Recognition. Awards & Top Trademark Law Firm World Trademark Review 1000, U.S. Trademark Case of the Year: In re Bose

Save this PDF as:
 WORD  PNG  TXT  JPG

Size: px
Start display at page:

Download "Recognition. Awards & Top Trademark Law Firm World Trademark Review 1000, 2011-2016. U.S. Trademark Case of the Year: In re Bose"

Transcription

1 Trademark

2 With a heavyweight reputation and a national reach across the market (World Trademark Review 1000), Fish & Richardson is among the top trademark firms in the United States. Our practice includes experienced trademark attorneys and paralegals who are dedicated to trademark, trade dress, and domain name matters, including strategic counseling and prosecution work as well as complex litigation and alternative dispute resolution. As part of the world s premier intellectual property (IP) law firm, Fish s trademark group offers the resources of a global IP leader, the expertise of a boutique, and the personal service that comes with a local presence. In a league of its own, Fish & Richardson impresses for its keen awareness of the commercial issues at play in trademark disputes. They understand more than the law; they consider all the implications for the business and take the issues to heart; they really feel like part of our company. World Trademark Review 1000

3 Trademark Fish s trademark group offers the resources of a global IP leader, the expertise of a boutique, and the personal service that comes with a local presence.

4 Brand Integrity. Experience. Results. Clients turn to Fish not only to protect and enforce their corporate names, logos, and products, but also to help them build a strong reputation in the marketplace. Trademark Services We know how valuable a strong brand can be in today s competitive economy. The most successful companies build strategic trademark portfolios that will appreciate in value and provide a leading edge over competitors. Fish trademark attorneys take a business-focused approach to handling trademark and brand issues for our diverse client base across a wide range of industries. We are just as comfortable managing large international portfolios for Fortune 500 corporations as we are assisting emerging companies as they develop unique and protectable marks. Our global trademark services are available throughout our 12 offices in the US and in Munich, Germany, including: > Registration, maintenance, and renewal of trademarks in the United States and worldwide > Preparation, filing, and prosecution of new trademark applications and responses to Office Actions > Trademark docketing > Trademark clearance searches and opinions > Trademark portfolio audits and strategic counseling > Trademark analysis for mergers & acquisitions > Licensing agreements and trademark due diligence > Investigations related to the trademark rights of others > Advice on domain name acquisition and dispute resolution in the United States and worldwide > Trademark oppositions and cancellations before the Trademark Trial and Appeal Board (TTAB) > Trademark litigation in federal and state courts > Anticounterfeiting investigations and related litigation > Registration of trademarks with Customs offices in the United States and worldwide > Trademark watch services Global Brand Protection Over the course of the firm s more than 130-year history, we have developed strong relationships with law firms around the globe. With our own office in Munich, Germany, and our connections with foreign trademark counsel, we are able to furnish a comprehensive package of trademark services for virtually any jurisdiction in the world while offering clients the benefit of one single point of contact. For our clients that sell products internationally and require a global intellectual property protection and enforcement strategy, we have direct access to expertise on trademark matters in the United States, in Germany, and throughout Europe, including the European Community Trademark system. Total Access with FISHLink Extranet Always at the forefront of technology, Fish s trademark team is proud to offer our clients the opportunity to increase their efficiency through the use of our FISHLink Extranet a secure, password-protected web portal that gives clients direct access to their trademark and patent portfolios online. Updated daily and offered at no charge, FISHLink Extranet allows clients to instantly print status, docket, and maintenance reports and check the status of pending opposition and cancellation proceedings worldwide, 24 hours a day, seven days a week. Domain Names & Internet Protecting our clients brands online is more important than ever. Our trademark attorneys are experienced in policing and enforcing brands on the Internet, and we have successfully helped clients with their global domain name strategy and enforcement. We advise on all types of domains, including generic top-level domains (gtlds) and country code top-level domains (cctlds), and assist in the recovery of domains already purchased and/or in use by third parties. Our team is also well versed in advising clients on the use of brands in social media, including enforcement and takedown notices to Facebook, Twitter, and other sites. Fish has an excellent track record handling cybersquatting disputes under the Uniform Domain-Name Dispute-Resolution Policy (UDRP) and other country-specific domain disputes. We are also successful at resolving domain name issues through cease-and-desist letters and domain name assignment agreements. When necessary, we have represented clients in federal court litigation. Trademark Enforcement & Litigation Fish s trademark practice represents some of the most famous brands in the world before the USPTO Trademark Trial and Appeal Board (TTAB). Many firms have appeared in TTAB actions, but very few have tried cases to completion in the TTAB and successfully defended the result before the Federal Circuit. Fish has and does. We work with our clients to develop opposition strategies that are aligned with their business goals, and in many cases, we are able to favorably settle through negotiation or formal mediation. If a trademark dispute arises that cannot be resolved by other means (e.g., cease-and-desist letters, UDRP actions, or oppositions), we are ready to provide sophisticated litigation advice. Many firms have trademark practitioners, but very few have a national team of trial lawyers who practice in this area exclusively. Fish s trademark litigation team has appeared in state and federal district courts, appellate courts, and before the U.S. International Trade Commission (ITC). We are devoted to helping our clients prosecute or defend any type of dispute involving claims of trademark and trade dress infringement, false advertising, and unfair competition.

