Intellectual Property Attorney Brad R. Maurer Rejoins BGD as Partner
INDIANAPOLIS (April 4, 2016) - Bingham Greenebaum Doll LLP is pleased to announce that experienced intellectual property attorney Brad R. Maurer has rejoined the firm as a partner and is now a member of the Corporate Transactional practice group. Brad focuses his practice on securing and protecting intellectual property rights (IPR) and has significant experience assisting clients in identifying, prioritizing and implementing IPR strategies.
Brad has represented companies before state and federal courts in litigation related to trademarks, unfair competition, false advertising, copyrights, rights of publicity, Anti-SLAPP, and insurance coverage. He has represented companies from a broad range of fields, including fashion apparel, clothing, non-profit, higher education, furniture, consumer electronics, residential and industrial equipment, commercial artwork, as well as foreign based companies, before the United States Patent and Trademark Office and the World Intellectual Property Organization to secure and maintain domestic and international trademark registrations and portfolios under United States law and the Madrid International Trademark System.
Brad has also represented companies in connection with anti-counterfeiting, unfair competition, advertising, defamation, rights of publicity, and related issues in the context of social media and electronic commerce platforms in the United States and internationally. He also has experience handling the representation of companies issuing and responding to demands relating to trademark infringement, copyright infringement, unfair competition, false advertising, and rights of publicity and privacy.
“We are delighted to have Brad back at the firm and are glad that he decided to rejoin us at BGD,” said Tobin McClamroch, firm Managing Partner. “His extensive experience providing counsel and representation related to intellectual property law further extends our abilities to meet our clients’ evolving needs in this expanding area of law. Brad is a very talented addition to our team.”
Brad was with the firm from 1999-2005 before moving his practice to Faegre Baker Daniels LLP. He has been selected for inclusion in Indiana Super Lawyers® twice in the field of Intellectual Property. Brad has been an adjunct professor of law at Indiana University Maurer School of Law’s Center for Intellectual Property Research since 2014. He is admitted to practice in Indiana State Courts, U.S. District Court, Northern District of Indiana, and U.S. District Court, Southern District of Indiana. He earned his J.D., cum laude, from the Indiana University Maurer School of Law; he graduated from Purdue University, with honors, with an undergraduate degree in Sports Medicine.
Bingham Greenebaum Doll LLP is a business law firm providing transactional, litigation and government services to clients across a variety of industries and business sectors. The firm also provides estate planning and other services to individuals and non-profits. BGD has served the legal and business needs of clients for more than a century; additional firm information is available at www.bgdlegal.com.