Presentations | 08/26/2015

Brooks Kushman Associate to Discuss IP Protection for Artists at “Protecting Your Practice”


SOUTHFIELD, Mich. – Brooks Kushman Associate Anna Heinl will present during Creative Many Michigan’s “Protecting Your Practice” event at the N’Namdi Center for Contemporary Arts in Detroit on August 27, 2015.

Heinl will speak to Kresge Artist Fellows during the event, which will provide artists in the program legal and financial support. Her discussion will focus on the basics of intellectual property (IP) regarding evolving technology and an overview of legal considerations for artists regarding trademarks, copyrights and licensing.

Heinl’s practice focuses on the clearance, procurement, maintenance and enforcement of trademark rights and copyright protection and enforcement work. She helps clients manage IP portfolios, providing clearance opinions, devising filing strategies, negotiating agreements and defending IP rights.

Heinl holds a Juris Doctor from Wayne State University Law School and a Bachelor of Arts from the University of Michigan.

About Brooks Kushman P.C.
Brooks Kushman P.C. is a leading intellectual property (IP) and technology law firm with offices across the nation, and represents clients nationally and internationally with respect to protection, enforcement and monetization of IP, including patents, trademarks, copyrights and trade secrets. The firm has more than 90 intellectual property professionals specializing in various technical disciplines, and has a reputation for providing leading IP counseling with a focus on the business objectives of their clients.

Brooks Kushman counts a number of Fortune 100 companies across a variety of industries among its clients. The firm is also recognized by leading legal publications and rankings, including Corporate Counsel magazine, U.S. News & World Report, Law360, Intellectual Asset Management, Managing Intellectual Property, and Intellectual Property Today. For more information, please visit

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