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  1. Trademark Application: 20%
    35 years
  2. Copyright Infringement: 20%
    35 years
  3. Trademark Infringement: 20%
    35 years
  4. Internet: 15%
    35 years
  5. Other: 25%
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888 SW 5th Ave Ste 300
Portland, OR, 97204


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Award nameGrantorDate granted
The Best Lawyers in AmericaBest Lawyers in America2011
Chambers 2011Chambers Partners2011
Chambers 2010Chambers and Partners2010
Martindale Hubbell AV RatingMartindale Hubbell2000
AmJur Book AwardAmerican Jurisprudence1976
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
AttorneyBullivant Houser Bailey2007 - Present
Adjunct Professor, Copyright LawUniversity of Oregon Law School2007 - 2009
AttorneyGarvey Schubert Barer2003 - 2007
Association namePosition nameDuration
International Trademark AssociationCommittee member2010 - Present
Oregon Media Production AssociationMember, Board of Directors2010 - Present
Copyright Society of the USAMember2008 - Present
American Bar AssociationMember, IP Law Section2005 - Present
American Intellectual Property Law AssociationMember, IP Law Section2005 - Present
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
Numerous infringement cases in behalf of The Walt Disney CompanyPrevailed
Numerous infringement cases in behalf of Twentieth Century Fox Film Corp.Prevailed
Numerous infringement cases in behalf of King Features SyndicatePrevailed
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Publication nameTitleDate
us-ip-law.blogspot.comUS IP LAW Blog2011
Oregon State Bar Bulletin"Can't we talk anymore? Why talking to a user of your patented art may end up getting you sued"2007
Portland Business Journal"Fraud in trademark filings can spell sudden disaster"2007
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of Oregon School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1976
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Oregon Law Institute's Entertainment Media and Marketing Law"Use of an Image or Personal Identifier Without Permission"2009
Keiretsu Forum"Intellectual Property and Its Due Diligence"2009