Trademark & Unfair Competition

Trademark issues exist for every business.  McInteer & O’Rear PLC will aggressively, yet resourcefully, enforce our clients’ trademark rights through a variety of means, ranging from developing enforcement procedures to protect their trademark rights to litigation and trial.  In addition to prosecuting and defending contested claims, we provide counseling on trademark and trade dress issues, including advice on clearance of proposed trademarks. We also prepare and prosecute trademark applications on the state and federal level.

 

Trademark Services Include:

  • Trademark litigation

  • Preparation and filing of U.S. and State trademark registration applications

  • Trademark cease-and-desist letters

  • Trademark assignment and title searches and opinions

  • Preparation of assignment and license agreements

  • Trademark infringement analysis and opinions

  • Infringement, dilution, and unfair competition litigation

  • Appeals of trademark disputes in state and federal courts

  • Opposition and cancellation proceedings before the Trademark Trial and Appeal Board

  • Internet domain name disputes, domain name registrations disputes

 

Trademark Analysis and Opinion Regarding:

  • Common law trademark rights

  • Federal and State trademark registrations

  • Pending U.S. trademark applications

  • Internet domain names

McInteer & O'Rear PLC​, 2801 12th Avenue South, Nashville, Tennessee 37204