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Alexander Ayers and Mark Schmidt recently served as local counsel for Strange Brew, a New England company that sells at-home beer making equipment, in their dispute with the popular Richmond craft brewery Strangeways. At issue in the dispute were trademarks currently held by Strange Brew and trademark applications that were pending for Strangeways. An amicable settlement was reached and both companies are free to continue using their respective names.
An article about the case was published in the Richmond Times Dispatch on January 15th, 2014. Click here to view the full article >