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  • Education
    • LL.M., Washington University in St. Louis, 2005, Recipient of Intellectual Property and Technology Award (highest ranking student in IP LL.M. program)
    • J.D., Southern Illinois University, 2001, Southern Illinois University Law Journal, Survey Editor; CALI Award - Intellectual Property, Corporations; James O. Monroe Excellence in Writing Award; Excellence in Scholarship Award
    • B.A., Marquette University, 1990

Matthew Smith is passionate about helping clients protect their intellectual property. He concentrates his practice on providing clients counsel across a wide spectrum of issues, including:

•    Licensing

•    Custom software development

•    Hosting

•    Consulting

•    Procurement

•    Intellectual property joint development ventures

•    E-business and intellectual property matters

•    Copyright and trademark clearance and protection

•    Consulting and related agreements

Matthew also provides counsel to clients across all industries in domain name disputes and has represented clients in World Intellectual Property Organization and National Arbitration Forum matters.

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Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, YouTube, blogs, chat rooms and text messaging. Many businesses are increasing their use of these social media and other “wired” sources of communication as marketing or publicity tools, while others still fear the issues that may arise from this new form of media. Regardless of whether a business chooses to participate actively in this “wired” world, it is imperative that organizations understand their use and abuse—and what can and cannot be controlled.
January 25, 2011
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Protecting Intellectual Property Rights: Fundamentals of Licensing
Presented to Southwestern Illinois Entrepreneurship Center
2006
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Intellectual Property: Protecting Your Ideas with Patents and Trademarks
Presented to Southwestern Illinois Entrepreneurship Center
2006
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Phantom Stock Plans: How to Reward Key Employees Wthout Giving Up the Bank
Missouri Independent Banker's Association Director's Supplement
2003
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An Overview of Intellectual Property for the General Practitioner and Corporate Counselor
Presented to BAMSL Continuing Education Seminar
2003