Intellectual property disputes regularly involve legal issues that fall outside the traditional subject matter of intellectual property.  At Eastman & McCartney, our attorneys are prepared for the diversity of issues that can ultimately stem from an intellectual property dispute.  Our attorneys have handled a wide variety of cases outside of traditional intellectual property disputes, including professional engineering malpractice, negligence, fraud, breach of contract, breach of fiduciary duty, corporate dissolution, professional accounting malpractice and construction defect.   This diverse litigation background ensures that our firm will be able to fully evaluate our clients options and fully advise them of their rights should litigation be required.

Eastman & McCartney represents clients with a wide variety of intellectual property disputes, including patent, trademark, trade dress, copyright, trade secret, false advertising, and unfair competition.   In addition to representing our clients in U.S. federal court and California state court, Eastman & McCartney also represents our clients before the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office in patent re-examination and interference proceedings and in trademark opposition and cancellation proceedings.