5 Awards & Recognition Top Trademark Law Firm World Trademark Review 1000, National Tier 1 Firm for Trademark Law U.S. News/Best Lawyers Best Law Firm Rankings, Intellectual Property Hot List We are able to furnish a The National Law Journal, comprehensive package of trademark services for virtually any jurisdiction in the world. U.S. Trademark Case of the Year: In re Bose Managing Intellectual Property North America Awards, 2010

6 fr.com Atlanta Austin Boston Dallas Delaware Houston Munich New York Silicon Valley Southern California Twin Cities Washington, DC Fish & Richardson is a global patent, intellectual property (IP) litigation, and commercial litigation law firm with more than 400 attorneys and technology specialists across the U.S. and Europe. Fish has been named the #1 patent litigation firm in the U.S. for 12 consecutive years, is among the top trademark firms in the U.S., and is one of the busiest post-grant firms, representing more petitioners at the PTAB than any other firm. Fish has been winning cases worth billions in controversy often by making new law for the most innovative clients and influential industry leaders since For more information, visit These materials may be considered advertising for legal services under the laws and rules of professional conduct of the jurisdictions in which we practice. The material contained in this brochure has been gathered by the lawyers at Fish & Richardson P.C. for informational purposes only and is not intended to be legal advice. Transmission is not intended to create and receipt does not establish an attorney-client relationship. Legal advice of any nature should be sought from legal counsel Fish & Richardson P.C. All Rights Reserved. Document No. TM-0100

Fish s Trademark Clients Include:

Fish s Trademark Clients Include: Trademark With a heavyweight reputation and a national reach across the market (World Trademark Review 1000), Fish & Richardson is among the top trademark firms in the United States. Our practice includes

More information

Data Security and Privacy

Data Security and Privacy Data Security and Privacy Information, intelligence and data are at the heart of your business. Technology is continually evolving in how business, health and consumer-related data is being collected,

More information

Medical Device Practice

Medical Device Practice Medical Device Practice Fish & Richardson s Medical Device Practice Many of the world s most successful medical device manufacturers, investors, and inventors have one thing in common: they achieve success

More information

It s (Not) a Small World: Global Trademark Strategies to Protect Your Brand. Cynthia Walden Lisa Martens Jan Zecher

It s (Not) a Small World: Global Trademark Strategies to Protect Your Brand. Cynthia Walden Lisa Martens Jan Zecher It s (Not) a Small World: Global Trademark Strategies to Protect Your Brand Cynthia Walden Lisa Martens Jan Zecher April 2, 2014 Overview Housekeeping CLE Contact: Makarevich@fr.com Questions Materials

More information

New York Chicago Los Angeles Washington D.C. Area London Munich

New York Chicago Los Angeles Washington D.C. Area London Munich New York Chicago Los Angeles Washington D.C. Area London Munich w w w. l a d a s. c o m INDUSTRIES WE SERVE: FASHION, APPAREL & FOOTWEAR FINANCE AND INSURANCE LIFE SCIENCES, BIOTECHNOLOGY, AND MEDICAL

More information

A Guide To Conducting IP Due Diligence In M&A

A Guide To Conducting IP Due Diligence In M&A Portfolio Media. Inc. 860 Broadway, 6th Floor New York, NY 10003 www.law360.com Phone: +1 646 783 7100 Fax: +1 646 783 7161 customerservice@law360.com A Guide To Conducting IP Due Diligence In M&A Law360,

More information

Intellectual Property. Litigation and. Enforcement PATENT, TRADEMARK COPYRIGHT. 360 IPR Management and IPR Audit

Intellectual Property. Litigation and. Enforcement PATENT, TRADEMARK COPYRIGHT. 360 IPR Management and IPR Audit A Corporate, Tax and Business Advisory Law irm IP & IT Division Intellectual Property Litigation and Enforcement 360 IPR Management and IPR Audit PATENT, TRADEMARK COPYRIGHT THE IRM Vaish Associates is

More information

Jason WANG. T: F: BEIJING

Jason WANG. T: F: BEIJING Jason WANG Partner Trademark Attorney PRC Attorney-At-Law Trademark Law Committee member at the Beijing Bar Association The Enforcement Committee at INTA T: +86 10 8518 9318 F: +86 10 8518 9338 E-mail:

More information

Trademark Protection

Trademark Protection Trademark Protection Protecting your brands in a fierce global market. We re Harness Dickey. At Harness Dickey, our trademark lawyers are experts who are dedicated to helping clients develop domestic and

More information

Intellectual Property

Intellectual Property Intellectual Property This material may constitute Attorney Advertising in some jurisdictions. Prior results do not guarantee a similar outcome. Dear Clients, Colleagues and Friends, Over the past year,

More information

LEGAL BRANDSTOCK LEGAL EXPERT ADVICE FOR ALL IP MATTERS

LEGAL BRANDSTOCK LEGAL EXPERT ADVICE FOR ALL IP MATTERS BRANDSTOCK LEGAL EXPERT ADVICE FOR ALL IP MATTERS The Brandstock Group of companies is one of the world s leading and fastest-growing providers of Intellectual Property services that harnesses innovative

More information

Why do so many companies call on McKool Smith?

