LOS ANGELES, CA (March 25, 2019) – Venable LLP is pleased to announce that Sarah S. Brooks, a partner in the firm's Intellectual Property Litigation practice in the Los Angeles office, has been elected to serve for a one-year team as president of the Los Angeles Intellectual Property Law Association (LAIPLA). Ms. Brooks has served as a board member of LAIPLA for the last six years.
LAIPLA is one of the nation's premier intellectual property law associations. With more than 900 members, LAIPLA represents a mix of in-house, large- and small-firm, and government attorneys; solo practitioners; and law students and professors who specialize in patent, trademark, copyright, trade secret, and entertainment and technology law.
Ms. Brooks' practice focuses on litigating intellectual property disputes, including patent, trademark, trade secrets, antitrust, and copyright litigation. She counsels a broad range of companies, including consumer product, wireless technology, mechanical device, computer science, biotech, medical device, and toy and sporting companies. She achieves positive outcomes for clients in court with dispositive motions, motions in limine, and Markman hearings. She has also successfully tried cases in federal court, including obtaining a willful infringement jury verdict for a client in the U.S. District Court for the Central District of California.