Rosaleen Chou focuses her practice on trademark, copyright, and entertainment law. Ms. Chou helps companies protect their brands by developing global brand procurement and enforcement strategies to protect their trademarks. She helps to educate clients and internal business teams about the importance of protecting trademarks and how do to so in an efficient and cost-effective manner. She has experience with U.S. and international clearance work, managing large global trademark portfolios, and enforcing trademarks rights under U.S. and international trademark laws. Ms. Chou also has significant experience litigating trademark disputes before the Trademark Trial and Appeal Board and the Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit. Ms. Chou also regularly advises clients on matters related to licensing, domain names, social media, copyright protection, DMCA issues, trade secrets, and confidential information. She has experience in a variety of industries and technologies, including consumer electronic products, computer software and hardware, clothing and apparel, telecommunications, social entertainment, sports/energy food and beverage products, wine and alcohol, medical devices and pharmaceuticals, biotechnology, and construction/engineering.

While in law school, Ms. Chou interned with the Georgia Lawyers for the Arts, a non-profit dedicated to assisting low-income artists and non-profit arts organizations, where she worked on various litigation and transactional projects in the music, film, and visual art industries. Ms. Chou also interned with Judge Goger in the Fulton County Superior Court. In 2007, she received Litigation Honors from the Georgia State University College of Law.

Prior to law school, Ms. Chou worked as a health economist at Research Triangle Institute where she co-authorized numerous articles related to smoking research. She speaks fluent Taiwanese and conversational Chinese.

Professional & Community Activities

IP Section of the State Bar of California, Member

Georgia State University, Former Intellectual Property Advisory Board Member

Asian American Law Students Association, Former President and President-Elect

Georgia Asian Pacific American Bar Association, Former Student Liason to the Board

Phi Alpha Delta Law Fraternity, Past Vice-Justice

Education

  • Georgia State University, College of Law, J.D. (2008)
    cum laude
  • University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, B.A., Economics (2003)
    highest distinction

Bar Admissions

  • California
  • Georgia (2008)

Admissions

  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit
  • U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California
  • Georgia Supreme Court
  • Georgia Superior Court
  • Georgia Court of Appeals

Who We Are

1080 Marsh Road
Menlo Park, CA, 94025
USA
t +1 650.752.2427
f +1 415.723.7875
Two Embarcadero Center, Suite 1900
San Francisco, CA, 94111
USA

Rosaleen H. Chou

Experience Highlights

Trademark enforcement services for a leading footwear and apparel manufacturer
Represents a leading footwear and apparel manufacturer in trademark litigation and enforcement work. more