Cease And Desist Letters

Cease and desist letters can involve intellectual property claims like allegations of trademark infringement, copyright infringement, patent infringement or misappropriation of trade secrets. Cease and desist letters can also involve other claims like defamation or interference with business.

The litigation attorneys at Thomas P. Howard, LLC regularly send and respond to cease and desist letters for an affordable flat rate. Cease and desist letters can be a good option for raising an initial claim of infringement, misappropriation, or defamation, and asking the other party to stop. Cease and desist letters can help facilitate early resolution and settlement without the need for a lawsuit.

Unlike lawsuits, a cease and desist letters is not an “official” court document, like a complaint. However, the party sending a letter may file a lawsuit if you ignore the cease and desist letter. If you receive a cease and desist letter, feel free to contact the attorneys at Thomas P. Howard, LLC for a free consultation regarding the letter to help determine what kind of assistance you may need.

We prepare cease and desist letters and respond to the same virtually every week. Our letters are detailed, with exhibits supporting any claims made. Before writing we conduct a factual analysis and document review, as well as an analysis of the legal issues underlying the claims being made. The likelihood of a quick resolution depends on the circumstances of each case. We use our analysis to prepare and respond to a complaint if the dispute does not resolve.

If you are considering sending or responding to a cease and desist letter, contact the attorneys at Thomas P. Howard, LLC, either via email or by phone at 303-665-9845, for a free consultation to help determine what kind of assistance you may need.