Tucker A. Chambers

Tucker A. Chambers

Associate

Tucker works with clients on a variety of intellectual property matters, focusing primarily on trademark issues. He handles trademark clearance, prosecution, eCommerce enforcement, litigation, and appeals, and counsels clients regarding brand management and IP enforcement matters. Tucker’s passion for this area of law allows him to think creatively to design innovative strategies for achieving clients’ goals. He has deep experience litigating proceedings before the Trademark Trial and Appeal Board (TTAB), in addition to trademark and copyright infringement litigation in federal court. Tucker also has experience with managing global IP enforcement and anti-counterfeiting programs, including rapid takedown of infringing listings on eCommerce platforms (e.g., Amazon Brand Registry, eBay VeRO Program, Alibaba IPP Platform), and litigating domain name dispute resolution proceedings.

Concentrations

  • Trademark and brand management
  • Trademark clearance and registration
  • Online trademark and anti-counterfeiting enforcement on eCommerce platforms
  • Trademark and copyright litigation in federal court
  • U.S. Trademark Trial and Appeal Board proceedings
  • U.S. Patent and Trademark Office proceedings
  • Appeals

Kompetencje

Doświadczenie

  • Representing a leading company in the hunting and outdoors industry with management of global IP enforcement and takedown of infringing listings on eCommerce platforms (e.g., Amazon, eBay, Alibaba).
  • Represented a leading company in the food and beverage industry, managing its trademark portfolio and implementing a national trademark enforcement program.°
  • Represented numerous clients in submitting arguments to successfully overcome trademark registration refusals issued by the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office.°
  • Represented numerous startup companies in trademark counseling, clearance, and prosecution of trademark applications.°
  • Represented a leading company in the food and beverage industry as plaintiff in several cancellation proceedings before the Trademark Trial and Appeal Board, resulting in favorable judgments and cancellations of defendants’ trademark registrations.°
  • Represented a billion-dollar manufacturing corporation as plaintiff in several opposition proceedings before the Trademark Trial and Appeal Board, resulting in favorable judgments and refusal of defendants’ trademark applications.°
  • Represented a large educational corporation as plaintiff in opposition proceedings before the Trademark Trial and Appeal Board, resulting in favorable judgments and refusals of defendant’s trademark applications.°
  • Represented a leading dietary supplement company as the lead attorney handling trial and oral arguments before the Trademark Trial and Appeal Board, resulting in a judgment in our client’s favor and the cancellation of the defendant’s trademark registration.°
  • Represented a large educational corporation as plaintiff in a domain-name dispute resolution proceeding, resulting in an order granting all relief requested and transferring the disputed domain name from the defendant to our client.°
  • Represented a leading food and beverage company in appellate proceedings regarding trademark infringement claims at the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit.°
  • Represented a small business owner in a trademark infringement litigation in federal court, resulting in a favorable settlement for our client after asserting counterclaims against the plaintiff.°
  • Represented a defendant in a copyright infringement litigation in federal court, resulting in the defendant’s dismissal from the case without any payment to the plaintiff.°
  • Represented a leading company in the food and beverage industry as plaintiff in several cancellation proceedings before the Trademark Trial and Appeal Board, resulting in favorable judgments and cancellations of defendants’ trademark registrations.°
  • Represented a billion-dollar manufacturing corporation as plaintiff in several opposition proceedings before the Trademark Trial and Appeal Board, resulting in favorable judgments and refusal of defendants’ trademark applications.°
  • Represented large educational corporation as plaintiff in opposition proceedings before the Trademark Trial and Appeal Board, resulting in favorable judgments and refusals of defendant’s trademark applications.°
  • Represented defendant in trademark infringement litigation in federal district court, leading to favorable settlement.°
  • Represented defendant with successfully opposing a motion for preliminary injunction in a federal trademark infringement action.°
  • Represented a leading dietary supplement company as the lead attorney handling trial and oral arguments before the Trademark Trial and Appeal Board, resulting in a judgment in our client’s favor and the cancellation of the defendant’s trademark registration.°

°The above representations were handled by Mr. Chambers prior to his joining Greenberg Traurig, LLP

  • Law Clerk, University of Minnesota, Office of the General Counsel, 2014
  • Judicial Extern, U.S. District Court for the District of Minnesota, 2012

Sukcesy i wyróżnienia

  • Listed, JD Supra Readers’ Choice Awards, “Top Author – Trademarks,” 2019
  • Listed, Minnesota State Bar Association, “North Star Lawyer,” 2014 and 2018
  • Member, American Bar Association
  • Member, Hennepin County Bar Association
  • Member, International Trademark Association
  • Member, Minnesota Supreme Court Historical Society
  • Fundraising Captain, The Associates’ Campaign, Mid-Minnesota Legal Aid, 2018-2019
  • Volunteer Intake and Project Assistant, Immigrant Law Center of Minnesota, 2010

Kwalifikacje

Wykształcenie
  • J.D., magna cum laude, University of Minnesota Law School, 2014
    • Concentration in Intellectual Property and Technology Law 
    • Managing Editor, Minnesota Law Review
  • B.A., cum laude, Boston University, 2011
Staże
  • Justices G. Barry Anderson, Margaret Chutich, and Wilhelmina Wright, Minnesota Supreme Court, 2015-2016
Posiadane uprawnienia
  • Minnesota
  • Supreme Court of Minnesota
  • U.S. District Court for the District of Minnesota
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eighth Circuit
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit