Govinda M. Davis

Biography

Govinda focuses her practice on intellectual property law.  Her experience includes counseling clients on all aspects of trademark and copyright law, including court litigation and inter partes administrative trademark proceedings (TTAB proceedings), domain disputes and licensing. She also advises clients through all steps of the trademark application process in the United States and internationally, including selection of a trademark, identifying applicable goods and services, application strategies, and responding to substantive bars to registration. Govinda is also experienced in conducting internet takedowns, implementing anti-counterfeiting strategies and advising clients on advertising guidelines.

Education

  • Seton Hall University School of Law  (J.D., 2012)
    • Intellectual property concentration
  • Northeastern University  (B.A., 2007)
    • Political Science
    • Music Industry Minor

Bar Admissions

  • Ohio
  • New York
  • New Jersey

Court Admissions

  • U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Ohio
  • U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York
  • U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of New York
  • U.S. District Court for the District of New Jersey

Affiliations/Memberships

  • International Trademark Association (INTA)
  • Intellectual Property Owners Association
  • Cincinnati Bar Association – Cincinnati Academy of Leadership for Lawyers (CALL) Class 22
  • Cincinnati USA Regional Chamber
  • LCLD Law School Mentoring Program, mentor

Distinctions

  • Rising Star by YWCA of Greater Cincinnati (2018)