Thomas Howard for over 25 years has been practicing both complex intellectual property disputes (including copyright, trademark, trade dress, trade secret, Web site infringements and other Internet-related disputes) as well as complex commercial litigation (including breach of contract, interference with contract, breach of fiduciary duty, conspiracy, fraud and fraudulent transfer).
Mr. Howard has won multiple cases both at the trial and appellate levels.
The team of highly skilled attorneys at Mr. Howard's law firm, Thomas P. Howard, LLC, regularly successfully resolves matters for clients in a cost-efficient and effective manner that is rarely seen in today's legal market.
Mr. Howard is extremely familiar with the drafting and negotiation of business agreements, and regularly assists companies in the negotiation and drafting of contractual agreements related to business and intellectual property matters, including contractor agreements, IP licenses, intellectual property rights assignments, etc.
Mr. Howard regularly files trademarks and copyrights on behalf of clients in order to protect their intellectual property rights, and further represents his trademark clients before the Trademark Trial and Appeal Board (TTAB) when any third-party files an opposition to the approval of a client's trademark registration, or when a client wishes to file such an action against a third-party.
Finally, Mr. Howard regularly acts as an expert in other cases involving commercial litigation and intellectual property.