King County And Pierce County Intellectual Property Rights Attorney

Intellectual properties are valuable assets that add to the health of balance sheets, provide a competitive edge and open new avenues for growth and revenue. Protecting these investments requires knowledgeable and experienced attorneys.

Our firm includes an experienced intellectual property attorney who has counseled clients on all facets of intellectual property and technology, including trademark and copyright infringement actions, trademark opposition proceedings, and matters concerning trade secrets, trade dress, domain names, meta-tags, false advertising, right of publicity, unfair competition, antitrust, counterfeiting, privacy and the Internet.

We are available to handle intellectual property rights matters for clients in and around Tacoma, Seattle and nearby areas in Washington, including:

  • Commercial exploitation maintenance and protection of intellectual property and trade secrets
  • Counseling in all aspects of intellectual property
  • Procuring and enforcing trademark and copyright protection
  • Trademark infringement litigation
  • Copyright infringement litigation
  • Domain name disputes
  • Unfair competition and deceptive trade practices
  • Misappropriation of trade secrets and confidential information
  • Intellectual property agreement disputes
  • Counseling related to the potential adoption, selection and use of trademarks and service marks
  • Trademark search services including trademark availability and registration searches, and related opinion work
  • Preparation, filing and prosecution of Trademark and Service Mark applications in the United States Patent and Trademark Office and State trademark offices
  • Trademark infringement opinions
  • Representation of trademark holder's interests in opposition and cancellation proceedings before the Trademark Trial and Appeal Board
  • Watch services for trademarks
  • Negotiation and preparation secrecy and confidentiality agreements
  • Trademark assignments
  • Copyright assignments

Our attorney has extensive experience counseling clients on the identification, protection, commercialization and enforcement of their intellectual property rights. This includes advising clients on the selection of trademarks, filing and prosecuting trademark applications, trademark opposition and cancellation proceedings, policing of trademarks and the maintenance of trademark registrations.

Our attorney can assist with the registration of your trademark or service mark and preclude others from using similar words, phrases, symbols, designs or combinations of those unique elements of your marks to confuse the public.

We understand that sometimes litigation is unavoidable and necessary to protect your rights. Our attorney has assisted in coordinating the enforcement and litigation of trademark and service mark matters on behalf of clients worldwide. Forums that our attorney has used to resolve these disputes include federal and state courts, and the Trademark Trial and Appeal Board.

Achieve Your Goals

Swigart Law Offices, P.S., uses a collaborative approach to intellectual property holdings to help clients meet their individual goals, by listening to the client's needs while taking into account the realities of the business climate and the limitations of legal budgets. Contact a lawyer with practical, business and legal experience who can properly identify and solve your intellectual property issues by calling 253-205-0187, Ext. 0.