GREENVILLE, SC – March 14, 201 – J. Bennett (“Ben”) Mullinax has been recognized by South Carolina Lawyers Weekly with its 2011 Leadership in Law Award. This annual distinction is given to attorneys who, through their local community involvement and professional accomplishments, have successfully worked to better the legal profession. Mr. Mullinax will be honored at an awards dinner on March 24 at the Francis Marion Hotel in Charleston.
As the founder of J. Bennett Mullinax LLC, Mr. Mullinax focuses his practice on all aspects of intellectual property law. He has extensive experience in the preparation and prosecution of patent applications, preparation of legal opinions regarding infringement, validity, and enforceability of patents.
About J. Bennett Mullinax LLC
In the heart of the Southeastern Innovation Corridor, the attorneys at J. Bennett Mullinax, LLC (JBM) provide responsive service to corporate, individual, governmental, and university clients. The attorneys at JBM support international, national, and regional clients in protecting their intellectual property rights, primarily through the use of patents, trademarks, copyrights, and trade secrets. The firm assists clients in obtaining U.S. Patents, Trademark and Copyright registrations, and provides litigation and licensing support to enforce patents, trademarks, copyrights, and trade secrets.