The firm has extensive experience in all aspects of domestic and international trademark practice. The firm’s expertise spans trademark selection, clearance, applications to register, and prosecution, including Madrid Protocol filings, European Community filings, and worldwide national filings through a network of foreign trademark experts. We regularly handle all aspects of trademark acquisition and protection, including the following:

  • Trademark prosecution and portfolio management;
  • Opposition and cancellation proceedings before the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) and trademark offices around the world;
  • Infringement and dilution litigation, arbitration, and mediation;
  • Internet, key word, and domain name disputes, including ICANN’s Uniform Domain Name Resolution Policy (UDRP) proceedings and the Anticybersquatting Consumer Protection Act (ACPA);
  • Unfair competition and false advertising advice and disputes;
  • Anti-counterfeiting and gray market issues;
  • Trademark fair use and parody;
  • Product design and product packaging trade dress;
  • Assignments, licenses, and other agreements.