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Recent Developments in US Trademark Law

Marta Paul spoke on recent developments in US trademark law at the August practice group lunch. Topics included the Supreme Court’s decision in Matal v. […]

Aug 22, 2017  •  Continue reading >

October 2012 Trademark Prosecution Group Luncheon

Topics covered in this month’s trademark group presentation include recent trademark statistics, examination guidelines on specimens, and recent changes to the federal dilution statute. To […]

Nov 9, 2012  •  Continue reading >

New Ex Parte Appeal Rules

The United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) has set forth new rules regarding the ex parte appeal process before the Patent Trial and Appeal […]

Feb 23, 2012  •  Continue reading >

ICANN Approves New Generic Top-Level Domain Names, Including The XXX Domain

ICANN’s Board of Directors has approved a plan to allow an increase in the number of internet address endings, otherwise known as generic top-level domain […]

Sep 22, 2011  •  Continue reading >

U.S. Supreme Court Issues Decision in Microsoft v. i4i Case

The U.S. Supreme Court has handed down a decision in the much-anticipated Microsoft v. i4i case.  In its decision, the Supreme Court affirmed that invalidity […]

Jun 20, 2011  •  Continue reading >

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Marta L. Paul


Marta manages various intellectual property matters for clients involving patents, copyrights, trademarks, licensing agreements, and related litigation. She has extensive experience managing global trademark portfolios for large multi-national corporations, including strategic trademark clearance, prosecution and maintenance efforts worldwide. She also regularly handles the licensing and enforcement of trademarks. Marta represents clients in domain name disputes, including Uniform Domain-Name Dispute-Resolution Policy proceedings, as well.

Prior to joining the firm in 2003, Marta worked with administrative law judges at the Indiana Utility Regulatory Commission. She also worked for one of Indiana’s largest environmental law firms and gained technical experience as a civil engineering intern at a large engineering consulting firm.


  • Purdue University
    B.S., Civil Engineering, 2000
  • Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law
    J.D., 2003

Bar Admissions

  • State of Indiana, Northern and Southern Districts of Indiana, 2003
  • U.S. Patent and Trademark Office, 2005


Super Lawyers Indiana Rising Star, 2010

Professional Associations and Experience

Chair of the Intellectual Property Section of the Indianapolis Bar Association, 2010
Chair of the Intellectual Property Section of the Indiana State Bar Association, 2009 - 2010
Member of the Executive Committee of the Women and the Law Division of the Indianapolis Bar Association, 2005 - 2007, 2011 - 2012

Civic Activities

Volunteer attorney at Neighborhood Christian Legal Clinic
Children’s reading enhancement volunteer at Pendleton Elementary School
Continuing volunteer at Coburn Place Women's Shelter
Operations Committee of the Indy Jazz Fest, June 2008
Workshop leader on patent law at the Girls’ Conference at Sycamore School, March 2004, March 2005, March 2006 and March 2007
Volunteer at the Elegant Vintages International Wine Auction, March 2006 and March 2007

Publications, Presentations and Speaking Engagements

Presenter, “Ethical Issues in Intellectual Property,” hosted by the Intellectual Property Section of the Indianapolis Bar Association, December 2007
Presenter, “Updates on Copyright Protection in Photography,” hosted by the Photo Venture Camera Club in Indianapolis, Indiana, March 2007 and April 2009