Trademark Litigation: A 2013 Update

Broadcast Date: Tuesday, March 05, 2013 from 12:00 pm to 2:00 pm (ET)
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Charles S. Baker
Christopher K. Larus
Jonathan D. Goins
Wendi E. Sloane
Michael J. McCue


About Fulbright & Jaworski LLP

Founded in 1919, Fulbright & Jaworski L.L.P. is a leading full-service international law firm, with more than 850 lawyers in 17 locations in Austin, Beijing, Dallas, Denver, Dubai, Hong Kong, Houston, London, Los Angeles, Minneapolis, Munich, New York, Pittsburgh-Southpointe, Riyadh, San Antonio, St. Louis and Washington, D.C. Fulbright provides a full range of legal services to clients worldwide. The 2012 BTI survey of FORTUNE 1000 general counsel chose Fulbright to its “The BTI Client Service 30,” and Corporate Board Member magazine named Fulbright among the top 25 corporate law firms in the U.S. in its survey of board members of public companies.


About Robins, Kaplan, Miller & Ciresi LLP

Robins, Kaplan, Miller & Ciresi L.L.P.’s Trademark Infringement Litigation attorneys combine a sophisticated knowledge of trademark and advertising law with a national reputation as effective trial lawyers. The firm’s attorneys are experienced in trying cases in federal and state courts throughout the country, the ITC, and the Trademark Trial and Appeal Board.


The firm consistently represents clients – both plaintiffs and defendants –in high-profile cases at the cutting edge of trademark law in a wide variety of disputes, including trademarks and trade dress, trademark dilution, rights of publicity, and enforcement of co-existence and trademark licensing agreements. The focus on understanding each client’s business and unique needs allows the firm’s attorneys to identify creative “win-win” solutions to trademark and advertising disputes.


About Gonzalez Saggio & Harlan LLP

Gonzalez Saggio & Harlan LLP ( is a national minority-owned law firm with 15 offices located in Atlanta; Boca Raton, Fla.; Boston; Chicago; Cleveland; Indianapolis; Los Angeles; Milwaukee; Nashville, Tenn.; New York; Phoenix; Stamford, Conn.; Washington, D.C.; Wayne, N.J; and West Des Moines, Iowa. The firm represents midsized to Fortune 1000 Corporations, governmental entities, and individuals in the areas of litigation, employment, environmental, corporate and transactional, public finance, intellectual property & technology, energy, communications & utilities law, restaurant & hospitality, and education law. Gonzalez Saggio & Harlan practices law with a commitment to quality, diversity and to the communities it serves.


About Barack Ferrazzano Kirschbaum & Nagelberg LLP

Barack Ferrazzano Kirschbaum & Nagelberg LLP was founded in 1984, with the vision to create a new model that departed from the standard “mega-firm” approach and, instead, focused on delivering efficient, team-oriented services of the highest quality. Our founding partners – two highly respected law professors at Northwestern University and two former members of a prominent Chicago firm – were soon joined by like-minded colleagues and we have grown steadily ever since. The high levels of internal flexibility and extraordinary talent within our organization allow us to craft unusually practical and economical solutions to match client challenges and needs. This business-oriented approach has led many clients to engage Barack Ferrazzano to handle complex, time-sensitive, and high-stakes matters. Our attorneys leverage the environment we have created to become some of the finest lawyers available today.


About Lewis and Roca LLP

Quality legal representation matters. At Lewis and Roca, it is part of our proud heritage. That is why for over a half century, we have been a leading business law firm in the Southwest. Founded in 1950 we have almost 200 attorneys in offices in Phoenix, Tucson, Las Vegas, Albuquerque, Reno and Silicon Valley. The firm serves a diverse base of local, regional, national and international clients, including some of the world’s largest corporations. In today’s ever-shifting markets, established and emerging companies continue to look to us to provide the solid foundation on which their businesses are built; enhancing and enabling our clients’ success


Our strength is in the way we think. Successful outcomes depend on skillful preparation for challenges and opportunities. Across our extensive practice areas, we strive to develop sound legal strategies consistent with your objectives. We realize that this endeavor involves a thorough understanding of both the legal and business issues involved. Our attorneys are not just skillful, forward-thinking legal advocates; they are also experienced business professionals.