Patterson Intellectual Property Law

Firm Update


Scott Douglass Selected for Nashville Bar Foundation 2020 Leadership Forum

Patterson Intellectual Property Law attorney, Scott Douglass, has been selected to participate in the Nashville Bar Foundation’s (“NBF”) 2020 Leadership Forum program. The group of 24 Nashville attorneys will meet monthly from September 2019 to May 2020 to learn, collaborate, network, and serve the local community and legal profession. The NBF Leadership Forum is intended for lawyers with three to eight years of experience, encourages diversity in the practice of law, and will aid in building relationships among attorneys with diverse backgrounds and practices.

Scott Douglass concentrates his practice in the areas of trademarks, copyrights, and data privacy by advising clients on licensing, transactions, and litigation in federal court. He is experienced in assisting clients on the adoption and protection of brands for their products and services in a wide range of industries including film, television, music, entertainment, beer and spirits, food and restaurants, professional services, financial services, and pharmaceutical products. He prosecutes trademarks in the U.S. Patent and Trademark office and before the Trademark Trial and Appeal Board. He handles litigation relating to the enforcement of trademarks against third parties, as well as defending companies and individuals against charges of trademark and copyright infringement.