Why do so many companies call on McKool Smith? Why do so many companies call on McKool Smith? What the business community says... McKool Smith has long been my go to firm for important matters throughout the United States, and I continue to be impressed

More information

Rouse. The right mix of intellectual property specialists. www.rouse.com

Rouse. The right mix of intellectual property specialists. www.rouse.com Rouse The right mix of intellectual property specialists www.rouse.com Welcome to Rouse A leading global intellectual property firm. Established in 1990, we now have a team of more than 600 (including

More information

IP considerations in corporate transactions

IP considerations in corporate transactions FINANCIAL INSTITUTIONS ENERGY INFRASTRUCTURE, MINING AND COMMODITIES TRANSPORT TECHNOLOGY AND INNOVATION PHARMACEUTICALS AND LIFE SCIENCES IP considerations in corporate transactions Michael Flach and

More information

Overview of Trademark Protection in the United States and Abroad

Overview of Trademark Protection in the United States and Abroad Overview of Trademark Protection in the United States and Abroad ITC Workshop: Branding & Marketing of Tribal Forest Products Seattle, Washington March 1-2, 2011 1 Definition of a Trademark U.S. Law Any

More information

The trademark lawyer as brand manager

The trademark lawyer as brand manager The trademark lawyer as brand manager This text first appeared in the IAM magazine supplement Brands in the Boardroom 2005 May 2005 For further information please visit www.iam-magazine.com Feature The

More information

Government Contracts. Practice Overview

Government Contracts. Practice Overview Government Contracts Practice Overview Government Contracts As the world s largest purchaser of goods and services, the United States Government offers tremendous business opportunities for companies in

More information

Brand Management on the Internet. March 5, 2015 Edward T. White \ Peter C. Kirschenbaum

Brand Management on the Internet. March 5, 2015 Edward T. White \ Peter C. Kirschenbaum Brand Management on the Internet March 5, 2015 Edward T. White \ Peter C. Kirschenbaum Before we begin... Reminder that phone lines are muted Direct your questions to the Chat box or the Q&A box (to host/presenters)

More information

Intellectual property experts SPAIN

Intellectual property experts SPAIN Intellectual property experts SPAIN Roland & Douglas Patentes y Marcas Protection and strategy: the mainstays of defending our clients interests Roland & Douglas Patentes y Marcas Roland & Douglas is

More information

Intellectual Property

Intellectual Property Intellectual Property This material may constitute Attorney Advertising in some jurisdictions. Prior results do not guarantee a similar outcome. Dear Clients, Colleagues and Friends, Over the past year,

More information

discover the secret Intellectual Property Legal Services in Russia and the CIS

discover the secret Intellectual Property Legal Services in Russia and the CIS discover the secret Intellectual Property Legal Services in Russia and the CIS With a Russian presence since the early 1990s, Gowlings is proud to have an internationally recognized intellectual property

More information

Protection and Enforcement of Trademarks, in the U.S. and Abroad

Protection and Enforcement of Trademarks, in the U.S. and Abroad Protection and Enforcement of Trademarks, in the U.S. and Abroad Susan Anthony, Acting Director Global Intellectual Property Academy Office of Policy and International Affairs Susan.Anthony@uspto.gov -

More information

Trademark Services U. S. & International

Trademark Services U. S. & International Trademark Services U. S. & International mbbp.com Corporate IP Licensing & Strategic Alliances Employment Taxation Litigation 781-622-5930 Core Legal Services Intellectual Property Trademark Patent Copyright

More information

Brand Management Services

Brand Management Services Brand Management Services About Bird & Bird Since 1898 Bird & Bird has led the way in protecting the ideas that have made some of the world s greatest brands successful. It s the firm s excellence in client

More information

Strategies & Tactics for Domain Disputes. Presented by: Gretchen M. Olive Director of Marketing, CSC

Strategies & Tactics for Domain Disputes. Presented by: Gretchen M. Olive Director of Marketing, CSC Strategies & Tactics for Domain Disputes Presented by: Gretchen M. Olive Director of Marketing, CSC What we will cover today The typical scenarios which trigger the desire to obtain a domain from 3 rd

More information

INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY. You have the idea. We ll protect it.

INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY. You have the idea. We ll protect it. INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY You have the idea. We ll protect it. Lawyers who see the bigger picture, and the details. Our Intellectual Property Practice Group Bowman Gilfillan s Intellectual Property (IP) department

More information

Jerry Haynes Law registered patent attorney

Jerry Haynes Law registered patent attorney Jerry Haynes Law registered patent attorney 2 North Oakdale Avenue Medford, OR 97501 Phone: (541) 494-1433 Fax: (206) 222-1641 www.jerryhayneslaw.com Located in Medford, Oregon, Jerry Haynes Law assists

More information

Intellectual Property. protecht - Safeguarding Intellectual Property Online

Intellectual Property. protecht - Safeguarding Intellectual Property Online Intellectual Property protecht - Safeguarding Intellectual Property Online Do you recognise any of these issues? I have lost control of our domain names! I don t know if our brands are being infringed

More information

Expert Q&A on Brand Protection in the Expanded gtld Program

Expert Q&A on Brand Protection in the Expanded gtld Program Expert Q&A on Brand Protection in the Expanded gtld Program Practical Law Intellectual Property & Technology An expert Q&A with Lisa W. Rosaya of Baker & McKenzie LLP on the expanded generic top level

More information

TrademarkAuthority Legal Services Engagement Agreement

TrademarkAuthority Legal Services Engagement Agreement TrademarkAuthority Legal Services Engagement Agreement 1. THE PARTIES / EFFECTIVE DATE. This TrademarkAuthority Legal Services Engagement Agreement ( Agreement ) is made between ( Pearl Cohen ), the exclusive

