Whether you live in San Diego, Orange County, in the farming areas of the Coachella Valley and Central California, or in high tech areas such as La Jolla and Irvine, biotechnology and patent law is vital to business. Lawyers in Latham's Orange County office are at the forefront of complex environmental issues, providing clients with counseling and representation in administrative proceedings, litigation, enforcement and legislative matters relating to all of the major environmental, energy and resource laws.
The breadth of experience in litigating intellectual property cases combined with considerable experience in international trade policy and practice, allows Sheppard Mullin to bring powerful resources to bear for our clients in order to secure an effective resolution.
Not only do we represent copyright, trademark and patent clients with their intellectual property issues and provide them with cost-effective advice, we Intellectual Property Attorney Orange County also pursue copyright and trademark infringement litigation against parties who seek to use our client's work without being licensed or authorized.
We have broad experience in technology and intellectual property litigation, including patent, trademark, trade dress, and copyright infringement actions; cybersquatting and Uniform Domain-Name Dispute-Resolution Procedure (UDRP) actions; trade secret and unfair competition litigation; licensing and other contractual disputes; enforcement of confidentiality and noncompetition agreements; and trademark opposition and cancellation proceedings.
IP Litigation - Our Business Litigation Group has a solid record of prosecuting and defending all types of IP-related actions in federal and state court, often including infringement claims and related business torts, as well as matters involving the Uniform Trade Secret Act, the Digital Millennium Copyright Act, the Computer Fraud and Abuse Act, and the Electronic Communications Privacy Act.
To learn more about how we can properly register your intellectual property, enforce your rights or defend you against infringements or challenges, please contact Hymes, Schreiber & Walden, LLP for a consultation about approaching your intellectual property concerns with creativity and care.
Sheppard Mullin's practice in these areas includes trademark and trade dress infringement, prosecution of domestic and international trademark and service mark registrations and opposition and cancellation proceedings, as well as counseling clients concerning the selection, availability and use of trademarks, service marks, trade names and trade dress, as well as enforcing attendant rights.
Our Irvine intellectual property lawyers focus on patent litigation, advising technology clients in a wide range of industries, including semiconductors, consumer electronics and satellite television, and appearing both in federal court and before the U.S. International Trade Commission.
Whether the matter involves a trademark application, licensing of intellectual property, or negotiating the sale or acquisition of intellectual property, Matt delivers trusted guidance and skilled advocacy while pursuing the best interests of his clients.
Our victories range from jury verdicts in the hundreds of millions of dollars—including the largest damage award ever affirmed in a published decision by a California appellate court to more than $1.7 billion paid to DVR market leader TiVo in patent infringement litigation.
With law degrees in both California and in Great Britain, and decades of experience in California and internationally as well in areas such as trademark protection, business contracts, trucking and logistics, insurance law, wrongful death litigation, mediation, publishing, modeling and entertainment, and international law, Sebastian Gibson has been the attorney of choice for decades by individuals with the need of an experienced intellectual property, personal injury, accident, insurance, business and entertainment lawyer with the experience to handle matters in a swift and cost effective manner.