The Trademark and Copyright Group at Alston & Bird is dedicated to providing worldwide, comprehensive client counseling in all areas of trademark, copyright, trade secret, Internet and false advertising law. Our expertise ranges from portfolio management and strategic planning issues to brand-critical enforcement and litigation matters. Our copyright practice is directed to the protection of computer software, multimedia works, fabric designs, furniture designs, literary and architectural works and all other aspects of copyright protection. Our attorneys also have substantial experience in the rapidly developing area of social media law.
In addition to traditional registration and enforcement activities, our 12 full-time trademark and copyright attorneys also counsel clients regarding international licensing programs, Internet issues, domain name administration and disputes, and infringement opinions. Recently, U.S. News & World Report recognized our attorneys on their list of Best Lawyers for 2013 by ranking us Tier 1 in Trademark Law; only 64 firms out of nearly 10,000 ranked were named Tier 1 in the Trademark Law – National category.