Taft partner Jonathan Polak was quoted in the article “Bob Knight’s Temper Cost Him In Life. Could It Pay Off In Perpetuity?” which was published by Sportico on Nov. 19. The article discusses Bob Knight’s representatives’ efforts to preserve the public image of the famous coach through commercial opportunities.
Polak is chair of Taft’s Intellectual Property practice and a nationally recognized trial attorney who handles high-stakes cases for both large and small companies around the U.S. For nearly 25 years, he has represented clients in disputes involving trademarks, trade dress, copyrights, rights of publicity, trade secrets, and patents. Polak has appeared before state and federal courts in 25 of the 50 U.S. states, the Trademark Trial and Appeals Board, and private arbitration panels.