Fay Sharpe Counsel Colleen Goss appointed to INTA Publications Committee

Fay Sharpe is honored to announce that counsel Colleen Goss has been appointed to the Publications Committee (formerly the Legal Practice Resources Committee) of the prestigious International Trademark Association (INTA). INTA is a global association of trademark owners and professionals who support trademarks and related intellectual property in order to protect consumers and promote fair […]

Fay Sharpe Partner Sandra Koenig named to INTA Public Information Committee

Fay Sharpe is proud to announce that partner Sandra Koenig has been appointed to a two-year term on the Public Information Committee of the International Trademark Association (INTA). INTA is a global association of trademark owners and professionals who support trademarks and related intellectual property to protect consumers and promote fair and effective commerce. Koenig […]

Fay Sharpe recognized as a top U.S. law firm by Forbes

Fay Sharpe has been recognized by Forbes as a top U.S. law firm in the Forbes “Legal Black Book,” which is a compendium of elite law firms recognized for providing critical legal services to major U.S. and global companies. The methodology for selection is based on a law firm’s track record of providing outside counsel […]

One design patent application can now be used in more than 70 countries

As a result of the U.S. joining the Hague Agreement on Industrial Designs, beginning May 13, 2015, U.S. applicants can file a single design patent application and elect one or more of the 70-plus countries that are members of the Hague Agreement. U.S. applicants should see a reduction of costs because they will no longer […]

Koenig to be inducted May 16 as CIPLA officer

Sandra Koenig, who was recently elected vice president of the Cleveland Intellectual Property Law Association (CIPLA) Board for 2015-2016, will be inducted at the annual CIPLA meeting on May 16. Koenig’s membership with CIPLA dates back nearly as far as her 30-year career with Fay Sharpe LLP in Cleveland, where she practices intellectual property law […]