Ms. Ide concentrates her practice in trademark, copyright, design and unfair competition matters. This includes counseling clients on development of branding strategies, and working closely with clients in clearance, prosecution, maintenance and enforcement of trademarks, including inter partes proceedings before the Trademark Trial and Appeal Board. Ms. Ide is experienced in recording trademark registrations before the U.S. Customs and Border Protection to prevent importation of counterfeit or infringing goods.
Ms. Ide also registers copyright applications before the U.S. Copyright Office, and prosecutes design patent applications before the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office.
Prior to joining WHDA, Ms. Ide worked as a legal intern in Boston, assisting with trademark and copyright litigation matters, with particular focus on anti-counterfeiting and prevention of gray market imports.
Outside of work, Ms. Ide enjoys running, playing tennis, and spending time with her family.