Partner at Armstrong Teasdale LLP
Courtney Jackson is a partner in Armstrong Teasdale’s IP practice group, focusing her practice on domestic and foreign trademark portfolio management. Most often, she provides counsel regarding brand management, strategy and related operational issues involving trademarks and copyright.
For various national and international organisations, Ms Jackson assists with the development, maintenance and protection of their trademark portfolios. She gives opinions relating to trademark selection, protection and infringement issues. She also negotiates and drafts worldwide agreements relating to the licensing and coexistence of IP rights and the distribution of related products.
In addition to providing counsel on product packaging, advertising and marketing materials, Ms Jackson assists clients with the creation and legal implementation of marketing promotions, including sweepstakes and contests that often involve social media. Ms Jackson also works closely with the firm’s IP litigators to assess risk, develop strategy and drive litigation, threatened lawsuits and other IP-related disputes to successful resolution for her clients. Additionally, she handles the IP due diligence and related aspects of complex business transactions, specifically brand acquisitions and divestitures.
Ms Jackson represents clients in a wide range of industries, including consumer products, fashion, retail, animal care, skincare, gaming, food and beverages, financial and software.
She was recently named a Top 200 USPTO Representative by TrademarkNow.