We are pleased to announce that Glenn Mitchell has joined the firm to head up IP litigation.  Schwimmer and Associates is now the Schwimmer Mitchell Law Firm.


Glenn is active in all aspects of IP law with a particular focus on trademark, copyright and unfair competition litigation, as well as IP-oriented commercial litigation.  Glenn has over fifteen years’ experience both in the federal courts and before the United States Patent and Trademark Office, as well as litigation and arbitration involving Internet and Domain Name issues.  He has litigated major cases on behalf of entertainment and publishing companies, large retailers and major consumer products companies, among others.  Published decisions include Hormel Foods Corp. v. Jim Henson Prods., Inc., 36 U.S.P.Q.2d 1812 (S.D.N.Y. 1995), aff’d, 73 F.3d 497  (2d Cir. 1996), Henri Bendel, Inc. v. Sears, Roebuck and Co., 25 F. Supp. 2d 198, 48 U.S.P.Q.2d 1948 (S.D.N.Y. 1998) and Tri-Star Pictures, Inc. v. Leisure Time Productions, Inc., 749 F. Supp. 1243 (S.D.N.Y. 1990).


Glenn has written and spoken extensively on Trademark Law, including, most recently, the book U.S. Trade Dress Law:  A Primer for the New Millennium (2002), which is currently available from the INTA”), www.inta.org.  Glenn currently chairs INTA’s Publishing Board.


The Schwimmer Mitchell Law Firm focuses exclusively on intellectual property.  We protect, defend, and manage the brands, domain names, and other intellectual property of some of the world’s leading corporations (and some of the world’s leading start-ups, too). Our practice includes all aspects of trademark, copyright, and trade secret law, including counseling, prosecution, licensing, and litigation.

Please contact us at marty at schwimmerlegal dot com or glenn at schwimmerlegal dot com.