Gerben Law Firm’s Individualized Experiences
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Cease-and-Desist Letter and Negotiation for Travel Agencies – Gerben Law Firm helped a travel agency specializing in cruises to the Caribbean enforce its trademark against a new agent who was heavily advertising an confusingly similar trademark on her website, Facebook page, and several online event calendars. Gerben Law Firm sent a cease-and-desist letter and quickly negotiated the prompt removal of the infringing trademark from the various websites, which were competing with Gerben Law Firm’s client for search rankings.
Take-Down Notices for Designers and Clothing Retailers – Attorneys at Gerben Law Firm successfully removed over one-thousand (1000+) listings from Amazon, Ebay, Etsy and Wanelo containing artwork stolen from a Gerben Law Firm client. The client is a successful clothing designer whose designs and model photos were being stolen by a wide range of infringers, both domestic and foreign.
Trademark Monitoring and Enforcement in the Pet-Care Industry – Gerben Law Firm assisted a client in monitoring the Federal Register for trademarks that were confusingly similar to the client’s registered trademark in the pet-care industry. After notifying the client that a similar trademark had been filed, Gerben Law Firm was able to reach out to the application’s owner before it had even begun selling its goods and services. Through effective enforcement and monitoring, Gerben Law Firm was able to prevent an infringing use from occurring.
Trademark Enforcement for Gyms and Personal Trainers – Gerben Law Firm assisted a personal trainer in registering her trademark with the United States Patent and Trademark Office. After another personal trainer with the same name began offering services in Florida, the client hired Gerben Law Firm to stop the infringing use. After a series of letter and take-down notices to Facebook, Twitter and the infringer’s web host, Gerben Law Firm was able to effectively stop the infringer from causing irreparable harm to the client’s mark.
Online Marketplace Enforcement in the Apparel Industry – The attorneys at Gerben Law Firm assisted an apparel company in enforcing its rights against counterfeiters who were using the foreign wholesale websites Alibaba.com and Aliprotect.com to sell counterfeit products. Gerben Law Firm was able to successfully remove the wholesale listings and cut the domestic counterfeiters off at the source.
Private-Labeled Goods Enforcement – Gerben Law Firm helped a company selling private-labeled product on Amazon.com in the home goods industry with enforcement against over two dozen (24+) counterfeiters who were selling generic products on its branded Amazon listings.
Enforcement in the Food Industry – Gerben Law Firm assisted a large spices and flavoring producer with the enforcement of its large portfolio of trademarks, including cease-and-desist letters to infringers, Settlement Agreements, and persistent monitoring of the USPTO database to ensure the strength of the company’s trademark portfolio.