Brackett & Ellis is pleased to congratulate Joe Cleveland on being elected Chair of the Intellectual Property Law Section of the State Bar of Texas and for receiving the Fritz Lanham Trademark Award.
Joe Cleveland of Brackett & Ellis, PC was elected Chair of the Intellectual Property Law Section of the State Bar of Texas. He was also awarded the Fritz Lanham Trademark Award in recognition of his significant accomplishments in the legal community related to trademarks.
Mr. Cleveland is the author of the book Fritz Garland Lanham—Father of American Trademark Protection (Bookhouse Group). The book traces Fort Worth Congressman Lanham’s rise from local prosecutor to the halls of Congress where he ushered in sweeping federal legislation that has served as a foundation of trademark laws in this country and around the globe.