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 guide 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 rights
- 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, design rights, and trade secrets in the food and beverage industry?
Christopher M. King
Foley & Lardner
Mr. King is a member of the firm’s Mechanical & Electromechanical Technologies Practice and the Food &... | Read More
Mr. King is a member of the firm’s Mechanical & Electromechanical Technologies Practice and the Food & Beverage and Manufacturing Industry Teams. His practice focuses on IP protection strategies and portfolio management, securing patent protection by drafting and prosecuting patent applications, assisting clients in avoiding competitors’ patents by performing non-infringement and validity analyses and preparing patent opinions, drafting and negotiating agreements that involve IP rights, and performing IP-related due diligence for M&A activities.Close
Sheila Fox Morrison
Davis Wright Tremaine
Ms. Morrison provides trademark and brand protection services with significant industry intelligence in the food and... | Read More
Ms. Morrison provides trademark and brand protection services with significant industry intelligence in the food and beverage, restaurant, healthcare, entertainment, and technology industries. Her practice provides efficient counsel to support the domestic and foreign trademark maintenance, clearance, registration, strategic brand protection and enforcement, and licensing needs of her clients.Close
Abigail J. Remore
Chiesa Shahinian & Giantomasi
Ms. Remore handles a wide range of intellectual property matters, including litigation, enforcement, counseling,... | Read More
Ms. Remore handles a wide range of intellectual property matters, including litigation, enforcement, counseling, licensing and prosecution of trademark and copyright applications. A substantial portion of her practice involves litigation of trademark registration disputes before the Trademark Trial & Appeal Board. Her significant intellectual property prosecution experience includes conducting trademark clearance searches, guiding trademark and copyright applications from application to registration, preparing responses to Office Actions and preparing renewal, maintenance and intent to use filings with the USPTO.Close