Oslick , Scott M.
Merchant & Gould P.C.
Address: 80 South 8th Street 3200 IDS Center Minneapolis, MN 55402-2215
Telephone: (612) 332-5300
Overview: Oslick , Scott M. 's education background is American University, Washington College of Law, Washington, District of Columbia, 1997 J.D., Doctor of Jurisprudence University of Maryland, College Park, 1994 ; Scott is an intellectual property lawyer with a focus on trademarks and copyrights. He advises clients on protecting their intellectual property rights and devises strategies for developing clients' intellectual property portfolios. Scott has experience in all areas of trademark prosecution, including trademark clearance and availability opinions, preparing and prosecuting trademark applications and handling appeals before the Trademark Trial and Appeal Board. Scott represents clients in ex-parte appeals, infringement matters, cancellation proceedings and third-party oppositions before the Trademark Trial and Appeal Board. He also has experience in representing clients in Federal Court. Scott has handled trademark, copyright and domain name matters for clients in a wide variety of industries, including consumer electronics, e-commerce, information technology, food and beverages, clothing, sports and general business. He handles matters for Fortune 500 companies, small businesses and individual entrepreneurs, as well as international clients located in the Canada , the United Kingdom , Europe, Australia , Brazil and Israel . Prior to joining Merchant & Gould in 2006, Scott served as an Examining Attorney for the United States Patent & Trademark Office for seven years. During that time, Scott examined over 9000 trademark applications, including applications filed electronically and under the Madrid Protocol. Scott represented the Trademark Office in numerous ex parte appeals and oral arguments before the Trademark Trial and Appeal Board. As a result of his experience at the Trademark Office, Scott is incredibly familiar with the trademark prosecution process. Scott consistently utilizes this knowledge to the benefit of his clients.
Practice Areas: Intellectual Property
Education: American University, Washington College of Law, Washington, District of Columbia, 1997 J.D., Doctor of Jurisprudence University of Maryland, College Park, 1994
Admitted: Maryland, 1997