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Brinks Gilson & Lione IP Litigator Jeffery Handelman Presents at 25th Annual Fordham IP Conference
April 21, 2017

CHICAGO—Trademark attorney Jeffery A. Handelman, a shareholder at intellectual property law firm Brinks Gilson & Lione, will be a panelist for “EU Boards of Appeal & U.S. Trademark Trial and Appeal Board: Where Have They Been? Where Are They Going?” on April 21, 2017, at the 25th Annual Fordham Intellectual Property Law & Policy Conference at Fordham University School of Law in New York.

With more than 30 years of experience in handling complex intellectual property litigation, Handelman focuses his practice on trademark, unfair competition, trade dress, dilution, false advertising, copyright, licensing, trade secret, and Internet-related matters, and his clients include some of the world's best known brands. He has earned recognition nationwide as an authority on trademark law, including practice before the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office’s Trademark Trial and Appeal Board (TTAB). Handelman is the author of the two-volume Guide to TTAB Practice, a leading treatise in the field.

The Fordham Intellectual Property Law Institute develops initiatives to foster progress toward identifying and resolving issues of concern to the IP community and permit policy-makers to formulate integrated approaches to such concerns. It offers a forum for assessing developments that could seriously affect the international IP regime.

Brinks Gilson & Lione is a Patron-level sponsor of the 25th Annual Fordham Intellectual Property Law & Policy Conference. Visit for more information.

Brinks Gilson & Lione

Celebrating its centennial year in 2017, Brinks Gilson & Lione is one of the largest intellectual property law firms in the US, and helps clients around the world to protect and enforce their intellectual property rights. Brinks Gilson & Lione’s more than 140 lawyers, patent agents and scientific advisors assist clients in all aspects of patent, trademark, unfair competition, trade secret, and copyright law. Brinks attorneys provide informed counsel with respect to innovations in a range of complex and valuable technologies, including pharmaceuticals, chemicals, bioengineering, industrial manufacturing, electronics and software, and medical devices. More information is at

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