Scott Gerien

  Scott Gerien is a partner in the law firm of Dickenson, Peatman & Fogarty with offices in Napa and Santa Rosa. He heads the firm's Intellectual Property Department and has been practicing in the areas of trademark, copyright and unfair competition law since his first case in 1996. His experience covers all aspects of these areas of law, including practice before the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO), counseling on protection, licensing and acquisition of intellectual property, and enforcement and litigation in state and federal court. He has represented clients in over 250 administrative proceedings in the USPTO and has filed and prosecuted in excess of 1,500 trademark applications.