William B. Poff is a former principal and now Of Counsel in the Roanoke office of... more
William B. Poff is a former principal and now Of Counsel in the Roanoke office of Woods Rogers PLC. Bill has extensive experience in virtually all areas of Commercial and Civil Litigation. He has argued and tried cases in federal and state courts, including the Virginia Supreme Court, the Fourth Circuit Court of Appeals and the United States Supreme Court. Bill has been named in the Best Lawyer... view profile
Bennett J. Fidlow has been involved in the entertainment industry for over 25 years.... more
Bennett J. Fidlow has been involved in the entertainment industry for over 25 years. He began his career as lighting designer for live theatre and dance companies, then became a theater producer, and finally an entertainment attorney. He has worked at one of the most prestigious entertainment law firms in the country as well as a major Hollywood studio and a Broadway producing company. He has l... 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.