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Intellectual Property Law attorney, managing partner of Oblon, Spivak's Trademark and Copyright Practice Group.


Practice Areas


  1. Intellectual Property: 100%
    37 years

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Oblon, Spivak, McClelland, Maier & Neustadt, PC

1940 Duke Street

Alexandria, VA, 22314-3451


DCActive 197805/24/2015

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Avvo Contributions
Legal Answers
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Trade Mark Law ExpertThe Legal Media Group Guide to the World's Leading Experts2006
Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
Managing Partner, Trademark & Copyright Practice GroupOblon, Spivak, McClelland, Maier & Neustadt, PC1989 - Present
Trademark Examining AttorneyU.S. Patent & Trademark Office1977 - 1980
Association NamePosition NameDuration
American Intellectual Property Law AssociationChair, Anti-Counterfeiting Committee2006 - Present
World Intellectual Property OrganizationArbiter - UDRP Matters2006 - Present
National Arbitration ForumArbiter - UDRP Matters2006 - Present
International Trademark AssociationMember1980 - Present
Legal Cases
Case NameOutcome
Sugartown Worldwide, Inc. d/b/a Lilly Pulitzer v. Beall's, Inc.Consent judgment against defendant.
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Publication NameTitleDate
World Trademark ReviewProtection of Famous Trade Marks Under the New Dilution Act2008
World Trademark Review Making Sense of the Internet - A Roundtable Discussion2007
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
George Mason University School of Law LawJD - Juris Doctor1977
Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
AIPLA Spring MeetingThe In-House Perspective on Effective Anti-Counterfeiting Campaigns2007