Your brand carries your company’s identity and reputation. In today’s rapidly changing and highly competitive multimedia-focused marketplace, you must invest time and money to enforce or defend the use of your most critical trademarks, copyrights, and advertising campaigns to ensure financial success and longevity.
The success of a marketing campaign is no longer simply based upon developing brand awareness, or exploiting an expensive, cutting-edge product or copyrighted work. Companies now seek to ride celebrity waves and exploit consumer use of social media, leading to more claims of infringement or unfair competition.
Foley’s Trademark, Copyright & Advertising Litigation attorneys (TCA Litigators) have extensive experience in federal and state courts, TTAB, FTC, NAD, and UDRP proceedings to assist you in protecting the value of your critical assets worldwide.
Foley attorneys handle U.S. trademark clearance, registration, maintenance, and enforcement for Hermès International. We recently succeeded in obtaining Principal Register registrations for the three-dimensional designs of the famous Kelly and Birkin handbags. as well as the distinctive orange color used on Hermès boxes.
Represented CA in a case concerning copyright infringement, trade secret misappropriation, and breach of contract relating to computer software. Settled favorably on eve of trial (arbitration).
Defended a coffee brewer manufacturer against claims of violations of the Lanham Act and trademark infringement.
ADR Services for IP Clients
In those instances when it is more beneficial for you not to litigate or to litigate outside a courtroom, Foley TCA Litigators have extensive experience guiding clients like you through alternative dispute resolution (ADR) procedures.