2/1 - Corporate Practice Breakfast (Ticket Required)

February 1, 2023 6:45 AM to 8:45 AM


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Boost Your Budget:  E-commerce Lawsuit Enforcement in 2023

This presentation will discuss enforcement of company trademarks and design patents against online retailers selling infringing products.

Presented by: Jake Christensen and Paul Kitch of Greer, Burns & Crain

Sponsored by: Greer Burns & Crain


  • Kitch Photo Kitch, Paul

    Greer Burns & Crain | Partner

    Paul R. Kitch is a partner with Greer, Burns & Crain in Chicago with significant experience in IP prosecution, litigation, and client counseling.
  • Christensen, Jake

    Greer Burns & Crain | Associate

    Jake M. Christensen is an attorney at Greer, Burns & Crain Ltd. in Chicago, Illinois, where he focuses on litigation and is a member of GBC’s anti-counterfeiting and online trademark enforcement team. Mr. Christensen received his J.D. and a Certificate in Intellectual Property from Chicago-Kent College of Law. While at Chicago-Kent he served as Executive Article Editor for the Journal of Intellectual Property and volunteered at the Chicago-Kent Patent Hub assisting low-income inventors in the prosecution of patents at the U.S. Patent Office. Mr. Christensen received CALI Excellence Awards in Patent Office Practice and Strategies in Intellectual Property. During law school, Mr. Christensen gained experience as a law clerk where he assisted in various phases of trademark litigation and patent prosecution, both at the U.S. Patent Office and internationally.