“It’s a pleasure to work with colleagues who have a strong understanding of the intricacies of IP law practice and are willing to assist not only clients but other attorneys in solving complex issues.”
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Jonathan C. Hughley has a wide-ranging intellectual property law practice, comprising the IP aspects of patent prosecution, product clearance, legal opinions, advertising, marketing and promotions, and litigation.
Jonathan has performed patent prosecution and investigation work for several global companies that are leaders in industries that include automotive components, food processing and packaging, consumer products, and irrigation systems. He has also been involved in litigation on behalf of a wide variety of regional, national, and international companies including Bridgetree, Inc., Deere & Company, and TK Holdings.
Jonathan does extensive review of advertising copy, working with clients to ensure legal compliance with federal and state requirements prior to distribution via email, social media, mobile, sweepstakes, and other marketing activities. He also assists clients in compliance with FTC and FDA labeling requirements.
Assisted a Fortune 500 company in determining whether it was free to sell its product in view of competitors’ intellectual property.
Assisted in successful representation of an international information technology company in an action for trade secret misappropriation.
Reviews advertising copy prior to distribution in various marketing channels for a global hospitality company.
Assisted a recent start-up company in securing copyright protection for a graphic novel.