Sean K. Owens | Associate
Practice Areas: Categories: Copyrights, Publishing/Media, Trademarks
Sean Owens is an Associate at Wood Herron & Evans LLP, where his practice includes all aspects of trademarks, copyrights, and related fields involving media, advertising, privacy, licensing, and the internet. He has served as an adjunct professor at the University of Cincinnati College of Law, where he taught “Copyrights,” and he currently co-teaches “Media Law” at UC’s College Conservatory of Music. Sean is also a Board Member and Chair of the Government Relations Committee for the Cincinnati chapter of the American Advertising Federation. He has written and presented on a variety of intellectual property topics, and conducted peer review and editing of the book Computer Games and Virtual Worlds: A New Frontier in Intellectual Property Law (2d ed.), slated for publication by the American Bar Association. A native Cincinnatian, Sean lives in Prospect Hill and spends much of his free time learning the joys and tribulations of owning a 19th Century house.
State of Ohio
University of Cincinnati College of Law, J.D.
University of Cincinnati College of Business, B.B.A., Marketing and Finance double major, minor in Management
Cincinnati Bar Association
Ohio State Bar Association
International Trademark Association
AAF Cincinnati – Board Member and Chair, Government Relations Committee
Cincinnati Intellectual Property Law Association
Torts Uber Trademarks or Trademarks Uber Torts: Liability of Trademark Licensors for the Torts of their Licensees – Cincinnati Bar Association IP Litigation Committee, Cincinnati, OH (12/3/2015)
Torts Uber Trademarks or Trademarks Uber Torts: That is the Question – BNA’s Patent, Trademark & Copyright Journal, 90 PTCJ 3211 (09/18/2015)
Protect Yourself: Why Game Designers Need to Know Patents, Copyrights, and Trademarks – Gen Con Gaming Convention, Indianapolis, IN (2012-2015)
Legal Issue in Mobile and Gamification – American Advertising Federation Cincinnati Digital Non-Conference (2011)