Brett J. Trout, P.C. is an AV-rated Midwest law firm, offering its clients the global perspective on Intellectual Property and Information Technology issues. Based in Des Moines, Iowa, Brett J. Trout has serviced clients across Iowa and throughout...
Practice areas & skills: Trademark Application, Patent Infringement, Patent Application, Intellectual Property
Review: “Had some questions concerning copyrights/patents, and Jay's firm went out of their way to help me out, and dispensed wonderful advice. They were friendly, and thoroughly explained my options.”
Practice areas & skills: Trademark Application, Copyright Application, Patent Application, Licensing
I am a Senior Attorney and chair of the law firm’s Intellectual Property practice group. For 25 years I was the adjunct professor for the Intellectual Property class at the University of Iowa’s College of Law. I am listed in the Best Lawyers in Am...
Practice areas & skills: Trademark Application, Patent Application, Trademark Infringement, Patent Infringement, Copyright Infringement
When you work hard developing a consumer-recognizable brand, with a logo and a branded image and reputation, a trademark attorney can help you protect these assets. Trademark application attorneys can advise you on all aspects of the trademarking process, including the need for notice of your trademark claim, which forms to use (and how to file them), and whether or not you should formally register your trademark with the government. Trademarks are the only protection your logo and brand have, and trademark application lawyers are the only ones who can successfully prevent them from being misused.