PHOENIX, Ariz. (PRWEB) February 05, 2014
Dickinson Wright/Mariscal Weeks is pleased to announce that Attorney Frank Long has joined the firm’s Phoenix office as a Member.
Mr. Long advises clients and represents them in court in matters related to trademarks, trade dress, false advertising, copyright, cybersquatting and trade secrets. He assists clients with the development, administration and strategies for the protection of intellectual property rights, especially trademarks. He has a wide range of experience in advising clients in the management of worldwide intellectual property rights, as well as transactions involving merchandising and licensing agreements for intellectual property rights and transfers of patents, trademarks, copyrights, trade secrets and domain names. His clients include Fortune 500 corporations and small businesses, as well as national and international companies, and franchise systems.
Mr. Long is also an experienced litigator in matters involving intellectual property rights. He is, or has been, counsel of record in numerous recent court, administrative and arbitration proceedings involving intellectual property claims. Also, using a network of contacts among trademark attorneys in other countries around the world, he has helped clients as an advisor on the legal proceedings to preserve, protect and defend intellectual property rights outside the U.S.
Mr. Long is a member of the International Trademark Association, State Bar of Arizona, and the International Franchise Association Membership Committee. He is also an Adjunct Professor for Trademarks and Unfair Competition Law at Arizona State University Sandra Day O’Connor College of Law and sits on the Board of Directors for the Arizona State Parks Foundation. He has been recognized as leader in his field by Southwest Super Lawyers, AZ Business, and Martindale-Hubbell. Mr. Long received his B.A. from Dartmouth College, his M.Sc. in Mineral Economics from the Colorado School of Mines and his J.D. from Northwestern University School of Law. He is admitted to practice law in the states of Arizona and Colorado.
About Dickinson Wright/Mariscal Weeks
Dickinson Wright/Mariscal Weeks is a part of Dickinson Wright PLLC, a full-service law firm with more than 40 practice areas. Founded in 1878, Dickinson Wright has over 350 lawyers in offices located in Detroit, Troy, Grand Rapids, Ann Arbor, Lansing, and Saginaw, Mich.; Columbus, Ohio; Las Vegas, Nev.; Nashville, Tenn.; Phoenix, Ariz. (operating as Dickinson Wright/Mariscal Weeks); and Washington, D.C. Dickinson Wright LLP has over 35 lawyers in Toronto, Canada.