Emily Doan


McNees Wallace & Nurick LLC

Emily Doan practices intellectual property law at McNees. Her work includes domestic and international trademark, and copyright counseling and litigation.

Recently by Emily Doan


Demystifying the Public Domain: A Guide to Copyright Duration

Each year, a wide array of books, films and more lose their copyright protection and can be freely used without permission. This primer lays out the basics for determining the lifespan of a copyrighted work.

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Intellectual Property

Trademarks, Copyrights and Patents: 
A Mid-Year Update

From big brand battles to Supreme Court headlines, the year 2017 set a high bar for 2018 IP law. As we head into the second half of the year, we reflect on developments in trademark, copyright and patent law in the first half of 2018, and developments to watch over the next six months.


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