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Elizabeth Herbst Schierman

Elizabeth Herbst Schierman

Practice areas:

Patent Application, Intellectual Property, Trademark Application, Licensing

Elizabeth Schierman

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About Me

Elizabeth Herbst Schierman is a registered patent attorney licensed in Idaho and Utah with degrees in Chemical Engineering and Law from the University of Idaho. Her practice is focused primarily on building valuable IP portfolios through high-quality patent and trademark work in industries such as the nanotechnology, material science, mining, consumer products, and chemical industries.



Practice Areas

Licensed since 2005

  1. Patent Application: 60%
    8 years
  2. Intellectual Property: 20%
    10 years
  3. Trademark Application: 15%
    8 years
  4. Licensing: 5%


Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

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Contact Info

TraskBritt, P.C.

P.O. Box 190524
Boise, ID, 83719


IDAuthorized to practice law200505/16/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
Registered Patent AttorneyTraskBritt, P.C.2011 - Present
Registered Patent AttorneyDykas & Shaver, LLP2010 - 2011
Registered Patent AttorneyDykas, Shaver & Nipper, LLP2006 - 2010
Staff Attorney to The Hon. Larry M. BoyleU.S. Courts for the District of Idaho2005 - 2006
Intellectual Property InternSchweitzer Engineering Laboratories, Inc.2004 - 2005
Federal Reporting Officer / Technology Transfer AssistantWashington State University Research Foundation2003 - 2005
Research AssistantD.C. Drown Associates2001 - 2002
Teaching AssistantUniversity of Idaho Department of Chemical Engineering2000 - 2002

Association NamePosition NameDuration
Idaho State Bar, Intellectual Property Law SectionPast Chair2013 - Present
Idaho State Bar, Intellectual Property Law SectionChair2012 - 2013
Idaho State Bar, Professionalism and Ethics SectionMember2011 - Present
Idaho State Bar, Intellectual Property Law SectionPast Chair2010 - 2011
Idaho State Bar, Intellectual Property Law SectionChair2009 - 2010
University of Idaho Department of Chemical and Materials Engineering Advisory BoardMember2007 - Present
Idaho State Bar, Intellectual Property Law SectionMember2005 - Present

Legal Cases
Case NameOutcome
Sonic Cash, Inc. v. Domain registrationsDecision for Plaintiff;Transfer of domain ordered

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Publication NameTitleDate
The Advocate (Idaho State Bar)Patent, Trademark, & Copyright Protection: Necessities or Luxuries2011
The Advocate (Idaho State Bar).COM and .NET, Make Room for .TRADEMARK: What Trademark Holders Should Know About the New gTLD Program2010
The Advocate (Idaho State Bar)Orphan Works: Congress Considers Lessening Penalties for Copyright Infringers2009
Idaho Law ReviewCivil Procedure in Idaho: An Examination of Significant Differences Between the Rules of Procedure of the Idaho State and Federal Courts2009
The Advocate (Idaho State Bar)Moral Rights Under Federal Law2008

School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of Idaho College of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor2005
University of IdahoChemical EngineeringBS - Bachelor of Science2002

Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
Idaho State BarIP Transactions: Identifying & Transferring Ownership2011
Idaho State BarNotable Differences Between the Rules of Civil Procedure in Idaho's State and Federal Courts2010
Girls in Tech Boise March 2010 MeetingWhat Innovators in Technology Should Know About Intellectual Property2010
AssemblyProtect Your Intellectual Property Rights & Avoid Violating Another's IP Rights2010