Adduci, Mastriani & Schaumberg LLP

International Trade Attorneys

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Adduci, Mastriani & Schaumberg, L.L.P. provides thorough, expert counsel to meet clients' unique legal needs in the fields of international trade, intellectual property litigation and customs transactions. The firm’s attorneys are committed to providing excellence by listening to clients, offering realistic legal evaluations and rapidly developing strategies at a reasonable cost. Established thirty-five years ago in Washington, D.C., Adduci, Mastriani & Schaumberg, L.L.P. is recognized as a leader in the field of Section 337 litigation before the U.S. International Trade Commission.


Beau Jackson to Speak at Kansas Global Trade Services’ IP Seminar (May, 2017)


AMS attorney Beau Jackson will be presenting at Kansas Global Trade Services’ upcoming class in Wichita entitled “Intellectual Property: Protect Your Rights.”


Along with Beau, FBI Special Agents Nathan Oubre and Tracey Jenkins will be speaking at the event. Together, they will discuss how to structure foreign contracts in a way that protects IP; how to register IP with U.S. Customs to prevent the importation of competing knockoffs; how to use Section 337 as an enforcement mechanism; current IP policy issues of particular applicability to U.S. companies; and IP resources provided by the FBI.


The class will be held on May 25, 2017, from 1:00-4:30 PM. For more information, including the event schedule and registration details, click here.

Rowan Dougherty Featured in WIIT’s “Women of the Week” (April, 2017)


AMS attorney Rowan Dougherty was featured in The Association of Women in International Trade’s “Women of the Week” earlier this month. Rowan won WIIT’s Outstanding Member of the Year award in May 2016, and previously served as WIIT’s VP of Programming.


For the full post, click here.

Beau Jackson to Speak at Dallas Bar Association Program “Lone Star Strategies for IP in China” (May, 2017)


AMS attorney Beau Jackson will be presenting at the Dallas Bar Association’s May 2 program Lone Star Strategies for IP in China – What Texas Companies Need to Know Now. Beau will address China-specific aspects of Section 337 litigation as part of a panel entitled “Enforcing Intellectual Property Rights in the US.” Other panelists include Conrad Wong (Attorney Advisor, USPTO); Jay Johnson (Partner, Jones Day); Bruce Sostek (Partner, Thompson & Knight); and a government attorney.


The U.S. Patent and Trademark Office, Dallas Bar Association, and the U.S. Commercial Service are bringing together thought leaders and policy makers on China IP issues from U.S. Government, academics, and the private sector to share their insights on critical issues involving China IP that will benefit U.S. IP rights holders. The Dallas event is part of the USPTO China team’s nationwide efforts to help U.S. businesses and inventors understand how they can obtain and enforce IP rights in China.


For more information, including event details and schedule, click here.

Tom Schaumberg and Deanna Tanner Okun to Present at LES 2017 Spring Meeting


AMS attorneys Tom M. Schaumberg and Deanna Tanner Okun will be speaking at the Licensing Executives Society 2017 Spring Meeting. The theme of this year’s meeting is Stronger Economies Through Licensing: Is IP Policy Making or Breaking Your Deals?


Tom will be presenting on “Legal and Economic Considerations Associated with Litigating at the ITC” in the afternoon International Workshop Session on May 10. Deanna will presenting in May 11’s Plenary Session entitled “How the Judiciary is Affecting IP Policy – From Setting Policy to Dealing with Policy.”


The LES 2017 Spring Meeting will be held May 9-11, 2017 at the Willard InterContinental Hotel in Washington, DC. For more information, including the event schedule and registration details, click here.

Deanna Tanner Okun on MSNBC


AMS attorney Deanna Tanner Okun appeared on MSNBC on Thursday, April 6, 2017.


Deanna joined Ali Velshi to discuss US-China trade issues on the occasion of Chinese leader Xi Jinping’s meeting with President Trump.


To watch the segment, click here.

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“This well-established boutique contains the best-known team for Section 337 cases...”
– 2008 Chambers USA Guide


“The lawyers are receptive to working with you on a budget and talking about the expectations on both sides.”
– Client interview from 2010 Chambers USA
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