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  1. Intellectual Property: 40%
  2. Copyright Infringement: 20%
  3. Trademark Infringement: 20%
  4. Internet: 20%

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Knobbe Martens Olson & Bear

2040 Main Street, 14th Floor
Irvine, CA, 92614



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Avvo Contributions
Legal Answers
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Top Trademark Attorneys in CaliforniaWho’s Who Legal2008
Top Trademark AttorneysWho's Who Legal: Trademarks2008
Rising StarSuper Lawyers2005
Association NamePosition NameDuration
International Trademark Association, Enforcement Committee, Opposition & Cancellation Standards and Procedures SubcommitteeChair2008 - Present
International Trademark Association, Roundtable CommitteeMember2004 - 2006
International Trademark Association, Anti-Counterfeiting and Enforcement CommitteeMember2002 - 2004
Orange County Patent Law Association, Trademark CommitteeChairN/A
Orange County Bar AssociationMemberN/A
Publication NameTitleDate
International Trademark AssociationThe Importance of Trademark Audits2008
World Trademark Law ReportHOT WHEELS summary judgment spins out in Ninth2007
World Trademark Law ReportTTAB applies more lenient Section 2(d) test in FIRST NIAGARA2007
World Trademark ReviewTrademark Management: The Whole Truth and Nothing But the Truth2007
World Trademark Law ReportJonathan Livingston Seagull Claims Survive Summary Judgment Motion2007
World Trademark ReviewTrademark Audits — what you need to know2006
World Trademark Law ReportLAWYERS.COM Generic for Online Legal Database2006
World Trademark ReportNo Second Bite of the Apple for SNAP Mark Owner2005
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of California at Los Angeles School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1998
University of CaliforniaEconomicsBA - Bachelor of Arts1993
Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
International Trademark Association Annual MeetingCareers in Trademark Law2006
International Trademark Association Annual MeetingBrand Searching and Clearance in the Internet Age2005
Practicing Law InstituteTrademark Trial and Appeal Board Practices2004
Orange County Paralegal AssociationDilution and the Victoria’s Secret Case2003
OCPLA/SDIPLA Spring SeminarTrademark Year in Review2003
National Association of Legal SecretariesTrademarks and the Internet2003