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Lindsay Cohen Schneider focuses her practice on trademark law including all aspects of the development and protection of trademarks, service marks, and trade dress. Ms. Schneider counsels clients on the selection, use, and registration of trademarks around the world. She represents clients in many inter partes proceedings before the Trademark Trial and Appeal Board in the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office. She regularly works with counsel outside of the U.S. for trademark searches, registration, post-registration, due diligence, and international inter partes proceedings. Ms. Schneider devotes most of her efforts to the prosecution, licensing, and enforcement of trademarks. Her practice also involves copyright protection, due diligence for corporate transactional matters, and intellectual property litigation.

Civic Involvement & Honors

    • The Missouri Bar, Pro Bono Wall of Fame, 2013
    • The Missouri Bar, Pro Bono Wall of Fame, 2012
    • Missouri Up & Coming Lawyers, 2010
    • Recent Alumni Advisory Board Past Member, University of Missouri-Columbia, College of Business
    • Volunteer Lawyers and Accountants for the Arts
    • Missouri Up & Coming Lawyers, 2010
    • Recent Alumni Advisory Board Past Member, University of Missouri-Columbia, College of Business
    • Volunteer Lawyers and Accountants for the Arts
    • Volunteer Lawyers and Accountants for the Arts
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Professional Affiliations

    • Washington University School of Law, Adjunct Professor of Law (2012)
    • Past Chair, Patent Trademark and Copyright section Missouri Bar Association
    • International Trademark Association
    • Bar Association of Metropolitan St. Louis
    • Missouri Bar Association
    • American Bar Association
    • International Trademark Association
    • Bar Association of Metropolitan St. Louis
    • Missouri Bar Association
    • American Bar Association
    • Missouri Bar Association
    • American Bar Association
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Publications

  • "The Choice of a New Generation: Can an Advertisement Create a Binding Contract?," 65 Missouri Law Review 553, 2000
  • "Daddy, Will You Buy Me a College Education? Children of Divorce and the Constitutional Implications of Noncustodial Parents Providing for Higher Education," 66 Missouri Law Review 187, 2001
  • "Women in the Legal Profession - Something to Talk About: A Fresh Perspective on Issues Facing Women Lawyers," St. Louis Bar Journal, 2008
  • "From Taster's Choice to Tony Twist: The Right of Publicity," St. Louis Bar Journal, 2006

Speaking Engagements

  • "Why Trademarks Matter," IP and the University: Issues for Academics, Entrepreneurs and Lawyers, 2015 Center for Intellectual Property & Entrepreneurship Conference, University of Missouri School of Law, Mar. 13, 2015
  • "Intellectual Property for the General Practitioner - Trademarks," Bar Association of Metropolitan St. Louis, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010
  • Guest Lecturer for Trademarks Courses, University of Missouri School of Law, Columbia, Mo., 2006, 2009
  • "Best Practices in Electronic Discovery for Trademark Practitioners," Moderator, International Trademark Association roundtable discussion, St. Louis, Mo., 2008
  • "Trademark Enforcement Issues in the United States," Host, International Trademark Association roundtable discussion, INTA Annual Meeting, Chicago, Ill., 2007
  • 8th Circuit and Federal Circuit Review, Bar Association of Metropolitan St. Louis, 2007
  • "Intellectual Property 101: What the General Practitioner Needs to Know about Intellectual Property Law," Copyright Law Panel, The Missouri Bar, St. Louis, Mo., 2006
  • "Rights of Publicity in the United States," Host, International Trademark Association roundtable discussion, INTA Annual Meeting, San Diego, Calif., 2005
  • "International Trademark Searches and Clearance," Host, International Trademark Association roundtable discussion, St. Louis, Mo., 2004