Madeleine T. Patton

Staff Attorney

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Madeleine focuses her practice on intellectual property law with a particular emphasis on trademark and copyright matters. Madeleine also has experience counseling on issues involving unfair competition and privacy.

Madeleine assists clients with clearance issues, portfolio development and maintenance, trademark oppositions in the US Patent and Trademark Office, trademark prosecution, both foreign and domestic, and litigation. Madeleine previously served as an Intern at the USPTO.

Admissions

Bar Admissions

  • California

Education

  • University of San Francisco School of Law, J.D.: Comments Editor, USF Law Review; Technical Editor, USF Maritime Law Journal
  • Gonzaga University, B.A., Psychology

Professional Activities

Intern

  • United States Patent and Trademark Office, Trademark Intern, Policy & Petitions Office

Author

  • “How to Protect Users’ Copyright Rights in the Age of Social Media Platforms and Their Unread Terms of Service,” USF Law Review (Volume 53, Issue 3)