Protecting IP Rights in the Food and Beverage Industry
Leveraging Trademarks, Copyrights and Patents to Protect IP From Product Development to Marketplace Delivery
Recording of a 90-minute CLE webinar with Q&A
This CLE webinar will provide guidance to IP counsel advising companies in the food and beverage industry on managing key intellectual property challenges. The panel will discuss infringement and enforcement, as well as licensing and leveraging protection to enhance the brand.
- Protecting IP rights in the food and beverage industry
- Trade dress
- Design patent
- Monitoring for infringement
- Trademark disputes
- Strengthening brands
The panel will review these and other key issues:
- What patent and trademark issues should counsel anticipate and address during the development of a product?
- What are the infringement vulnerabilities for companies in the food and beverage sector?
- What strategies should IP counsel employ to enforce patents, trademarks and trade secrets in the food and beverage industry?
Thomas J. Maas, Esq.
Katten Muchin Rosenman
Mr. Maas concentrates his practice on resolving IP disputes and has broad litigation experience in patent, antitrust,... | Read More
Mr. Maas concentrates his practice on resolving IP disputes and has broad litigation experience in patent, antitrust, trademark, securities fraud and complex commercial cases. He also counsels clients with respect to trademark strategy and disputes, with a focus on the alcoholic beverage industry. Mr. Maas’ strong experience in this field has led to creative resolutions of multiple trademark disputes both before and during litigation.Close
Christopher J. Passarelli
Dickenson Peatman & Fogarty
Mr. Passarelli practices in the areas of trademark, trade secret, copyright and business law in a range of industries... | Read More
Mr. Passarelli practices in the areas of trademark, trade secret, copyright and business law in a range of industries which include: internet and high technology, agribusiness, food, wine, arts and entertainment. He handles international and domestic I.P. registration, transactions, litigation and enforcement matters, including representation before the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office and U.S. federal courts.Close