More information

Misappropriation of Trademarks on the Internet

Misappropriation of Trademarks on the Internet SM Misappropriation of Trademarks on the Internet September 14, 2010 2010 Patterson Thuente Christensen Pedersen, P.A., some rights reserved - www.ptslaw.com DISCLAIMER: This presentation and any information

More information

Competence. Key services include:

Competence. Key services include: Rüger Barthelt Abel Rüger Barthelt Abel Rüger Barthelt Abel specializes in Intellectual Property law with an emphasis on patents, trade marks and design. The firm s strength lays in combining legal and

More information

Intellectual Property Rights In India

Intellectual Property Rights In India Intellectual Property Rights In India Intellectual Property Office is an operating name of the Patent Office Contents Intellectual property rights in India 3 What are intellectual property rights? 3 International

More information

Preparing Trademark Search Opinions

Preparing Trademark Search Opinions Preparing Trademark Search Opinions Jonathan M. Gelchinsky Finnegan Henderson Farabow Garrett & Dunner, LLP 55 Cambridge Parkway Suite 700 Cambridge, MA 02142 617.452.1642 jon.gelchinsky@finnegan.com Preparing

More information

TLD and Domain Name Practice

TLD and Domain Name Practice = TLD and Domain Name Practice Internet Expansion: How to Protect Your Interests What does Internet expansion mean and how is it happening? The Internet s naming system is undergoing profound change. The

More information

Brewing Up a Branding Strategy for the Craft Brewers Conference

Brewing Up a Branding Strategy for the Craft Brewers Conference Brewing Up a Branding Strategy for the Craft Brewers Conference April 20, 2007 Susan Anthony Attorney-Advisor Office of International Relations U.S. Patent and Trademark Main (571) 272-9300 1 STOP Strategy

More information

India: Protecting brands in a virtual world

India: Protecting brands in a virtual world Country Correspondents India: Protecting brands in a virtual world RNA Intellectual Property Attorneys With the rapid growth of e-commerce, it is important to have an indepth understanding of the legal

More information

Managing intellectual property rights in China: Utilizing China Customs to protect your assets

Managing intellectual property rights in China: Utilizing China Customs to protect your assets Managing intellectual property rights in China: Utilizing China Customs to protect your assets Further information If you would like further information on any aspect of customs and intellectual property

More information

June 21, 2011. Submitted via email (TTAB_Settlement_comments@USPTO.gov)

June 21, 2011. Submitted via email (TTAB_Settlement_comments@USPTO.gov) Submitted via email (TTAB_Settlement_comments@USPTO.gov) The Honorable Karen Kuhlke Administrative Law Judge United States Patent and Trademark Office Mail Stop Comments TTAB Post Office Box 1451 Alexandria,

More information

INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY LAW PARALEGAL

INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY LAW PARALEGAL INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY LAW PARALEGAL 2007 revision and update by Carol Werner, RP, of Sheridan Ross P.C., and Cheryl Arnold Ferne of Dorsey & Whitney, LLP. 2007 revision and update reviewed by Jennifer

More information

Resolving IP and Technology Disputes Through WIPO ADR. Getting back to business

Resolving IP and Technology Disputes Through WIPO ADR. Getting back to business Resolving IP and Technology Disputes Through WIPO ADR Getting back to business Intellectual property (IP) is a central component of today s knowledge economy, and its efficient exploitation is of growing

More information

BARDEHLE PAGENBERG... IP only.

BARDEHLE PAGENBERG... IP only. BARDEHLE PAGENBERG... IP only. Patent Attorneys and Attorneys-at-Law www.bardehle.com 2 Content 5 About us 6 What makes us stand out 7 Expertise and range of services 8 Our offices 9 Excerpts from legal

More information

U.S. News Best Lawyers BEST LAW FIRMS 2013 EDITION. Marketing Brochure

U.S. News Best Lawyers BEST LAW FIRMS 2013 EDITION. Marketing Brochure BEST LAW FIRMS 2013 EDITION Marketing Brochure Expand Your Visibility In Print. Online. Everywhere. Capitalize on the Impact of your Best Law Firms Ranking Reach a targeted business and legal audience.

More information

Bloomberg BNA Professional Learning Legal Course Catalog OnDemand Programs

Bloomberg BNA Professional Learning Legal Course Catalog OnDemand Programs Bloomberg BNA Professional Learning Legal Course Catalog OnDemand Programs *This is a sample course catalog. BBNA is in the process of moving all of our recorded content on to our new platform. Not all

More information

Guide to WIPO Services

Guide to WIPO Services World Intellectual Property Organization Guide to WIPO Services Helping you protect inventions, trademarks & designs resolve domain name & other IP disputes The World Intellectual Property Organization

More information

DEEP IN CONNECTIONS NANOTECHNOLOGY SUSTAINABILITY CLASS ACTIONS UNMANNED AIRCRAFT SYSTEMS

DEEP IN CONNECTIONS NANOTECHNOLOGY SUSTAINABILITY CLASS ACTIONS UNMANNED AIRCRAFT SYSTEMS TECHNOLOGY Named to the BTI Client Service 30 as one of the best law firms in the country for client service, specifically recognized as a leader in anticipating client needs. NANOTECHNOLOGY SUSTAINABILITY

More information

September 2016 August 2016 July 2016

September 2016 August 2016 July 2016 September 2016 Legal 500 Recognized as one of the leading International Banking & Finance practices in Latin America Recognized as one of the leading International Projects & Energy practices in Latin

More information

With an Intellectual Property Portfolio Strategy Comes Company Growth

With an Intellectual Property Portfolio Strategy Comes Company Growth With an Intellectual Property Portfolio Strategy Comes Company Growth Whatever the size of the company, from Fortune 500 company to startups, there is little choice today but to be vigilant with respect

More information

Intellectual Property Rights in the USA

Intellectual Property Rights in the USA Intellectual Property Rights in the USA Intellectual Property Office is an operating name of the Patent Office Contents Intellectual property rights in the USA What are intellectual property rights? International

More information

International Firm. Chambers Europe 2014: Highly recommended for M&A and regulatory work in the Healthcare sector.

