Trademark Law

Saper Law attorneys have worked on trademark issues for clients in a wide range of industries.   We have helped software companies, web based businesses, pharmaceutical companies, restaurants, fashion designers, magazine publications, education providers, artists, and a wide range of consumer products, just to name a few.

Our Trademark services include, but are not limited to:

  • Trademark Prosecution
    • Preparing and filing trademark applications with the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO).
    • Responding to Office Actions from the USPTO
    • Filing appeals with the USPTO
  • Trademark Enforcement
    • Drafting and negotiating license and assignment agreements
    • Drafting and responding to cease and desist letters
  • Trademark Litigation
    • Enforcement
    • Defense against trademark infringement claims

Sample trademark law suits handled by Saper Law Offices:

  • Represented a retailer and achieved a favorable settlement in federal litigation involving trademark and trade dress infringement, patent infringement, and counterfeiting claims.
  • Evaluated a proposed settlement to trademark infringement litigation on behalf of client interested in purchasing the company that was subject to the infringement claims.
  • Counseled furniture manufacturer in responding to a cease and desist letter alleging trademark infringement.
  • Responded to threat of opposition proceeding involving pharmaceutical trademark and resolved the matter favorably for our client, allowing the client to proceed with its trademark application.
  • Enforced client’s trademark rights in preventing a former employee from using a similar trademark in starting a competing company.
  • Assisted fashion designer in evaluating strength of trademark rights and instances of possible trademark infringement.
  • Filed and prosecuted portfolio of trademark applications and prepared trademark assignment agreements for a software company.
  • Succeeded in opposition proceeding against a former band member seeking a federal registration of the band name through the use of falsified specimens.

Click here to begin the process of registering a trademark, or click here to schedule a consultation to discuss other trademark issues.