Intellectual Property Litigation
The Davis Brown Law Firm provides comprehensive legal representation in matters of intellectual property litigation for clients ranging from startups and individual inventors to health care facilities and universities. Our firm has litigated complex patent, trademark, trade dress, trade secret, and unfair competition matters, and has helped our clients enforce their intellectual property rights and defend against lawsuits asserted against them. The intellectual property department has experience with conducting Markman hearings, bench and jury trials, and appeals.
Our litigation attorneys have broad experience both in intellectual property cases and general litigation and provide multifaceted representation that has earned us a place as one of the premier law firms in Des Moines and the state of Iowa. In 2011, the Davis Brown Law Firm was recognized by U.S. News Media Group and Best Lawyers® "Best Law Firm" ranking for intellectual property litigation.
The firm's intellectual property litigators are supported by our team of patent attorneys who have experience in a wide variety of technical areas, including physics, biochemistry, mathematics, computer science, biotechnology, general mechanics, and engineering.
Our attorneys also represent clients in a variety of proceedings in front of the United States Patent and Trademark Office, including trademark cancellations and oppositions, appeals to the Trademark Trial and Appeal Board, appeals to the Board of Patent Appeals and Interferences, re-examination proceedings, and reissue proceedings.
Davis Brown Intellectual Property Law Blog
The attorneys in the Intellectual Property department regularly
contribute to an informative blog with updates on changes in IP law, recently litigation rulings from the USPTO and other
courts and agencies, and tips on how to be successful in your IP