Alex Patel, concentrates his practice on the full spectrum of trademark prosecution and litigation, representing individuals and corporations. As a specialist in trademark litigation and domain disputes, he counsels his clients in all phases of disputes on both routine and complex infringment matters.
Mr. Patel prosecutes trademark applications at the USPTO, and has successfully represented clients in federal court, and before the Trademark Trial and Appeal Board in ex parte appeals, oppositions, and cancellations.
He has successfully represented clients in ICANN domain name dispute proceedings before the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO). He also has experience practicing in the Central District of California in trademark and copyright infringement matters.
- Filed over 4,500 trademark applications
- Litigated over 200 trademark trials
- Responded to over 1000 office actions and provisional refusals
Over 200 trademark trails litigated in federal court, and before the Trademark Trial and Appeal Board in ex parte appeals, oppositions, and cancellations.
Represented a domain name holder in federal litigation brought by a national bank over a domain dispute resulting in a large monetary settlement in favor of our client.
Forced the transfer of several domain names registered in bad faith through ICANN proceedings conducted via the World Intellectual Property Organization.
B.A., California State University Northridge
J.D., Pepperdine University School of Law
Admitted to Practice
State Bar of California
U. S. District Court for the Central District of California
Mr. Patel is an active member of the international trademark association.
Languages Spoken: English, Russian
Licensed since 1999
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|Award Name||Grantor||Date Granted|
|Top 25 Law Firms||Trademark Insider||2008|
|Managing Partner||Patel & Almeida, P.C.||1999 - Present|
|Association Name||Position Name||Duration|
|International Trademark Association||Member||N/A|
|State Bar of California||Member||N/A|
|Delta Air Lines, Inc. vs. Delta Van Lines, Inc.||Successfully defended our client's trademark|
|Exxon Mobil Corporation vs. Jaya Medical Supplies, Inc.||Successfully defended our client's trademark|
|Choice First Distribution, LLC v. John L. Brown||Successfully cancelled the trademark|
|California State University, Northridge||N/A||BA - Bachelor of Arts||N/A|
|Pepperdine University School of Law||Law||JD - Juris Doctor||N/A|