Elizabeth Tassi is a registered patent attorney and partner of the Intellectual Property and Technology Division. She is detail-oriented and invested in her clients. Elizabeth enjoys developing and implementing forward-thinking and creative strategies for obtaining and enforcing patent, trademark, copyright, and trade dress rights. Her practice includes preparation and prosecution of U.S. and foreign patent applications. Elizabeth also prepares freedom to operate, patent infringement and patentability assessments and legal opinions. She has a background in biology, and her work experience relates to DNA, RNA, proteins, pharmaceuticals, biological treatments, topical treatments, cloning, recombinant technologies, vaccines, medical devices, dental implants, drug delivery, and polymers. Elizabeth's practice also includes prosecuting U.S. trademark applications, managing international trademark portfolios, and analyzing trademark search results for infringement and freedom to operate opinions. She regularly assists clients with cease and desist letter campaigns, DMCA takedown notices, UDRP actions, and litigation involving patent, trademark, copyright, and trade dress infringement claims. Elizabeth has handled a number of proceedings before the federal courts, Trademark Trial and Appeal Board, and National Advertising Division.
Elizabeth is a frequent contributor to the firm’s E-Alert publication series, writing a number of IP-related articles in the areas of top-level domain registration and patent law developments. She provides onsite training sessions to further client knowledge of best IP practices and to help foster a culture of proactive thinking. Elizabeth has also authored the following articles for a local bar association publication: