Doug Halijan’s practice focuses on complex commercial litigation and intellectual... more
Doug Halijan’s practice focuses on complex commercial litigation and intellectual property matters, with a particular emphasis on trade secret, trademark, copyright, information technology, and franchise-related issues. He has represented plaintiffs and defendants in trade secret cases involving the protection of a wide range of confidential business information, technology, software, and manuf... view profile
I assist large companies in corporate transactions and corporate compliance and... more
I assist large companies in corporate transactions and corporate compliance and indie film production clients shooting or resident in Tennessee. I work on information technology and intellectual property transactions, including licensing, outsourcing, technology law, and vendor relationship and management. I am one of less than 10 attorneys in private practice to be named a Fellow in the W... view profile
I chair the firm's Litigation Practice Group and focus my practice on the trial of... more
I chair the firm's Litigation Practice Group and focus my practice on the trial of complex business cases, with particular emphasis on product liability defense, patent and trademark infringement, unfair competition and trade practices, commercial and consumer finance claims, and manufacturers' risk prevention. I have been the lead counsel on cases in 35 states and have been involved in the han... view profile
If you a creative person, such as an artist, author, software developer, inventor, or business owner, you can use the services of an intellectual property lawyer to protect your ideas, images, or processes from being used without your consent. There are various types of intellectual property lawyers: There are copyright attorneys who help protect your unique ideas in things like music, film, software, paintings, and pictures. There are trademark attorneys who protect your valuable logos, images and slogans. There are patent attorneys who help you get government protection for your inventions. There are also licensing attorneys that write contracts which set the ground rules for others using your copyrights, trademarks, or patents.