Media Coverage | 10/27/2020

Brooks Kushman Shareholder William Abbatt Published in MG Magazine

Team Contact: William Abbatt


SOUTHFIELD, Mich. – Brooks Kushman shareholder William Abbatt was published in MG Magazine in their October 2020 edition.

Abbatt’s article titled, “How to Protect Your Intellectual Property,” discusses the importance of protecting your intellectual property, especially in a dynamic and rapidly growing segment of the economy such as in the cannabis industry. The article also discusses many things to be aware of specifically when protecting your IP as the legal landscape continues to evolve within this industry.

With over 30 years of experience as a patent attorney, Abbatt’s practice covers all aspects of domestic and foreign patent preparation and prosecution, opinions, and intellectual property (IP)-related due diligence investigations, plus litigation and related client counselling. He has experience with various technologies and industries, including aeronautics, automotive, medical devices, computer software, and consumer products.

MG Magazine is a publication serving the cannabis industry professional. They offer a singular focus on the people, plants and products that fuel the unprecedented growth of the cannabis industry, as well as a shared interest in the continued use of cannabis for both medical and recreational purposes.

Click here to read the full article.

About Brooks Kushman P.C.

Brooks Kushman P.C. is a premier intellectual property (IP) and technology law firm dedicated to the advancement and protection of innovations and brands that propel businesses around the world. With offices in Michigan and California, we work alongside corporations, small to medium sized businesses, and leading universities to protect their intellectual property assets. Our attorneys have a broad range of experience in industries and technologies, including consumer electronics, manufacturing, medical device, computer technology, aerospace, chemicals, biotechnology, and retail.

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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