Intellectual Property law
TRADEMARK REGISTRATION & ENFORCEMENT/LITIGATION
Strong & Hanni has experienced trademark attorneys and paralegals who can assist you in registering trademarks and maintaining large domestic and international trademark portfolios. We also can assist you in clearing potential trademarks prior to registration and use.
Strong & Hanni’s capable trademark attorneys will help to ensure your trademark is protected from infringement by outside parties. We also have strong relationships with a vast array of foreign associates so that we can ensure that your mark can be protected in an international market. As such, our trademark team has the skills required to effectively ensure that your mark or brand is protected around the world.
We have prosecuted and obtained patents in a wide range of technologies including software, medical devices, wireless networking, exercise equipment, fuel additives, automobile traffic sensing and management, laser surgery, and more. We understand the complexities and nuances of patent prosecution, and present options to clients in a way that makes the patent world understandable.
Our attorneys have litigated patents in suits valued at hundreds of thousands of dollars up to hundreds of millions of dollars, in a wide range of technologies. We understand the complex and sometimes subtle nuances of patent litigation, and are skilled at working with clients within the client’s financial constraints to protect the clients’ interests.
IP LICENSING & TRANSACTIONS
Attorneys at Strong & Hanni are experienced in complex licensing agreements and transaction negotiations in local and global industries. We have the reputation and skills to provide services that will lead to success in acquiring, licensing, transferring, and commercializing all of your IP innovations.
COPYRIGHT INFRINGEMENT AND PATENT LITIGATION
Attorneys at Strong & Hanni have decades of experience in copyright infringement and design patent infringement disputes. We have obtained preliminary and permanent injunctions, summary judgment, and favorable results at trial in both copyright and patent infringement actions. Additionally, we often are able to resolve such disputes before formal litigation.
INTERNET DOMAIN NAME DISPUTES
Strong & Hanni’s highly-skilled attorneys counsel clients in domain name disputes under the Uniform Domain-Name Dispute-Resolution Policy (UDRP) and the Anti-cybersquatting Consumer Protection Act (ACPA) in a variety of portfolio areas for large organizations, small companies, and individuals. Under the UDRP, domain names can be cancelled, transferred, or changed under certain circumstances, and disputes are resolved via arbitration, court action, or party agreement.
TRADEMARK AND TRADE DRESS INFRINGEMENT LITIGATION
Strong & Hanni’s attorneys are experienced in helping plaintiffs stop improper use of their trademarks and distinctive business designs and in protecting defendants from illegitimate allegations of trademark infringement. And when the situation calls for immediate resolution, we aggressively and have been successful in pursuing preliminary injunctions for our clients.
TRADE SECRET & UNFAIR COMPETITION LITIGATION
Strong & Hanni’s attorneys are experienced in trade secret misappropriation and unfair competition across the country, in both state and federal courts. We have successfully secured injunctions and favorable settlements for our clients in all manner of trade secret disputes