Date: June 2, 2009
Contact: Kelly Griffith, Marketing Manager
Phone: (612) 492-7514
For Immediate Release
Fredrikson & Byron, P.A. and Attorney John Pickerill
Ranked in CSC® Trademark Insider® Report
Minneapolis, MN June 2, 2009 – – Fredrikson & Byron, P.A. is pleased to announce that the firm and attorney, John Pickerill, were ranked in the CSC® Year End 2008 Trademark Insider® Report. Fredrikson & Byron improved its ranking amongst the top trademark filing firms, jumping almost 30 spots to number 36. Pickerill maintained his position as one of the Top 50 Trademark Attorneys in the country, as determined by calculating the total number of times an individual attorney is listed in the correspondent field of all USPTO applications submitted during the calendar year of 2008.
Pickerill is an attorney in Fredrikson & Byron’s Advertising, Marketing & Trademark Law Group. He protects and defends on all forms of commercial creativity, including trademarks, advertising, design, marketing promotions, and copyrightable works.
Fredrikson & Byron is a 240 attorney law firm based in Minneapolis, with offices in Bismarck, Des Moines, Monterrey, Mexico, and Shanghai, China. We’ve built a reputation as the firm “where law and business meet” by bringing business acumen and entrepreneurial thinking to our work with clients, and by operating as business advisors and strategic partners as well as legal counselors. The firm’s primary areas of practice include banking, corporate, employment, energy, renewable energy, franchise, government relations, healthcare, intellectual property, international, litigation, real estate, securities, and tax. We serve a broad range of clients, including multinational corporations, public companies, privately-held businesses, entrepreneurs, government agencies, and family businesses. Fredrikson & Byron’s attorneys also work with individuals on estate planning, family law, and immigration matters. We are the exclusive Minnesota law firm member of the World Services Group, a worldwide network of professional service providers. More information about the firm is available at www.fredlaw.com.