Trademark Protection, Enforcement and Counseling

Representative Matters

  • Defended a foreign vodka manufacturing company in a trademark infringement claim resulting in a settlement that permitted the client to continue to use the name.

  • Devised strategy to determine source of counterfeit products and assist client in modifications to manufacturing processes in order to more quickly be able to identify source of counterfeits in the future.

  • Initiated and conducted raid in China in protection of client’s intellectual property.

  • Representation of multiple clients in jurisdictions around the world with respect to their trademark portfolios.

  • Represented multi-national client in the recovery of their corporate name trademark in foreign jurisdictions when the trademarks were filed by distributors which used the trademarks for their own purposes.

  • Represented national auto parts supplier in lengthy trade dress and trademark litigation which resulted in favorable settlement and acquisition of infringing company.

  • Successfully used UDRP proceedings to transfer domain names to numerous clients and successfully defended a UDRP proceeding which resulted in a decision that the “Complaint was brought in bad faith and constitutes an abused of the administrative proceeding.”