Intellectual Property Attorney in Grand Rapids, MI
Drawing upon 30 years of experience as a Patent Examiner, In-House Counsel and advisor to both small and large companies as well as to individuals, Scutch Law, PLC provides patent, trademark, copyright, and related intellectual property services to clients in Grand Rapids and West Michigan as well as throughout the United States and around the world. From researching and filing initial patent, trademark or copyright applications and handling prosecution issues to the licensing of software and other technology, we are committed to obtaining a favorable outcome in every IP-related matter. We are able to provide big law firm experience without the big law firm price.
Intellectual Property Law And Your Rights
Intellectual property is an emerging and complex area of law and possibly one of the most critical to the success of a business. Intellectual property law involves the protection of corporate identities and ideas of businesses and individuals. An experienced intellectual property lawyer can help you secure your rights in these matters. Any mistake made during the filing or enforcement of your intellectual property claims could be a costly blow to your business.
Whether you are an entrepreneur with an idea you want to market or you are an established business needing sound legal representation, Scutch Law, PLC has the experience to help you through even the most complicated intellectual property issues. Before you present your idea to anyone, be sure that your rights are protected.
Providing Complete IP Services
We help clients in the following areas of intellectual property:
- Patent Application Preparation and Prosecution
- Trademark and Copyright Applications
- Infringement and Validity Studies and Opinions
- Trade Secret Protection
- Antitrust and Unfair Competition
- Licensing and Technology Agreements
- Entertainment Law
- Trade Dress/Unfair Competition
- Litigation and Expert Witness
- Intellectual Property Rights and Protection
- Portfolio Management
- Development Contract Preparation and Negotiations
Patents can be an effective way for you to protect your exclusive rights to your invention, but only when executed properly and properly enforced by a court. As a registered patent attorney, Mr. Scutch has over 30 years of experience working with intellectual property law. With his extensive knowledge of intellectual property and patent law in Michigan, he can help ensure that you’re on the right track as you seek to protect your invention(s).
Branding, logo, slogan, and all other design elements are a great way for you to foster an identity amongst the public. This is why it is instrumental that you properly register and protect your valuable trademarks in order to retain the reputation and quality of your business. Mr. Scutch has years of experience working with trademark registration and protection services in MI, and can assist you with any aspect of trademark application and enforcement in Grand Rapids, MI.
At our firm, we regularly help individuals and businesses with the prevention of unauthorized reproduction and/or distribution of their copyrights-protected works. The legal world of copyrights enforcement and claims has only become more complicated in an increasingly-digital world. Wielding extensive knowledge of copyright law in MI, Mr. Scutch is the ideal choice for legal counsel when dealing with all legal matters involving copyrights.
You might be looking to start or expand a new business, or to make significant changes to your services or goods. In these cases, the licensing of intellectual property rights can prove to be a useful and effective tool. As a seasoned intellectual property law attorney, Mr. Scutch is qualified in all legal matters relating to IP licensing, and can offer the legal counsel that you need.
Don’t delay. Call us at 616.551.0375 to schedule an initial consultation.