Fishman Stewart Attorney Melissa R. Atherton Elected as Partner

Bloomfield Hills, July 24, 2019 -- Fishman Stewart PLLC is pleased to announce that Melissa R. Atherton has been elevated from associate attorney to partner.  Melissa is an accomplished trademark attorney with eight years of experience at Fishman Stewart.  Melissa joined the firm in 2011 as a law clerk. She was promptly named an associate attorney in 2012. Melissa focuses her practice on a wide … [Read more...]

Melissa Atherton Named “Up & Coming Lawyer”

Bloomfield Hills, MI., November 30, 2016, --- Fishman Stewart PLLC, a leading national intellectual property law firm, is pleased to announce that Associate Attorney Melissa R. Atherton has been named among Michigan Lawyers Weekly’s “Up & Coming Lawyers” Class of 2016. According to Michigan Lawyers Weekly, the thirty honorees have spent less than a decade in practice and display the ambition, … [Read more...]

Barbara Mandell and Melissa Atherton Successful in a UDRP Arbitration Against Serial Cybersquatter on behalf Jet’s America (Jet’s Pizza)

The on line ordering coordinator for Jet’s America (Jet’s Pizza) noticed something fishy when she typed the words www.jetspiza.com into her browser: she was redirected to the ordering page for Pizza Hut.  What was going on? That’s when she contacted Attorney Barbara Mandell for help. Fishman Stewart Attorneys Barb Mandell and  Melissa Atherton agreed that it was unlikely that Pizza Hut itself … [Read more...]