W. R. Samuels Law provides business-driven intellectual property counseling, IP portfolio management, and business advisory services that are tailored to meet each client’s needs.

Protecting intellectual property assets can be an important step to move your business forward:

  • Protect your creations from unauthorized copying
  • Secure your company brand and related trademarks
  • Guard your proprietary information from misappropriation
  • Ensure your ownership rights in the marketplace—online or off


Associate Amanda Mergel Joins W.R. Samuels Law

W.R. Samuels Law is pleased to announce that Amanda Mergel, esq., has joined the firm starting earlier this February. Amanda Mergel brings a rich background to the firm, including experience in fashion, music, and entertainment law.  Even more, Ms…. Read more

Bill Samuels Named Top 40 Under 40

In addition to being named a New York Metro Super Lawyer Rising Star for 2013, firm founder Bill Samuels was recently named one of the Top 40 Under 40 IP lawyers in New York for 2014 by the American Society of Legal Advocates (ASLA).  ASLA is an… Read more

Supplemental Register: No Publication, So Then What?

For those who have filed for a US federal trademark registration, you know that once your application has been approved by the Examining Attorney it is then published for opposition by any party that thinks it would be injured by registration of… Read more

Govt. Shut Down, USPTO Open for Business

With all the attention being paid to the US government shutdown, there are a number of agencies still operating and the USPTO is one of them.  It’s business as usual: keep apprised of deadlines and work to secure priority for your… Read more