Co-chair Trademarks at Brooks Kushman PC
Elizabeth Janda serves as the co-chair of Brooks Kushman’s trademark practice and has over 30 years of experience in IP law. She manages substantial trademark portfolios both domestically and internationally and works closely with a network of vetted international contacts that the firm has developed over the past decades. Ms Janda handles trademark matters in a variety of industries, including the automotive field; restaurants and food products; advertising and marketing businesses; insurance enterprises; mortgage companies, banks and credit unions; and consumer products and services. She keeps her focus on her clients’ business goals and marketing strategies.
Ms Janda’s work encompasses selecting and clearing trademarks, prosecuting trademark applications, representing clients in trademark opposition and cancellation matters, drafting and negotiating licences and other agreements relating to the use of trademarks and copyright, and policing the unauthorised use or infringement of clients’ rights. She further provides litigation support and consulting on trademark issues and matters.
In addition, Ms Janda assists advertising clients with the review of proper rules and regulations for specific types of product advertising, couponing and sampling. She brainstorms with clients to maintain the broadest possible protection within the realities of that client’s marketplace, taking full account of business goals in shaping an appropriate legal strategy.