International Firm. Chambers Europe 2014: Highly recommended for M&A and regulatory work in the Healthcare sector. Taxation International Firm OVERVIEW AWARDS & RECOGNITION McDermott Will & Emery is an international law firm with more than 1,100 lawyers in 18 locations. In addition to our offices in Boston, Brussels,

More information

IP in Retail 2014. Programme outline. Thursday 25 th September. 8.45am 3.00pm. The Museum of London

IP in Retail 2014. Programme outline. Thursday 25 th September. 8.45am 3.00pm. The Museum of London IP in Retail 2014 Date: Time: Venue: Thursday 25 th September 8.45am 3.00pm The Museum of London The Conference is free and will attract 5 CPD points. Programme outline 8.45am 9.15am Registration and breakfast

More information

MAIN BIO EXPERIENCE SPEECHES PUBLICATIONS NEWS

MAIN BIO EXPERIENCE SPEECHES PUBLICATIONS NEWS CONTACT INFORMATION mjschmitt@michaelbest.com T 312.596.5828 F 312.222.0818 vcard Chicago Two Prudential Plaza, 180 North Stetson Avenue Suite 2000 60601 LEGAL ASSISTANT Lois T. Spurlock T 312.222.0800

More information

INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY CREDENTIALS. Services Summary Brooks Consulting s intellectual property offerings fall into three main categories:

INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY CREDENTIALS. Services Summary Brooks Consulting s intellectual property offerings fall into three main categories: INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY CREDENTIALS Brooks Consulting LLC provides litigation and management consulting services to small businesses, international conglomerates and law firms of every size. Not just consultants

More information

IAM Software and Services from Anaqua. Get more from your innovation investment. www.anaqua.com

IAM Software and Services from Anaqua. Get more from your innovation investment. www.anaqua.com IAM Software and Services from Anaqua Get more from your innovation investment www.anaqua.com Anaqua helps companies manage more than $500 billion worth of Intellectual Assets. Its clients include two

More information

INTERNET USAGE AND THE POTENTIAL EFFECT IN YOUR MANAGEMENT OF YOUR PATENT PROGRAM. Steven D. Hemminger. Lyon & Lyon, LLP

INTERNET USAGE AND THE POTENTIAL EFFECT IN YOUR MANAGEMENT OF YOUR PATENT PROGRAM. Steven D. Hemminger. Lyon & Lyon, LLP INTERNET USAGE AND THE POTENTIAL EFFECT IN YOUR MANAGEMENT OF YOUR PATENT PROGRAM Steven D. Hemminger Lyon & Lyon, LLP {1} Much has been written and said about the Internet and the benefits for a company

More information

"Branding Strategies in light of the. Kevin G. Smith Sughrue Mion, PLLC Washington, D.C.

Branding Strategies in light of the. Kevin G. Smith Sughrue Mion, PLLC Washington, D.C. "Branding Strategies in light of the new Top Level Domains" What Brand Owners Can do to Protect Themselves and the Mechanism of the TMCH Kevin G. Smith Sughrue Mion, PLLC Washington, D.C. ksmith@sughrue.com

More information

PARRY G. CAMERON, Senior Attorney

PARRY G. CAMERON, Senior Attorney Phone: 310.557.2009 Fax: 310.551.0283 Email: pcameron@tocounsel.com Parry Cameron has over twenty-three years experience in commercial and business litigation at both the trial and appellate levels. He

More information

ALI-ABA Audio Seminar

ALI-ABA Audio Seminar ALI-ABA Audio Seminar Tiffany v. ebay: Roadmap for Avoiding Liability or Short Detour for Trademark Owners? August 6, 2008 Telephone Seminar/Audio Webcast PROGRAM SCHEDULE FACULTY PARTICIPANTS FACULTY

More information

Speaker Information. United States Patent and Trademark Office

Speaker Information. United States Patent and Trademark Office Speaker Information Manny W. Schecter Manny W. Schecter is Chief Patent Counsel, Associate General Counsel, and Managing IP Attorney at IBM. Mr. Schecter leads IBM s worldwide intellectual property law

More information

Intellectual Property, Patents & Trademarks March 20, 2015. Big ideas SMU

Intellectual Property, Patents & Trademarks March 20, 2015. Big ideas SMU Intellectual Property, Patents & Trademarks March 20, 2015 Big ideas SMU Andrea Perez aperez@kesslercollins.com (214) 379-0742 1. Type of Intellectual Property Copyrights Patents Trademarks Trade secrets

More information

Due Diligence Request List: IP and IT

Due Diligence Request List: IP and IT PLC Intellectual Property & Technology An intellectual property (IP) and information technology (IT) due diligence request list for use in connection with an M&A transaction. This request list is designed

More information

Data Protection, Data Privacy, and Duty of Care The U.S. Perspective. Ron N. Dreben, CIPP Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP

