Intellectual Property

Overview

Segal McCambridge Singer and Mahoney attorneys, like their clients, appreciate that intellectual property rights are indispensable in an increasingly competitive global economy. For many companies and individuals, intellectual property is their most important asset and for some, their only asset. In all cases, intellectual property rights provide competitive advantages that cannot be obtained in any other way. 

Segal McCambridge attorneys recognize the importance of protecting these rights through proactive counseling involving all aspects of intellectual property protection, formal registration, enforcement actions, and civil litigation. Segal McCambridge attorneys are adept and agile at ensuring continuous, uninterrupted protection of their clients’ rights regardless of when those rights are affected. The intellectual property services provided by Segal McCambridge always include meticulous examination and assessment of the specific rights at issue and the most effective and efficient way to enforce those rights. 

Segal McCambridge attorneys offer a variety of intellectual property and related services to their clients:

  • Patent litigation
  • Trademark and counterfeiting litigation
  • Trademark registration and maintenance
  • Trade dress litigation
  • Copyright litigation
  • Copyright registration
  • Trade secret misappropriation litigation
  • Trade secret audits
  • Lanham Act litigation
  • Unfair competition litigation under state laws
  • Licensing agreements
  • Rights of publicity and privacy litigation
  • Defamation litigation

Segal McCambridge attorneys take an aggressive approach to both prosecuting and defending these cases on behalf of both domestic and foreign clients in a variety of industries including technology, software, staffing, financial, graphic design, advertising, entertainment, manufacturing, and consumer and commercial products.

Segal McCambridge attorneys have prosecuted and defended intellectual property rights in state and federal courts in numerous jurisdictions, through mediation, arbitration, and trial.