Deitchle + Simone's IP law practice is led by Pam Deitchle, an experienced IP lawyer and litigator. Pam has successfully prosecuted hundreds of trademark applications for businesses headquartered in the U.S. and abroad. She has also worked with a diverse range of clients — from artists, entrepreneurs, and entertainers to start-up tech companies, international restaurant chains, and established businesses — to manage, monetize, and defend their intellectual property portfolios.
Based in Austin, we offer IP services to clients located throughout Texas and beyond. Some services are available at fixed, flat fees. Learn more below or contact Deitchle + Simone to talk about how we can establish and protect your IP.
A business’s most valuable IP rights are typically trademarks, because that’s what consumers and competitors see. When consumers recognize your trademark as a mark of quality, they’re more likely to become repeat customers and consume other products or services offered.
We have successfully prosecuted hundreds of trademarks for nearly every kind of business or enterprise and are particularly well-positioned to help clients identify, develop, and protect trademark assets that can make or break their business. We know how the USPTO works, how to secure registrations, and how to keep them.
We also represent clients in Opposition and Ex Parte Appeals before the Trademark Trial and Appeal Board.
While copyright protection vests automatically when a creative work is made, a copyright owner cannot sue for infringement until the work is registered with the Copyright Office. The timing of the registration may be critical to maximizing remedies for infringement.
We help authors with their copyright needs by ensuring that copyrights are held by the correct owners, because ownership issues can be tricky, especially in employment relationships. We also audit creative portfolios for copyrightability.
We draw on years of experience in a broad range of industries to:
Every business has at least one intellectual property asset that must be protected. Many have IP assets that can be strategically monetized or strengthened. We build, maintain, and monetize global intellectual property portfolios by developing dynamic strategies for:
We can help businesses secure domain names and enforce their rights against cybersquatters.
To consult with us about how our experience can strengthen and protect your IP, contact Deitchle + Simone.