Morris Turek, Esq. helps individuals, businesses, organizations, associations, and educational institutions avoid the high costs and devastating effects of being sued for trademark infringement. He focuses his practice of law almost exclusively on trademark clearance, federal trademark registration, and trademark enforcement matters. He has prepared and filed approximately 4,000 trademark applications in his career and has been involved in dozens of trademark opposition and cancellation matters before the Trademark Trial and Appeal Board (TTAB). Furthermore, Morris advises clients on a range of matters related to copyright, including copyright registration and licensing.
Morris graduated from Saint Louis University School of Law in 2005 and is the owner/founder of YourTrademarkAttorney.com, a law firm dedicated to securing, protecting, enforcing, and defending the trademark rights of its clients. He currently lives in St. Louis, Missouri and serves clients located throughout the United States and in numerous foreign countries.
Scott A. Smith, Esq. is intellectual property counsel for Katalyst Surgical, LLC in St. Louis Missouri, an industry leader in ophthalmic surgical instruments. He has a wide range of experience in intellectual property, including all phases of patent practice, from initial preparation of applications to enforcement. He has experience in procuring patent rights, including preparing applications, prosecution before the USPTO, and appeals. He also has experience in litigating patents in the federal court system, as well as in providing patentability, validity, and infringement opinions. He has worked with a wide variety of technologies, including medical devices, HVAC, consumer goods, electrical connectors, business methods, and vehicle systems. Prior to attending law school, Scott A. Smith worked as an engineer in machine design and refrigeration design.