Loyanna Grierson

Trademark Administrator Chicago

Summary

Loyanna is a trademark administrator/senior trademark paralegal for Taft's Intellectual Property practice group.  She has more than 15 years of experience in the management of domain name portfolios and use of the Uniform Domain-Name Dispute-Resolution Policy (UDRP) and other Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN) related enforcement mechanisms. Loyanna exerts her influence in the Intellectual Property space through her carefully developed network of “friendlies” at relevant domain name houses and foreign counsel around the world. 

Loyanna also has substantial experience in Intellectual Property transactional diligence, global trademark portfolio management and clearance searching, including involvement in all phases of U.S. and foreign trademark prosecution as well as trademark opposition and cancellation actions. She serves as a practice concierge and works directly with clients on their trademark filings and enforcement throughout the world. She is also well-versed with the use of Intellectual Property docketing software and monitoring deadlines.

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Education

  • Florida State University (1999)

    Bachelor's degree

Professional Affiliations

  • International Trademark Association

    Publications committee member

Community Involvement

  • Greater Chicago Food Depository

    Volunteer

  • Old St. Patrick's Church

    Volunteer, North Lawndale Hope House