connecticut United for Research Excellence) is the bioscience cluster of Connecticut, a diverse network of small and large life and health care sciences companies, universities, scientists, educators, students, entrepreneurs, mentors, business experts, and investors. Cantor Colburn is a member of CURE.
- May 11, 2017New Haven, Connecticut
Cantor Colburn is pleased to sponsor the Connecticut Intellectual Property Law Association's Judge's Dinner on May 11, 2017.
- April 29, 2017Storrs, Connecticut
Several Cantor Colburn attorneys were judges at the Connecticut Invention Convention (CIC), an award winning, internationally recognized, 501(c)(3) educational organization open to K-8 students statewide, and is designed to develop, encourage, and enhance critical thinking skills through invention, innovation and entrepreneurship.
- November 3, 2016Yale School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut
Dmitry Zuev, Ph.D. was part of a panel discussion on biomedical careers held at the Yale School of Medicine in New Haven, Connecticut on Wednesday, November 3, 2016.
- November 3, 2016Yale School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut
The Yale Biomedical Careers Committee invited Dmitry Zuev, Ph.D., Esq., to participate in a panel discussion that introduced the university’s Ph.D.s and postdocs to various aspects of careers in law.
- April 30, 2016UConn, Storrs, Connecticut
Several Cantor Colburn attorneys will be judges at the Connecticut Invention Convention (CIC), an award winning, internationally recognized, 501(c)(3) educational organization open to K-8 students statewide, and is designed to develop, encourage, and enhance critical thinking skills through invention, innovation and entrepreneurship.
- May 12, 2015New York, New York
Dmitry Zuev, Ph.D., Esq. spoke at the 31st Annual Joint Patent Practice Seminar on May 12, 2015 in New York City.
- May 2, 2015Gampel Pavilion, UConn Storrs Campus
Several Cantor Colburn attorneys will be judges at the Connecticut Invention Convention (CIC), including Counsel Eric Baron, who is also a CIC board member.
The annual convention gives students and parents an introduction to careers in engineering with exhibits staffed by UConn's students and professors which showcase engineering subjects, including civil, mechanical and chemical engineering – helping students discover engineering and science as real possible careers, definitely within reach.
- November 12, 2014Wallingford, Connecticut
Cantor Colburn is the founding sponsor of the Connecticut Innovation Summit, the state's largest tech networking event, where innovative, emerging, and disruptive companies, premier service providers, and elite technology leaders meet and celebrate innovation. The event concludes with an Awards Ceremony, hosted by Co-Managing Partner Michael Cantor, which will recognize the next generation of high-growth companies in Connecticut.
- 248th American Chemical Society MeetingAugust 10, 2014San Francisco, California
Dmitry Zuev, Ph.D., Esq., attended the 248th American Chemical Society Meeting in San Francisco, where he gave two presentations: “Lead Compound Theory in Obviousness Inquiry: an Unsurmountable Obstacle for a Patent Challenger?” and “Fixing Application Filing Errors: When Can a Defective Patent Be Reissued?”
- May 3, 2014UConn Campus, Storrs, Connecticut
On Saturday, May 3, 2014 at UConn's Storrs Campus, more than 600 young inventors will come together for the 30th annual state-wide Connecticut Invention Convention (CIC) hosted by UConn's School of Engineering. Several Cantor Colburn attorneys are volunteer judges at the event.
- November 7, 2013Wallingford, Connecticut
Cantor Colburn is a platinum sponsor of the Connecticut Innovation Summit, a day-long program for executives, entrepreneurs, rising technology leaders, and investors to come together to share ideas and promote innovation. The program includes mentor meetings, a funding fair, a sales pitch competition, a poster expo, and an awards ceremony.
The American Chemical Society
American Intellectual Property Law Association
Association of University Technology Managers
Connecticut Intellectual Property Law Association
Intellectual Property Owners Association (IPO)
- Pharmaceutical & Biotechnology Issues Committee