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Baker Botts L.L.P.

2001 ROSS AVENUE, DALLAS, TEXAS 75201-2980, USA
Tel:
Work +1 214 953 6500
Fax:
Fax +1 214 953 6503
Web:
www.bakerbotts.com
Austin, Beijing, Brussels, Dallas, Dubai, Hong Kong and 8 more

Paul Reilly

Tel:
Work +1 214 953 6849
Email:
Web:
www.bakerbotts.com/people/r/reilly-paul-j
Baker Botts L.L.P.

Work Department

Intellectual Property/ Trademark/ Copyright

Position

Paul Reilly’s practice focuses primarily on litigation and counseling clients in connection with trademarks, trade dress, unfair competition, copyrights, advertising, marketing, branding, Internet matters, right of privacy, and publicity and design patents. He is experienced in rendering opinions on the clearance of trademarks and copyrights, licensing, and the prosecution of trademark applications in the United States Patent and Trademark Office, including inter partes proceedings before the Trademark Trial and Appeal Board. In addition, he has litigated numerous matters in the federal courts throughout the United States.

Languages

English

Member

New York State Bar; United States District Courts for the Southern and Eastern Districts of New York and the Eastern District of Wisconsin; International Trademark Association; New York Intellectual Property Law Association, Member; New York Intellectual Property Law Association, Internet Law Committee, Former Chair

Education

J.D., Touro College, Jacob D. Fuchsberg Law Center, 1994; B.A., English, College of the Holy Cross, 1988


United States: Intellectual property

Trade secrets (litigation and non-contentious matters)

Within: Trade secrets (litigation and non-contentious matters)

The IP team at Baker Botts L.L.P. is led by Bart Showalter, Kevin Meek, Chris Ryan, who are all based in Texas and experienced in trade secret litigation. Highlights included David Wille's advice to Manitowoc Cranes in a trade secrets misappropriation lawsuit against the Chinese company Sany Heavy Industry. Elsewhere, Paul Reilly and Robert Maier defended PepsiCo against ScentSational Technologies in a trade secret misappropriation case involving a scent used for its drinks packaging. Meanwhile, Tim Durst acted for Samsung Electronics in a claim brought by ZeniMax, which alleged that the client obtained trade secrets from the ZeniMax for its virtual reality technology via its partnership with Oculus and Facebook. Katharine Burke is also highly recommended.

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