New York, NY (May 16, 2008) -LAWFUEL – Legal Newswire – International law firm Greenberg Traurig, LLP has received a No. 1 ranking in trademark filings in 2007 by Intellectual Property Today for the second consecutive year. The Intellectual Property Today rankings are based on the number of trademark registrations issued in 2007 where a firm/individual was listed as the legal representative on the face of the registration. Presented in the magazine’s May 2008 issue, Greenberg Traurig topped a list that included more than 325 competitors.
“We work diligently with our clients to protect their trademarks so this ranking means a lot to us,” said Susan L. Heller, shareholder and co-chair of Greenberg Traurig’s trademark and brand management practice group. “And while we work with our clients to register their trademarks we know that effective trademark and brand management doesn’t stop there.”
Roxanne Elings, shareholder and co-chair of the firm’s trademark and brand management practice group added, “We actively and effectively manage our clients’ trademark and domain name portfolios across all industries and we’ll work to enforce them against infringers worldwide.”
The Greenberg Traurig trademark and brand management team focuses on strategic trademark portfolio management, trademark and trade dress enforcement and litigation, domain name disputes, trademark anti-counterfeiting, rights of publicity, licensing, and advertising. The team provides services for a wide range of industries, including video gaming and gambling; mobile devices; technology providers; banking and financial services; consumer products; retail and apparel; and film and entertainment. For more information about the group’s practice, visit the team’s web page: http://www.gtlaw.com/Experience/Practices/IntellectualPropertyTechnology.
Intellectual Property Today, published monthly since 1994, focuses on legal issues in patent, trademark and copyright law. The complete Intellectual Property Today “2008 Top Trademark Firms” list can be found at http://www.iptoday.com/articles/2008-5-top-trademark-firms.asp.
About Greenberg Traurig, LLP
Greenberg Traurig, LLP is an international, full-service law firm with more than 1750 attorneys and governmental affairs professionals in the U.S., Europe and Asia. The firm was selected as the 2007 USA Law Firm of the Year by Chambers and Partners. Greenberg Traurig serves clients from offices in: Albany, NY; Amsterdam, The Netherlands; Atlanta, GA; Boca Raton, FL; Boston, MA; Chicago, IL; Dallas, TX; Denver, CO; Fort Lauderdale, FL; Houston, TX; Las Vegas, NV; Los Angeles, CA; Miami, FL; Morristown, NJ; New York, NY; Orange County, CA; Orlando, FL; Philadelphia, PA; Phoenix, AZ; Sacramento, CA; Shanghai, China; Silicon Valley, CA; Tallahassee, FL; Tampa, FL; Tysons Corner, VA; Washington, D.C.; West Palm Beach, FL; Wilmington, DE; and Zurich, Switzerland. Additionally, the firm has strategic alliances with the following independent law firms: Olswang, London, Berlin and Brussels; Studio Santa Maria, Milan and Rome; and Hayabusa Asuka Law Offices in Tokyo.
For additional information, please visit the firm’s Web site at www.gtlaw.com.