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Intellectual Property Law

Ann Arbor Corporate Attorney with Intellectual Property Law Experience

We can help protect your business’s intellectual property rights and provide advice on copyrights, trademarks, patents, and trade secrets. We can also assist in many other related services, from drafting confidentiality agreements to advising on intellectual property portfolio strategies, and more.

Explore Choate Law's Intellectual Property Law Services

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Before publishing or selling your written works, or other literary, visual and audio works, contact Choate Law to help advise you or your business on the best strategy for protecting your important intellectual property assets. Kim Choate can also advise on how non-disclosure or confidentiality agreements can help independent authors or composers safeguard their intellectual property, and she can draft the documents you may need. For a consultation, call (734) 773-0723 now.

Copyright Services Include

  • Copyright Counseling
  • Copyright Protection
  • Non-Disclosure / Confidentiality Agreements
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Trademarks and Brands

Strong brand-recognition helps build and ensure a business’s long-term success. To protect the hard work that you have or will put into your business, filing for a trademark or service mark for your company’s name and logo is an important step to ensure your brand's goodwill. Contact Choate Law for counseling on what may be the best strategy for your business, and have Kim help you file for the desired trademark protection. For a consultation, call (734) 773-0723 now.

Trademark and Brand Services Include

  • Trademark Counseling
  • Filing for Trademark & Trade Service Protection
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Other Intellectual Property Services

Intellectual Property is an important asset of many companies. In some instances, intellectual property is critical to a company's long-term success and sustainability, especially for patents and trade secrets. As a Registered Patent Attorney before the U.S. Patent & Trademark Office and former in-house intellectual property counsel, Kim Choate has the knowledge and experience to counsel businesses and corporations in intellectual property transactions and enforcement. Kim has particular expertise and experience in evaluating patent and trade secret portfolios and creating an IP portfolio strategy that balances protection and cost-effectiveness while meeting the corporation’s short-term and long-term objectives.

Kim also has many years of complex litigation experience and has led legal teams that represented both plaintiffs and defendants in patent and trade disputes before federal district courts and the U.S. International Trade Commission. Kim’s experience and knowledge well equip her to advise businesses and corporations alike in patent disputes and enforcement strategies, and other intellectual property transactional legal matters. For a consultation, call (734) 773-0723 now.

Other Intellectual Property Services Include

  • Counseling
  • Disputes & Enforcement
  • Intellectual Property Portfolio Strategy & Management
  • Non-Disclosure / Confidentiality Agreements
  • Patent Licensing & Monetization

Why Work with
Choate Law

As former in-house counsel to global corporations, Kim knows how to avoid risks and expensive disputes with negotiations and rock-solid contracts.

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The Secret to Success is Hiring a Legal Advisor

Many businesses underestimate the value of retaining attorney services until it’s too late. When you hire Kim Choate as your business or corporate counsel, you have the value of a legal advisor to guide your decisions, and ensure your business or corporation has all the legal documentation needed to open a business, hire and manage employees, work with vendors, lease a property, and protect intellectual property. Kim can draft and negotiate your contracts, mediate disputes, and work with your business to help ensure legal compliance, establish cybersecurity and privacy policies, and internal data security processes. But the most significant advantage to retaining Kim Choate as your counsel is her ability to understand your needs, objectives, and budget, and turn it into a strategic roadmap to achieve your unique goals.

Choate Law provides a myriad of legal counsel to businesses and corporations in Washtenaw County, Ann Arbor, Jackson, Ypsilanti, and Southwest Michigan.