Steve Wilson Appointed to Judicial Administration & Trademark Litigation Subcommittee of INTAOctober 24, 2014
Steve Wilson, Chair of the Sports & Entertainment Law Group, Co-Chair of the Intellectual PropertyGroup, and Member of the Litigation and Business Law Groups at Preti Flaherty, has been appointed to serve on the Judicial Administration & Trademark Litigation Subcommittee of the International Trademark Association (INTA) Enforcement Committee.
Founded in 1878, INTA is a global association of trademark owners and professionals dedicated to supporting trademarks and related intellectual property, to promote fair and effective commerce and protect consumers. INTA's members include more than 6,400 organizations from 190 countries, and contribute almost $12 trillion to global GDP annually. INTA is headquartered in New York City, with offices in Shanghai, Brussels, and Washington DC, and representatives in Geneva and Mumbai.
The Enforcement Committee analyzes judicial and administrative rules and procedures affecting the enforcement of trademarks and business identifiers, and develops and advocates policies to harmonize and strengthen trademark rights. Areas of focus include trademark litigation, opposition and cancellation proceedings, courts and tribunals, and discovery.
Steve earned his law degree from Boston University School of Law, where he received honors as an Edward F. Hennessey Scholar, ranked within the top 10% of his 3L class, received a Concentration in Intellectual Property, served as Vice President of the Communications, Entertainment & Sports Law Association (CESLA), and served as Third-Year Editor of American Journal of Law & Medicine. Steve assists clients with domestic and foreign IP protection and litigation.