Seed IP’s Trademark and IP Enforcement & Litigation groups proudly welcome Marc C. Levy as Partner. Marc has more than 20 years of experience in intellectual property litigation and enforcement with a concentration in trademark, false advertising and unfair competition matters. He also applies his extensive litigation and trial experience to provide strategic brand management counseling to help his clients protect and enforce their brands. In the trademark area, he has extensive national experience in preliminary injunction hearings, trials and appeals in federal courts, as well as inter partesproceedings at the Trademark Trial and Appeal Board. He has represented clients in these matters, including preliminary injunction hearings and trials, in federal trial and appellate courts across the country. In the advertising arena, Marc has not only represented clients in the federal courts, but also at the National Advertising Division of the Better Business Bureau.
Marc received his A.B. in Philosophy from the University of California – Berkeley in 1986, and he received his J.D.cum laude from Harvard Law School in 1989. Marc is admitted to the state bars of Washington and Colorado. He is admitted to practice in the U.S. District Court for the District of Colorado, the U.S. District Court for the Western District of Washington, the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Washington, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eighth Circuit, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit and the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit. Marc is also a member of the International Trademark Association (INTA).