Our Practice Areas

Berger Harris, as part of its strategic relationship with the Harbor Law Group, a Massachusetts-based intellectual property firm, works with its clients to evaluate, enforce and protect their intellectual property (IP) portfolios. Our special counsel’s industry backgrounds and degrees in electrical and chemical engineering and the life sciences allow us to understand our clients’ business and technology.

Intellectual Property Portfolio Evaluation

We work with our clients to understand the extent of, and develop strategies to protect, their IP rights and properties.

Trademark Prosecution

Berger Harris advises its clients on the selection, use, registration, policing, protection, enforcement, licensing and transferring of federal, state, and common law trademarks, service marks, and trade names. We help our clients derive the most value from their trademarks, service marks, and trade names. Our attorneys have litigated trademark disputes in federal and state courts and represented clients in trademark opposition and cancellation proceedings before the Trademark Trial and Appeal Board.

Intellectual Property Litigation

Berger Harris offers its clients a full array of services with respect to litigation to enforce their rights in patents, trademarks, copyrights, and other IP rights. Berger Harris enforces its clients’ IP rights against infringers both large and small. We also zealously defend our clients that are wrongfully accused of infringement. Berger Harris accommodates the needs of both corporate and individual clients by devising a litigation blue print and strategy commensurate with the scope of the infringement and financial resources available. We have represented clients in a number of patent infringement matters, as well as trademark disputes in federal and state courts and trademark opposition and cancellation proceedings before the Trademark Trial and Appeal Board.

Trade Secrets

The protection of trade secrets is a principal concerns for many Berger Harris clients, who often are required to develop innovative products and services in a business environment featuring increasingly short product life spans and diminishing loyalty by employees. Our clients rely on Berger Harris’s proven track record to protect their trade secret-related interests. Our lawyers have successfully represented clients, both as plaintiffs and defendants, at all stages of trade secret investigation and litigation.