FMG can assist clients in trademark/service mark counseling, selection, prosecution, enforcement and defense
FMG can assist clients in trademark/service mark counseling, selection, prosecution, enforcement, and defense. Our services include performing searches to determine whether names and marks are available and then filing and prosecuting the appropriate application with the US Patent and Trademark Office get to obtain the registration. Once obtained, FMG assists in the policing and enforcement of these registrations. In addition, our experienced attorneys handle counseling and drafting of agreements for licensing, transfer, and assignment of these rights.
FMG also assists its clients in the establishment of ownership and registration of copyrighted works. We work to enforce client’s rights and defend against infringement claims while addressing issues such as fair use, joint ownership, work-for-hire matters, and damages. FMG will assist our clients in the licensing, transfer or assignment of their portfolio as it meets their business needs.
If our clients receive cease and desist notices, service of litigation, or government notices of opposition or cancellation proceedings, FMG is there to defend and protect the interests of our clients. Trademark and trade dress litigation, alleged dilution or infringement, unfair trade practices or false advertising, and the accusation of the theft and sale of trade secrets are all matters within the skill set of our attorneys.