Data Protection, Data Privacy, and Duty of Care The U.S. Perspective. Ron N. Dreben, CIPP Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP Data Protection, Data Privacy, and Duty of Care The U.S. Perspective Ron N. Dreben, CIPP Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP Let s talk about the patchwork Financial information Gramm-Leach-Bliley Act and the

More information

Present Situation of IP Disputes in Japan

Present Situation of IP Disputes in Japan Present Situation of IP Disputes in Japan Feb 19, 2014 Chief Judge Toshiaki Iimura 1 1 IP High Court established -Apr.1.2005- l Appeal cases related to patent rights etc. from district courts nationwide

More information

JORDAN A. SIGALE Partner and Co-Chair, Patent Litigation Department

JORDAN A. SIGALE Partner and Co-Chair, Patent Litigation Department Partner and Co-Chair, Patent Litigation Department 321 North Clark Street Suite 2300 Chicago, Illinois 60654 Direct 312.464.3109 Fax 312.276.8375 jsigale@loeb.com Jordan Sigale practices in intellectual

More information

WIPO LIST OF NEUTRALS BIOGRAPHICAL DATA. Telephone: +1 808 521 7080 Fax: +1 808 675 5805 E-mail: seth.reiss@lex-ip.com

WIPO LIST OF NEUTRALS BIOGRAPHICAL DATA. Telephone: +1 808 521 7080 Fax: +1 808 675 5805 E-mail: seth.reiss@lex-ip.com ARBITRATION AND MEDIATION CENTER WIPO LIST OF NEUTRALS BIOGRAPHICAL DATA Seth M. REISS Seth M. Reiss, AAL, ALLLC 3770 Lurline Drive Honolulu, Hawaii 96816 United States of America Telephone: +1 808 521

More information

China. Contributing firm Wan Hui Da Law Firm & Intellectual Property Agency. Author Huang Hui Senior partner

China. Contributing firm Wan Hui Da Law Firm & Intellectual Property Agency. Author Huang Hui Senior partner China Contributing firm Wan Hui Da Law Firm & Intellectual Property Agency Author Huang Hui Senior partner 55 China Wan Hui Da Law Firm & Intellectual Property Agency 1. Legal framework After many years

More information

UFI Recommendations for the Protection of Intellectual Property Rights at Exhibitions

UFI Recommendations for the Protection of Intellectual Property Rights at Exhibitions UFI Recommendations for the Protection of Intellectual Property Rights at Exhibitions UFI RECOMMENDATIONS FOR THE PROTECTION OF IPR AT EXHIBITIONS - 2 CONTENTS INTRODUCTION PAGE 3 TERMINOLOGY AND BASIC

More information

Trade Mark Protection in China

Trade Mark Protection in China Trade Mark Protection in China Introduction Since China has a centralised registration system, the assessment and registration process is relatively straightforward. It is important to note that China

More information

IP in Digital Economy

IP in Digital Economy WELCOME TO... IP in Digital Economy www.thenextweb.com KIPO-KWIA-WIPO INTERNATIONAL SEOUL, MAY 10 to13, 2010 WORKSHOP FOR WOMEN INVENTORS AND ENTREPRENEURS 2010 LARYSA KUSHNER Overview 1. IP and E-Commerce

More information

Local expertise & multinational deals & fresh ingredients & brand innovations & added value in regulation & from raw materials to consumer products &

Local expertise & multinational deals & fresh ingredients & brand innovations & added value in regulation & from raw materials to consumer products & & Food and Beverage Local expertise & multinational deals & fresh ingredients & brand innovations & added value in regulation & from raw materials to consumer products & a good nose for business Our International

More information

IAM Software and Services from Anaqua. Get more from your innovation investment. www.anaqua.com

IAM Software and Services from Anaqua. Get more from your innovation investment. www.anaqua.com IAM Software and Services from Anaqua Get more from your innovation investment www.anaqua.com ANAQUA INTELLECTUAL ASSET MANAGEMENT Anaqua helps companies manage more than $500 billion worth of Intellectual

More information

Domain Names & Trademarks: UDRP Fundamentals in the Context. Christopher R. Smith and Garrett M. Weber

Domain Names & Trademarks: UDRP Fundamentals in the Context. Christopher R. Smith and Garrett M. Weber Domain Names & Trademarks: UDRP Fundamentals in the Context of Real-World Cases Christopher R. Smith and Garrett M. Weber Internet Structure Basics ICANN -Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers.

More information

GEORGIA S LAW FIRM. JamesBatesLLP.com

GEORGIA S LAW FIRM. JamesBatesLLP.com GEORGIA S LAW FIRM JamesBatesLLP.com James-Bates-Brannan-Groover-LLP is a full-service business law firm delivering high-quality, cost-effective legal services for individuals and businesses throughout

More information

Comments of Verizon Communications on the Draft Convention on Jurisdiction and Foreign Judgments in Civil and Commercial Matters

Comments of Verizon Communications on the Draft Convention on Jurisdiction and Foreign Judgments in Civil and Commercial Matters Comments of Verizon Communications on the Draft Convention on Jurisdiction and Foreign Judgments in Civil and Commercial Matters Verizon Communications appreciates the opportunity to submit comments on

More information

Efficient alternative dispute resolution (ADR) for intellectual property disputes

Efficient alternative dispute resolution (ADR) for intellectual property disputes 13.1 Efficient alternative dispute resolution (ADR) for intellectual property disputes More and more rights holders are recognizing the benefits of using private neutral mechanisms that allow parties to

More information

INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY CASE BOOK

INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY CASE BOOK INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY BOOK DISCLAIMER: This brochure is for general information purposes only. It does not constitute legal advice or an attorneyclient relationship. Any use of this brochure is for personal

More information

New Zealand. Contributing firm James & Wells Intellectual Property. Authors Carrick Robinson Partner Tim Walden Senior associate

New Zealand. Contributing firm James & Wells Intellectual Property. Authors Carrick Robinson Partner Tim Walden Senior associate New Zealand Contributing firm James & Wells Intellectual Property Authors Carrick Robinson Partner Tim Walden Senior associate 183 New Zealand James & Wells Intellectual Property 1. Legal framework 2.

