Cindy Caditz evaluates trademark availability and registrability, prepares and prosecutes U.S. and foreign trademark applications, and handles domestic and international trademark opposition. Her practice also includes transactional trademark and intellectual property law such as licensing and contractual agreements. She manages substantial portfolios and protects trademarks in administrative and civil litigation. Cindy's proactive counseling, a hallmark of her practice, has resulted in cost savings and efficiencies for many of her clients. She also counsels in and litigates trade name, unfair competition, and trademark infringement matters.
Cindy is also experienced in e-commerce matters, including domain name registration and application strategies, copyright registrations, cyber security issues, cybersquatting, unauthorized use of trademarks on the Internet, domain name arbitrations, and governance of online activities.
Cindy’s clients have included: Alaska Airlines, Inc., Snak-King Corp., Univar, K-2 Corporation, The Coleman Company, Inc., Sunbeam Products, Inc., Shakespeare Fishing, LLC., Azteca Restaurant Enterprises, AK Media, DaVinci Gourmet, Ltd., Dilettante Chocolates, Inc., Washington Apple Commission and Weyerhaeuser Company, Frank Russell Company, and Recreational Equipment, Inc. (REI).
- U.S. Patent and Trademark Office
- U.S. Court of Appeals Federal Circuit
- U.S. Court of Appeals 9th Circuit
- U.S. District Court Western District of Washington
- U.S. District Court Eastern District of Washington
- U.S. District Court District of Colorado