Verso enforces and litigates our clients’ IP rights around the world. We represent clients in trademark and copyright infringement actions in every judicial, arbitral, and administrative forum.
We develop strategies for expanding our clients’ scope of protection and work with counsel around the world to implement cross-border or global enforcement.
An example of a case arising out of global brand enforcement. We collected and supplied evidence, developed expert testimony and are supporting briefing and hearing of a case set for a final damages hearing in Belgium.
We have litigated hundreds of trademark infringement and dilution cases and copyright infringement cases in courts throughout the country. We have briefed and argued successful appeals and submitted amicus briefs in the Supreme Court for the winning side. We also litigate oppositions and cancellations in the Trademark Trial and Appeal Board.
We litigated to invalidate an incontestable trademark registration to support Patagonia’s efforts to sell its PATAGONIA PROVISIONS beer and stop infringements of its PATAGONIA trademark.
We represented Levi Strauss and Patagonia’s positions regarding trademark immunity for parodies, asserting that the Lanham Act’s infringement and dilution protections also safeguarded trademark owner’s right to speech and freedom from confusion about source.
We obtained judgments and injunctions against, or favorable settlement agreements with, more than a dozen “print-on-demand” website retailers that offered and sold counterfeit and infringing versions of an apparel client’s products.
We retrieved domain names for Wynn Resorts Holdings purchased by a cybersquatter during an interval between the announcement of new Las Vegas properties and actual openings.