Ms. Lothson litigates unfair competition, trademark, copyright, trade-dress, anti-counterfeiting/unauthorized distribution and domain name cases. She also has experience in protecting proprietary rights on the Internet and domestic and foreign domain name disputes.
In addition to her litigation practice, Ms. Lothson counsels clients on brand clearance, pre-litigation policing programs, trademark prosecution and intellectual property portfolio management. Her practice includes the acquisition, maintenance, licensing, enforcement and transfer of intellectual property with an emphasis on the selection and clearance of trademarks. She also has extensive experience in social media counseling with an emphasis on best practices and solutions in response to clients' most commonly confronted social media-related issues.
Licensed since 2008
|IL||Active And Authorized To Practice Law||2008||05/14/2015|
|Association Name||Position Name||Duration|
|Chicago Bar Association||Co-Chair, Web Development and Social Media Committee||N/A|
|Law Ã la Mode||Global Developments Regarding the Anti-Counterfeiting Trade Agreement||2011|
|ISBA Young Lawyers Division Newsletter||Business Development in the 21st Century: Building Your Personal Brand Online||2011|
|ISBA Corporations, Securities, & Business Law Forum||Businesses 'Like' What Facebook Can Do For Them: A Guide To Drafting Social Media Sweepstakes Promotion Terms||2011|
|DuPage County Bar Association Bar Brief||Metadata Mining During e-Discovery: The Potential for Finding a Diamond in the Rough||2009|
|I/S: A Journal of Law and Policy for the Information Society||The Right to Privacy in Electronic Communications: Current Fourth Amendment and Statutory Protection in the Wake of Warshak v. United States||2007|
|The Ohio State University Moritz College of Law||Law||JD - Juris Doctor||2008|
|What Every Lawyer Needs to Know About Using Social Media Ethically||Social Media Counseling||2012|
|Starting Your Own Law Firm: A Nuts & Bolts Primer||Ethical Networking Tactics: Attracting New Clients and Making Professional Contacts||2012|
|Basic Skills Course for Newly Admitted Lawyers||Ethics & Social Media for New Lawyers||2011|
|7th Annual Solo and Small Firm Conference||Social Media: Ethical Issues||2011|