Presentations | 09/16/2015

Brooks Kushman Attorney to Present at MIP Luxury Brand & Retail Forum

Team Contact: Hope Shovein


SOUTHFIELD, Mich. – Brooks Kushman Senior Attorney Hope V. Shovein will present during the Managing Intellectual Property (MIP) Luxury Brand & Retail Forum on September 23, 2015 in London, England.

Panelists will discuss the topic of “Digital marketing as an asset for your brand?” at the event, which is organized by global intellectual property media outlet Managing Intellectual Property.

Shovein focuses her practice on the procurement and enforcement of trademark rights. Her work encompasses trademark clearance searches and opinions, prosecuting trademark applications, managing domestic and international trademark portfolios, drafting and negotiating agreements, preparing and responding to cease and desist letters, and representing clients in opposition and cancellation proceedings before the Trademark Trial and Appeal Board, as well as litigation. She specializes in helping clients enforce their rights in any medium, including the unauthorized use of trademarks and copyright protected material in website content, online ads, spam, social media, online marketplaces and auction sites.

She handles notice and takedown complaints under the Digital Millennium Copyright Act and has successfully represented clients in arbitration proceedings under ICANN`s Uniform Domain Name Dispute Resolution Policy and other alternative dispute resolution policies. Shovein also has experience with administrative agencies such as the FDA and CPSC with respect to product review and clearance.

The inaugural MIP Luxury Brand & Retail Forum will guide and advise attendees on all legal matters ranging from trademarks, brand protection, copyright and advertising law. By discussing the most pressing legal issues facing the luxury and retail industry, this forum will provide cutting edge legal advice and equip attendees with everything they need to know to protect their brands, both physically and online.

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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