More information

Firm Profile. Web:

Firm Profile. Web: Firm Profile Web: www.ellisterry.com mail: mail@ellisterry.com Intellectual Property Is Our Business LLIS TRRY is the trading name for the firms Terry IP Patent Attorneys, Terry IP Law, llis Partners and

More information

Legal FAQ: Introduction to Patent Litigation

Legal FAQ: Introduction to Patent Litigation Legal FAQ: Introduction to Patent Litigation by charlene m. morrow and dargaye churnet 1. Who enforces a patent? The U.S. Patent and Trademark Office grants a patent. Contrary to popular belief, a patent

More information

the paris office Elizabeth Naud and Luc Poux, architects

the paris office Elizabeth Naud and Luc Poux, architects the paris office Elizabeth Naud and Luc Poux, architects dllp Our commitment is to be the definitive source of practical advisory services and our clients most powerful advocates. DECHERT LLP In-depth

More information

Sunrise Challenge Policy

Sunrise Challenge Policy Sunrise Challenge Policy 1. Purpose. This Sunrise Registration Challenge Policy (the Policy ) has been adopted by domen d.o.o. ( domen ) and is incorporated by reference into the Sunrise registration agreement

More information

Ethan J. Wall ASSOCIATE. Location: Miami Direct: 305.373.4050

Ethan J. Wall ASSOCIATE. Location: Miami Direct: 305.373.4050 Richman Greer Professional Association Ethan J. Wall RELATED PRACTICE AREAS ASSOCIATE Commercial and Complex Litigation Location: Miami Direct: 305.373.4050 Employment Law Intellectual Property Litigation

More information

Life CyCLe of a Trademark

Life CyCLe of a Trademark Life Cycle of a Trademark Thomson CompuMark is the world s leading provider of trademark and copyright research services. We re pleased to provide you with informational materials such as this brochure.

More information

Certification and/or Post-Graduate coursework Stanford Executive Training Certification Partial MBA graduate coursework- Adelphi Univ.

Certification and/or Post-Graduate coursework Stanford Executive Training Certification Partial MBA graduate coursework- Adelphi Univ. CURRICULUM VITAE George C. Pappas -- Registered US Patent Attorney -- # 35,065 Solicitor of England & Wales -- #466641 Greek Patent Attorney - Athens -- # 90109 -- Gravias 37, Agia Paraskevi Athens, 15342

More information

Egypt Égypte Ägypten. Report Q191. in the name of the Egyptian Group by Nadia S. HAROUN, Magda S. SAAD and Hoda A. SERAGELDINE

Egypt Égypte Ägypten. Report Q191. in the name of the Egyptian Group by Nadia S. HAROUN, Magda S. SAAD and Hoda A. SERAGELDINE Egypt Égypte Ägypten Report Q191 in the name of the Egyptian Group by Nadia S. HAROUN, Magda S. SAAD and Hoda A. SERAGELDINE Relationship between trademarks and geographical indications Introduction Egypt

More information

ADDING TO YOUR COMPANY S BOTTOM LINE WITH INTANGIBLE ASSETS: CREATING, MAINTAINING & ADVANCING YOUR IP PORTFOLIO

ADDING TO YOUR COMPANY S BOTTOM LINE WITH INTANGIBLE ASSETS: CREATING, MAINTAINING & ADVANCING YOUR IP PORTFOLIO ADDING TO YOUR COMPANY S BOTTOM LINE WITH INTANGIBLE ASSETS: CREATING, MAINTAINING & ADVANCING YOUR IP PORTFOLIO 6 BY BRADLEY J. VAN PELT AND LUKE S. CURRAN Intellectual property portfolios commonly rank

More information

Philippines Philippines Philippinen. Report Q173. in the name of the Philippine Group

Philippines Philippines Philippinen. Report Q173. in the name of the Philippine Group Philippines Philippines Philippinen Report Q173 in the name of the Philippine Group Issues of co-existence of trademarks and domain names: public versus private international registration systems 1. Analysis

More information

United States. Contributing firm Duane Morris LLP. Authors Lewis F Gould, Jr, Gregory P Gulia, Vanessa C Hew and Mitchell A Frank

United States. Contributing firm Duane Morris LLP. Authors Lewis F Gould, Jr, Gregory P Gulia, Vanessa C Hew and Mitchell A Frank United States Contributing firm Authors Lewis F Gould, Jr, Gregory P Gulia, Vanessa C Hew and Mitchell A Frank 1. Legal framework Federal and state protection In the United States, trademark law is governed

More information

WHAT EVERY COMPANY SHOULD KNOW ABOUT TRADEMARKS

WHAT EVERY COMPANY SHOULD KNOW ABOUT TRADEMARKS 5555 Main Street Williamsville, New York 14221 WHAT EVERY COMPANY SHOULD KNOW ABOUT TRADEMARKS If you are launching a new product or service, the trademark attorneys at Simpson & Simpson, PLLC are skilled

