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Janet L. Griswold

Paralegal

Education

Oakland University, Certificate
  • ABA Paralegal Studies
Michigan State University, B.A.
  • Journalism

Professional Affiliations

International Trademark Association, 2010-Present

Overview

Overview

Ms. Griswold is a paralegal in the Intellectual Property Department and assists in trademark and copyright matters.

  • Prepares and files U.S. trademark applications and related maintenance affidavits
  • Monitors and responds to action items for U.S. and foreign trademark applications and registrations
  • Obtains corporate documentation as needed in connection with various trademark matters
  • Provides legalization of supplemental documents in connection with foreign trademark proceedings
  • Arranges for recordation of trademark assignments and other instruments in the U.S. and worldwide
  • Provides assistance in responding to office actions, including research and gathering evidence
  • Performs online searches using United States Patent and Trademark Office and World Intellectual Property Organization websites
  • Provides maintenance of docket records
  • Assists in providing franchise disclosure documentation and coordinating franchise registration throughout the U.S.