Brooks Bruneau focuses his practice on intellectual property dispute resolution, as well as counseling clients on registration and protection of their intellectual property.
Brooks represents a variety of U.S. and overseas clients ranging from Fortune 500 companies to start-up companies. His clients’ industries include casual and sportswear clothing, designer clothing and cosmetics, pharmaceuticals, software, large scale and industrial manufacturing, consumer health and beauty aid products, food manufacturers and distributors, publishers, as well as vineyards. All of his clients have come to trust him to protect their intellectual property, and resolve their IP conflicts, because he stays focused on what is best for the client and its business.
In connection with IP disputes, Brooks often quietly resolves disputes in a manner that never involves the courts or press. Rather than seeing a dispute as only resolved by litigation, Brooks’ experience and legal skills allow him to develop creative approaches to provide clients alternative forms of resolution. His personal style is to find the most advantageous way to balance the client’s business goals and legal needs wit...
- Presentations & Teaching Experience
“Strategies for Responding to Cease and Desist Letters”, Roundtable Moderator, INTA Annual Conference, San Francisco, CA, May 2011
“False Patent Marking Claims Are Not Going Away, So Be Prepared”, New Jersey Law Journal Intellectual Property & Life Sciences Supplement, September 27, 2010.
U.S. District Court, District of New Jersey
U.S. District Court, Southern District of New York
U.S. Court of Appeals, Third Circuit
U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit
Penn State Dickinson School of Law; J.D., 1990
Colgate University; B.A., 1986
Prior Law Firm Experience
Porzio Bromberg & Newman, P.C.