More information

K&L GATES OPERATES AT THE CRITICAL CROSSROADS OF THE 21ST CENTURY, OFFERING CLIENTS EXPERIENCED LEGAL COUNSEL AT THE INTERSECTION OF GLOBALIZATION,

K&L GATES OPERATES AT THE CRITICAL CROSSROADS OF THE 21ST CENTURY, OFFERING CLIENTS EXPERIENCED LEGAL COUNSEL AT THE INTERSECTION OF GLOBALIZATION, OUR GLOBAL PLATFORM K&L GATES OPERATES AT THE CRITICAL CROSSROADS OF THE 21ST CENTURY, OFFERING CLIENTS EXPERIENCED LEGAL COUNSEL AT THE INTERSECTION OF GLOBALIZATION, REGULATION, AND INNOVATION. APPLY

More information

Case 2:14-cv Document 1 Filed 09/12/14 Page 1 of 13 IN THE UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT FOR THE DISTRICT OF KANSAS. v. ) Civil Action No.

Case 2:14-cv Document 1 Filed 09/12/14 Page 1 of 13 IN THE UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT FOR THE DISTRICT OF KANSAS. v. ) Civil Action No. Case 2:14-cv-02461 Document 1 Filed 09/12/14 Page 1 of 13 IN THE UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT FOR THE DISTRICT OF KANSAS ADVANCED BASEBALL ACADEMY, LLC ) ) Plaintiff, ) ) v. ) Civil Action No. ) GOOGLE,

More information

PATENT- UND RECHTSANWÄLTE SINGAPORE PATENT ATTORNEYS US PATENT ATTORNEYS

PATENT- UND RECHTSANWÄLTE SINGAPORE PATENT ATTORNEYS US PATENT ATTORNEYS PATENT- UND RECHTSANWÄLTE EUROPEAN PATENT AND TRADEMARK ATTORNEYS SINGAPORE PATENT ATTORNEYS US PATENT ATTORNEYS Viering, Jentschura & Partner mbb, Germany Viering, Jentschura & Partner LLP, Singapore

More information

Sample Arbitration Clauses with Comments

Sample Arbitration Clauses with Comments Sample Arbitration Clauses with Comments BRIEF DESCRIPTION Arbitrations are creatures of contract. Thus, the parties can shape an arbitration proceeding to a great extent in their arbitration agreements.

More information

IP Arbitration in Hong Kong. John Budge, Vice Chairperson, Hong Kong International Arbitration Centre

IP Arbitration in Hong Kong. John Budge, Vice Chairperson, Hong Kong International Arbitration Centre IP Arbitration in Hong Kong John Budge, Vice Chairperson, Hong Kong International Arbitration Centre Overview Growth in IP disputes in Asia and worldwide Resolution of IP disputes through arbitration Example

More information

ASEAN IPR SME Helpdesk Guide: Protecting your IP at Trade Fairs in Southeast Asia. Contents. 1. Protecting your IP at trade fairs. 2.

ASEAN IPR SME Helpdesk Guide: Protecting your IP at Trade Fairs in Southeast Asia. Contents. 1. Protecting your IP at trade fairs. 2. ASEAN IPR SME Helpdesk Guide: Protecting your IP at Trade Fairs in Southeast Asia Contents 1. Protecting your IP at trade fairs 2. Advance planning 3. Attending the trade fair 4. Taking action against

More information

Subject Matter Conflicts The Next Wave in IP Malpractice Claims? How to spot the potential conflict and deal with it proactively.

Subject Matter Conflicts The Next Wave in IP Malpractice Claims? How to spot the potential conflict and deal with it proactively. Subject Matter Conflicts The Next Wave in IP Malpractice Claims? How to spot the potential conflict and deal with it proactively. Colin P. Cahoon Carstens & Cahoon, LLP 13760 Noel Road Suite 900 Dallas,

More information

Japan Practice Overview

Japan Practice Overview Japan Practice Overview Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman LLP www.pillsburylaw.com Japan Practice Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman LLP Overview The Pillsbury Difference Pillsbury has built a preeminent Japan

More information

1. This policy is now in effect. See www.icann.org/udrp/udrp-schedule.htm for the implementation schedule.

1. This policy is now in effect. See www.icann.org/udrp/udrp-schedule.htm for the implementation schedule. Policy Adopted: August 26, 1999 Implementation Documents Approved: October 24, 1999 Notes: 1. This policy is now in effect. See www.icann.org/udrp/udrp-schedule.htm for the implementation schedule. 2.

More information

Patent Highlights 2015 US Patent Challenges: Post-grant Trials and Subject-matter Eligibility

Patent Highlights 2015 US Patent Challenges: Post-grant Trials and Subject-matter Eligibility Patent Highlights 2015 US Patent Challenges: Post-grant Trials and Subject-matter Eligibility Madrid, 2 December 2015 Barcelona, 3 December 2015 Outlook Under the term "Patent Highlights" the organizers

More information

Preparing for and Ordering a Trademark Clearance Search Report

Preparing for and Ordering a Trademark Clearance Search Report Preparing for and Ordering a Trademark Clearance Search Report Amie Peele Carter Baker & Daniels LLP 300 North Meridian Street Suite 2700 Indianapolis, IN 46204 317.237.1180 amie.peelecarter@bakerd.com

More information