Our attorneys have substantial experience in litigating intellectual
property disputes in cases involving trademark, domain name,
copyright and patent issues. Our lawyers have technical backgrounds
in fields such as computer science, electrical engineering,
mechanical engineering, biology, biochemistry, and chemistry.
Our Firm’s team approach to intellectual property litigation
ensures a thorough knowledge of the legal, technical and procedural
issues involved in our client’s intellectual property
We represent clients in a full range of intellectual property
disputes and handle such matters in state and federal courts
and before the United States Patent and Trademark Office.
With our international network of associates, we are able
to coordinate and direct litigation throughout the world.
Our Firm offers a wide range of litigation experience and
prides itself on providing counsel carefully tailored for
maximum effectiveness at the most reasonable cost to our client.
Through the use of technology and due to our close proximity
to key federal courts (including the Eastern District of Virginia, the Southern District of Texas,
the Federal Circuit Court of Appeals and the United States
Patent and Trademark Office’s administrative boards),
we are able to offer top quality litigation services at very
Sometimes, an intellectual property protection strategy requires
the enforcement and defense of intellectual property rights
before administrative agencies and courts. The attorneys at
Roberts Mlotkowski Safran & Cole are experienced in helping
clients in such instances and bring a wealth of experience
to each litigation matter to ensure that clients receive cost-effective
Our litigation related services included the following:
Our lawyers have represented clients in patent disputes involving
a wide variety of complex technologies, including biotechnology
processes and products, business systems, computer systems
and software, consumer products, and chemical processes and
products. These disputes take place before the Patent Office
and in U.S. federal courts.
In trademark actions, our lawyers represent clients in administrative
and court proceedings include prosecuting and defending oppositions
and cancellations before the Trademark Trial and Appeal Board
and litigating trademark infringement and unfair competition
matters in the Eastern District of Virginia and the Southern District of Texas.
• Domain Names
In domain name disputes, our attorneys represent clients before
the World Intellectual Property Organization and other ICANN-approved
domain name dispute providers. We also challenge cyber-squatters
in federal court and seek forfeiture of domain names that
are confusingly similar to trademarks in which our clients
have enforceable rights.
We also represent clients in the enforcement of copyright
claims and in the defense of claims of infringement, in connection
with computer software and a wide variety of literary, audiovisual,
sound recording and other works.