Copyright & Trademark

Chaffe McCall’s copyright and trademark litigation lawyers offer strategic insights and innovative solutions to individuals and companies facing complex intellectual property issues. We partner with our clients to cultivate strategies that effectively protect their proprietary interests.  Whether enforcing rights against infringers or defending against claims, our practice has deep capabilities across all categories of transactional matters including:

  • Anti-counterfeiting
  • Copyright
  • False advertising
  • Patents
  • Trademark
  • Trade secrets
  • Unfair competition

Our practice experience includes not only state and federal litigation, but also proceedings before the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO), as well as before arbitration panels and the International Trade Commission (“ITC”).  Our lawyers have extensive experience drafting and negotiating IP representations, publication contracts and copyright registration, warranties and covenants as well as licensing, cross-licensing and grant-back arrangements.  Our litigators are recognized throughout the industry in providing the necessary insight to defend against sophisticated claims in today’s wide range of complex technologies.

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