Intellectual Property Section

This section provides a resource for lawyers who practice in intellectual property or have an interest in building an intellectual property practice. The practice areas of trademark, copyright, trade secret and patent law fall within this section.

Chair
Andre J. Bahou, Esq.
424 Church Street, Suite 2000
Nashville, TN 37219
Twitter: @ajbahou
LinkedIn: ajbahou/
(615)712-6580
Immediate Past Chair
Merchant & Gould, P.C.
9717 Cogdill Road, Suite 101
Knoxville, TN 37932
(865)380-5977
Staff Coordinator
Tennessee Bar Association
221 4th Avenue N. Suite 400
Nashville, TN 37219
(615)383-7421

Inventor Legal and Business Boot Camp in Knoxville on Wednesday

The TBA will conduct an Inventor Legal & Business Boot Camp on Sept. 20 in Knoxville to educate all attendees about the legal and business aspects of Intellectual Property and its role in starting a business. This program is designed for those who create or own intellectual property (inventors, makers, artists, licensing organizations, etc.) and the attorneys who represent them. Click here for more information and to register.

read more »

Court Square Series Kicks Off in Chattanooga

On Sept. 21, this year’s Court Square series kicks off in Chattanooga at Chambliss, Bahner & Stophel. Kevin Christopher will address common intellectual property issues for general practitioners. Jay Elliott will cover issues attorneys may encounter when handling matters with in-house counsel and Chris Varner will provide a summary of litigation updates. The last session will be a roundtable discussion offering point and counterpoint scenarios in connection with various contract provisions. For more information or to register.   

read more »